Hospital workers vote to strike in NSW
NSW public hospital workers including paramedics, allied health and security staff plan to strike for four hours as they fight for increased hospital security.
Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack believes new dams and weirs could help boost dwindling domestic water supply in the future.
A Perth jury is considering its verdicts in the retrial of two brothers accused of murdering a business associate over a perceived $300,000 debt.
South Australian researchers have successfully completed trials of a bee sting vaccine that prevents allergic symptoms using a unique sugar-based ingredient.
Instead of pausing for loud bells to stop in the middle of a press conference, Labor leader Anthony Albanese has quipped they were ringing for a Newstart rise.
Pollsters are assessing how they will accurately predict the voting intentions of Australians in the years leading up to the next federal election.
Celebrity chef Maggie Beer says it is heartbreaking to read the wide-ranging complaints about the food served in aged care homes.
The federal government has ruled out helping states and territories pay for the removal of flammable cladding from buildings including apartment blocks.
Former Ipswich mayor Paul Pisasale is facing trial in Brisbane District Court after pleading not guilty to two counts of extortion.
The head of the federal police has hit back at claims raids on media organisations were designed to crush press freedom.
A subcontractor wants the aged care royal commission to look into events leading up to the sudden closure of a Gold Coast aged care home.
Fairfax Media has lost its appeal in the defamation case of international cricketer Chris Gayle, who also lost his appeal over the $326,112 damages payout.
Workers reluctant to leave poor-performing companies for more dynamic ones are keeping wage growth low, new Treasury research shows.
AFL great Nicky Winmar has been charged with assault and will appear in a Melbourne court next month.
Human remains were discovered in dense bushland in Mooroopna on Wednesday afternoon. The body was found in the vicinity of Common Track by members of the public who quickly notified police. Shepparton Police processed the site in the early hours of...
A hotel in Mooroopna is currently taped off by police due to an assault that took place on the premises overnight. Shepparton Crime Investigation Unit acting sergeant Jeff Wren said a person has been hospitalised following the incident. He said the...
Powercor expects power will be restored in Tatura after midday today, after mass outages occurred across the town yesterday afternoon. The first reports of power outages in Tatura were at 3.30pm, due to high winds and heavy rainfall. A Powercor...
AN ECHUCA grandmother was confronted and may have been assaulted just after 6pm. Her family has posted security video in a bid to identify her attacker, who had been waiting on the veranda of the woman’s High St home. In their Facebook post the...