More than half a billion in taxpayer money will go towards building a gas-fired power station in NSW, despite a major report calling for an end to investments in fossil fuels.
US actor Charles Grodin, who scored as a caddish newlywed in The Heartbreak Kid and later starred alongside Robert De Niro in the comic thriller Midnight Run has died at the age of 86.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are preparing to celebrate their third wedding anniversary as a poll has revealed more than four in 10 people think they should lose their titles.
The remains of the so-called Somerton man are being exhumed at an Adelaide cemetery in a bid to solve the more than 70-year mystery over his death and his identity.
A surfer fatally mauled by a 4.5-metre great white shark off Tuncurry Beach on the NSW mid-north coast was desperately warning friends of the danger when he was attacked.
Carrying knives in NSW public schools will be banned as the government moves to close a loophole that allows members of the Sikh community to carry ceremonial daggers to school for religious reasons.
Businessman Govind Kant has become the second Australian to die from COVID-19 in India.
Pools around the country are struggling to recruit qualified swimming teachers and lifeguards to keep people safe in the water.
The paramedics union says the NSW healthcare system is in crisis, with patients being kept waiting for up to five hours in ambulances outside public hospitals.
Teaching isn't the stable profession it once was, a report has found, with one in five NSW state school teachers now employed on short-term contacts.