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ARU decided to axe Western Force in April, inquiry finds
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 02:41

Australian Rugby Union decided to axe the Western Force from the Super Ruby competition well before it looked into the finances of the Perth-based clu...

'I'll always be an outsider': Despite the barbs, Postecoglou's reign a victorious one
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 20:42

Four years on from taking over, Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has delivered World Cup qualification and Asian Cup glory, all the while doing things...

Jedinak leads Socceroos into World Cup with 3-1 win over Honduras
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:41

Australia qualifies for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, beating Honduras 3-1 in Sydney thanks to the magical boot of Mile Jedinak. ...

Opinion: I'm a proud Westie and I voted yes. Don't blame western Sydney for its No vote
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:48

It's a tale of two Sydneys: the east voted yes and the west voted no. And there's no doubt we'll come under attack, writes Dallas Rogers. ...

Live: Socceroos hunting the win that will book their World Cup ticket
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:37

It's crunch time for Australia — can the Socceroos make it to their fourth straight World Cup finals by beating Honduras in their play-off second le...

Why NSW had the largest opposition to same-sex marriage
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:41

Australia's most populated state is also the most divided in the nation when it comes to the same-sex marriage postal survey results, with 42 per cent...

Full SSM survey results: See how people who live near you responded
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:37

Explore the full results of the same-sex marriage postal survey, including breakdowns by state and seat-by-seat. Top Stor...

Live: Yes vote wins in SSM survey, way clear for law change by Christmas
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:39

Australians have voted in favour of allowing same-sex couples to get married. Same-sex marriage will be legalised by Christmas if the Turnbull Governm...

In photos: 'Love is love' as Yes crowds celebrate win
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 06:38

It's a rainbow explosion around Australia as the Yes supporters celebrate victory after 7.8 million people voted in favour of having same-sex marriage...

Former ADFA cadet faces retrial for allegedly raping woman after night out
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 04:39

Former Australian Defence Force Academy cadet Harlan Agresti faces trial for a second time accused of raping a colleague who was allegedly too drunk t...

SA Parliament attempts to pressure Prime Minister to split water and agriculture portfolios
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:48

The SA Parliament will unite to try to force the Prime Minister to split the federal agriculture and water portfolios. AB...

The typical chief executive — a male banker in Sydney
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 22:37

Male, living in Sydney and with a background in finance — that is the typical chief executive at one of Australia's top listed companies. ...

Turnbull arriving home to new leadership test over same-sex marriage
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:45

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrives back in Australia in time for the release of the same-sex marriage survey result, in what is shaping up to be ...

Parents told not to stress too much about toddler screen time
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:40

Parents who restrict the amount of time their children spend on screens and devices may actually be hindering rather than helping them, researchers wa...

Conservative same-sex marriage bill has 'no prospect' of passing: Turnbull
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:11

The Prime Minister dismisses a conservative-backed same-sex marriage bill, warning sweeping religious protections that discriminate against gay couple...

Foreign agents to be forced to declare international links
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:50

Individuals or groups who try to influence Australia's democracy on behalf of a foreign power will be forced to declare who they're working for under ...

How your MP will vote if Australia says Yes to same-sex marriage
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:42

We've asked every federal politician what they intend to do if same-sex marriage gets to a vote in Parliament. On the numbers we've gathered, both hou...

'I'm gone': Gutted Lambie quits Senate in latest citizenship shock
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:56

Jacqui Lambie bids an emotional farewell to the Senate after discovering this morning she is "not as bloody Australian as they come". But the Tasmania...

Canberra music students take centre stage for Bandstravaganza
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 07:19

More than 1,600 music students from public schools across Canberra perform over the three-night Bandstravaganza at ANU's Llewellyn Hall. ...

A recent ABC poll was (almost) rigged by someone at the ABS — here's how
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 02:41

Every few weeks the ABC gives its audience the chance to vote on what stories it should cover as part of Curious Canberra — but this week's winning ...

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