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Same-sex marriage? Q&A asks whether we should keep marriage at all
  • Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:37

With same-sex marriage about to be put to a postal survey of the electorate, Q&A raised the much more basic question of whether marriage has any p...

Teen stabbed grandfather, applied bandaid, then 'cleaned dishes as he died'
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 22:37

A teenager who murdered her grandfather in Adelaide in a plot to rob him helped him apply a bandaid to one of his stab wounds, then washed the dishes ...

Pararoos shrug off underdog status ahead of world championships
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 20:37

Australia's Pararoos may have the lowest world ranking in their group at International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships, but ...

AGL meets with PM, will consider keeping Liddell power station open
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 16:40

A 90-minute meeting between energy provider AGL and the Prime Minister ends with a range of options, including keeping the Liddell power station open ...

Banks warned over default risk from $500b in 'liar loan' mortgages
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 14:36

Up to a third of Australian mortgages could be "liar loans" based on inaccurate information, warns investment bank UBS, raising the risk of widespread...

Damage to a Canberra home after an apparent drive-by shooting
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:42

Bullet holes in a Canberra home after a drive-by shooting, which police say is not linked to bikies. ABC News

High Court Outsourced
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:39

After being overwhelmed with referrals from Canberra, the High Court decides to free up its schedule and outsource the section 44 cases to judiciaries...

A long night in Miami waiting out Hurricane Irma
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 06:36

Stranded in a Miami hotel surrounded by rising floodwater, the sound of warning sirens and steel flapping in strong winds, Conor Duffy says many Flori...

Live: Hurricane Irma batters Florida coast with fierce winds, storm surges
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 04:36

One of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the Atlantic makes landfall in the US, with Florida residents warned of "a life-threatening situation...

Nearly 2 million without power as Hurricane Irma hits on Florida
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 02:36

Hurricane Irma knocks out electricity to 1.8 million Florida homes and businesses while threatening the state's Gulf Coast with catastrophic flooding ...

Nationals back push to lower speed limit on mobility scooters
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 00:36

A Nationals senator's push to reduce the speed limit on mobility scooters to 6 kilometres per hour has been endorsed at the party's federal conference...

More than 1 million without power as Hurricane Irma bears down on Florida
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 22:39

Hurricane Irma knocks out electricity to more than 1 million Florida homes and businesses while threatening the state's Gulf Coast with catastrophic f...

Wool's man-in-the-mirror incident divides industry
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:35

The wool industry is asking if AWI's chair breached the Corporations Act in the man-in-the-mirror incident. ABC News

'Cushioned by your love till the end': Charity founder Connie Johnson dies
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 18:40

Connie Johnson, the founder of the Love Your Sister cancer charity, dies in hospital. Connie forged a legacy with her actor-brother Samuel Johnson and...

Cowboys break Sharks' hearts with Morgan's extra-time field goal
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 16:41

The North Queensland Cowboys pull off a remarkable extra-time win over Cronulla thanks to Michael Morgan's field goal and advance to the second week o...

Cuba surveys toppled houses and flooded cities in wake of Irma
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:36

Hurricane Irma leaves roofs ripped off houses and flooded coastlines in Cuba's northern coast after devastating islands the length of the Caribbean in...

Connie Johnson's long fight to cure cancer
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 12:36

Faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis, Connie Johnson didn't retreat. She vowed to fight for a cure to stop families being torn apart by the disease....

Australian Rugby Union under threat as influential group pursues rebel competition
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 08:35

The Australian Rugby Union is under threat — squeezed by a Senate inquiry and a small but well connected and influential group pursuing a rebel comp...

Hurricane Irma: Flying into Florida when the message is 'get out'
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 06:37

Hundreds of thousands of Florida residents are fleeing as Hurricane Irma draws nearer, but what happens when it's your job to go in? North America cor...

Nothing between Wallabies and Springboks in 23-23 draw
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 04:38

The Wallabies fail to get their Rugby Championship tilt back on track against the Springboks, with their Test in Perth ending in a 23-23 draw. ...

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