Prime Minister Tony Abbott has attempted to deflect questions about his leadership, providing a less than confident answer when asked if he expects to hold the job by the end of next week.
Dan Proudman Terminal lung cancer is taking Sandra McSavaney's body, but the disappearance of one of her daughters is destroying her soul.
Beau Donelly Only a fraction of potentially dangerous electrical cabling fitted in 40,000 homes and businesses across Australia has been replaced in the six months since a national recall was announced.
Megan Levy A school teacher has been charged after allegedly sexually assaulting a female student at a school on the NSW south coast, police say.
Noel Towell Merger of ABS and AIHW a "done deal", insiders say.
Noel Towell Immigration boss moves to plug gaps left by high-level defections.
Megan Levy The Friday morning train commute was disrupted for residents in Sydney's eastern suburbs after a problem with the track forced the closure of the line in both directions between Central and Bondi Junction.
Luke Malpass It was a case of assiduous avoidance as Joe Hockey and Malcolm Turnbull circled each other but did not come into contact at the 120th anniversary function of the Australian Jewish News and a launch of a book marking the occasion.
Lisa Cox It's the shortest but possibly also the most amusing press statement of all time.
Michael Koziol They are rivals in the boardrooms, on the stockmarket and at the courthouse - but it's out on the water where the scores are really settled.