The federal auditor-general has been called on to investigate the Abbott government's funding of the controversial East West Link.
Wagering giant Tabcorp could lose its right to broadcast NSW and Victorian thoroughbred racing to the Seven Network, which is considering stepping in as negotiations between Tabcorp and racing-owned broadcaster ThoroughbredVision Network fall over, sources said.
Corrupt former Labor powerbroker Eddie Obeid left the court a happy man after a magistrate ruled he did not have to surrender his passport.
US stocks rallied, giving the Standard & Poor's 500 Index its biggest gain since October 2013, as energy shares rebounded and the Federal Reserve said it will be patient on the timing of interest-rate increases.
Eyeballing a cat in the morning isn’t that unusual if you’re a toddler. But eyeballing a big cat at Melbourne Zoo, well, that’s something to brag about at daycare.
Sydney's booming property market has lifted the NSW government's finances into the black.
New GrainCorp chief executive Mark Palmquist says the grains giant is facing another challenging year as dry weather hits grain growers across Australia’s east coast.
An Indian IT worker held hostage during the Martin Place siege says he is healing as each day passes, with the support of his wife.
Environment officials raised concerns about planned expansion of Rio Tinto’s Warkworth coalmine.
Former prime minister Julia Gillard has joined the board of mental health organisation beyondblue.