Commercial fishing would be allowed in sensitive coral reefs and pristine waters off Australia under advice set to be presented to the Turnbull government that discards landmark marine protections, conservationists say.
Noel Towell Epic legal struggle sparked by alleged racist conduct against Indigenous grad set to go another round.
Nick Ralston and Ava Benny-Morrison The birth of her first child should have been happiest of times for Sydney mother Phuong Cao but friends say it marked the beginning of when her life began to unravel.
Leesha McKenny and Anna Patty The re-election of Sydney's most controversial deputy mayor has triggered a brawl inside the Labor Party, including renewed calls for an inquiry into Auburn City Council.
Judith Ireland Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said it is "unAustralian" to disrespect women, in a stinging attack on the nation's levels of domestic violence.
Kate Aubusson Australian plastic surgeons have been warned against using a popular Brazilian brand cosmetic implants after European regulators suspended approval for all Silimed medical devices.
Miki Perkins At the launch of a $100 million women's safety package, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said being disrespectful to women was "un-Australian".
Michaela Whitbourn Just three women barristers and 23 of their male counterparts have been appointed appointed as senior counsel.
Esther Han and Shaun Drummond A disability support pensioner with a gambling addiction is taking Cash Converters to court, claiming it broke the law by repeatedly offering her loans it knew she would struggle to pay back.
Paul Bibby A District Court judge who questioned whether paedophilia and incest are taboo should not preside over cases involving sexual offences, the NSW Judicial Commission has found.
Saturday night music is back at the Bayview Hotel after management received the all-clear from their solicitor.