Online shopping platforms eBay and Groupon have converged with their offline retail peers by opening pop-up stores to offer instant shopping to beat the Christmas rush and ensure delivery before the crucial date of December 24.
Taxpayers may subsidise training of religious workers for the first time under the Abbott government's proposed higher education reforms.
Two people are dead and another is in a critical condition in hospital after a P-plate driver crashed his ute into an irrigation drain in southern NSW, police say.
Support from his mother and wife mean a child sex offender is likely to get bail with electronic monitoring next week.
A trio of Court of Appeal judges has slammed the conduct of the Victorian government over the reform of the state's gambling sector, casting a shadow over new Premier Daniel Andrew's election victory this week.
Local shares poised to open flat on a weak lead from overseas markets after the European Central Bank disappointed investors with no new plans for fresh stimulus measures.
The Age's Adele Ferguson has been crowned Australia's best journalist, winning the Gold Walkley for her coverage of the financial advisers scandal.
Footage has emerged of a wild brawl at a Sydney music festival in which a man was shown being punched in the head and knocked unconscious.
The Abbott government has diverted $100 million in drought loan assistance to farmers in NSW and Queensland as a widening drought threatens to stoke demand for further aid.
Three people in Sydney have died in recent weeks after waiting 30 minutes for an ambulance.
Multiple children have been stabbed to death and another woman is in hospital with injuries.
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Repeat offender denies charges that could send her to jail.
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