Motorcyclist dies following collision

A man has died following a collision between a motorcycle and two cars in Sydney's west.

Police seize $5.5m worth of cannabis

Three men have been arrested after a raid in the NSW Riverina uncovered cannabis with an estimated value of $5.5m, two shotguns, two rifles, ammunition and a sum of cash.

Three charged over Melbourne robberies

Three youths allegedly caught by police dumping a shotgun and two machetes following a series of armed hold-ups in Melbourne have been charged.

Accused WA kidnapper caught after decade

A man who has been on the run for a decade over the kidnapping and assault of a woman has been caught in Queensland and extradited to WA.

Mensink 'somewhere in Europe': court

Clive Palmer's globe-trotting nephew is now thought to be in Holland after recently visiting the Boston Medical Center for advice on mental health problems, the Federal Court has heard.

Sledgehammer attack 'out of character'

When Akon Maiwen took ice, attacked two jewellery stores with a sledgehammer and stole $135,000 of gold and watches, he was suffering from a "perfect storm" of emotional distress.

Man injured in Melbourne shooting

A man is being treated for an upper body injury from a drive-by shooting in Melbourne.

Fahour calls time on Aust Post career

Australia Post chief executive Ahmed Fahour has rejected suggestions that criticism of his $5.6 million pay packet forced his surprise resignation, and launched a passionate defence of his record at the postal service.

Vic Grevillea boy given fortnight's bail

A teen offender whose neck was fractured in an attack at Victoria's Barwon Prison has been given two weeks out of custody to turn his life around.

Man charged over Cairns pensioner murder

A 44-year-old Queensland man has been charged over the murder of disability pensioner Robert Duffy.

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