Foreign Minister Marise Payne has urged protesters and Hong Kong authorities to avoid further violence amid concerns over new extradition laws that have sparked a civilian uprising.
A cash-strapped nephew of a wealthy Queensland man was agitated amid a money-fuelled family row two days before his uncle disappeared 20 years ago, a court had been told.
John Morris has described Matt Prior as Cronulla's unsung hero and urged NSW coach Brad Fittler to consider him as a solution to his front-row headache.
A 10-minute flight from a Melbourne CBD rooftop to the airport 19 kilometres away for less than $90 could be a reality sooner than the long-awaited train line.
Cronulla coach John Morris has attempted to play down suggestions the club could lose young gun halfback Kyle Flanagan as they prepare to welcome back Shaun Johnson against Canberra.
A specialist police rapid response unit will be established to combat violent incidents such as terrorist attacks in South Australia.
Queensland bush champion Fab's Cowboy will get a big money chance to regain his title as the winner of the most Australian races for the season.
Opponents of Queensland's gas royalty hike have labelled the move a kick in the guts for the resources sector, but Treasurer Jackie Trad says it's time for the industry to pay more.
A South Australian man who made and sold cannabis-infused fairy floss, Nutella and lip balm says he was using the proceeds to pay his mortgage.
Disgraced Sydney businessman Salim Mehajer has spent his birthday in court as he appeals the severity of his sentence for negligent driving and contravening an apprehended violence order issued to protect his ex-wife.