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More than 600 NSW homes lost to bushfires

The number of NSW homes lost to bushfires this season has passed 600 as crews continue to battle 50 blazes across the state which have again blanketed Sydney in smoke.

Man held over attack on north Qld couple

A man accused of shooting a Townsville woman in the head and bashing her husband with a hammer because they owed him money will remain behind bars charged with attempted murder.

TripAdvisor halts Woking pizza reviews

TripAdvisor has suspended reviews for the Pizza Express in Woking Prince Andrew discussed during his interview about his relationship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

Prince Andrew's statement in full

PRINCE ANDREW'S STATEMENT IN FULL:It has become clear to me over the last few days that the circumstances relating to my former association with Jeffrey Epstein has become a major disruption to my family's work and the valuable work going on in the many organisations and charities that I am...

Women beat med giants in pelvic mesh case

A band of Australian women "treated like guinea pigs" have won their seven-year-long case against three medical giants whose defective vaginal implants left hundreds in debilitating pain.

Morrison 'appalled' by Westpac allegations

Westpac's chief executive says he will personally lead the bank's response into accusations from the financial crime watchdog it persistently breached money-laundering and counter-terror laws.

Severe fire danger to sweep across NSW

NSW is facing widespread severe bushfire danger as predicted hot winds blowing in from the south present yet more challenging conditions for firefighters.

Aust workers underpaid $1.35b every year

A "perfect storm" of union decline and complex industrial relations rules is dudding workers out of an estimated $1.35 billion in underpaid wages annually.

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