Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull still has a financial stake in two of the world's biggest tobacco companies despite pledging to limit his stock market exposure to cigarettes.
Adam Gartrell, Kirsty Needham Tony Abbott is claiming victory on his Liberal Party reform push despite his defeat on the floor of the NSW state conference, and denies he and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull are at loggerheads over the issue.
LIndsay Murdoch The explanation comes after he told an audience in China he was cutting off ties with the US.
Fergus Hunter Labor frontbencher Patrick Dodson has panned the government's inaction on the incarceration crisis facing Aboriginal communities, zeroing in on Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion's "appalling demonstration of ignorance" during a Senate committee hearing.
Chris Zappone Criminal hackers have found a way to use web-enabled devices like digital recorders and webcams as coordinated launching pads, or botnets, in this attack.
Adam Gartrell, Kirsty Needham A Liberal Party reform plan proposed by Malcolm Turnbull and Mike Baird has won support at the party's NSW conference, heading off a rival push by Tony Abbott.
Emily Woods One of Rupert Murdoch's UK tabloid newspapers has come under fire, with the British taking to Twitter and urging people not to shun The Sun newspaper over its controversial coverage of child refugees.
Chris Johnson and Chris Roots Racing NSW has launched an investigation into allegations of historical sexual abuse by a high-profile Australian horse trainer.
Nick O'Malley When Dr Tony Beam sits down before the microphone at 7am to begin his breakfast radio shift in rural South Carolina, he wears a pin in his lapel for the North Greenville University, the Christian college at which he is vice-president for student services, and a semi-automatic pistol on his hip.
Esther Han The massive cyber attack that knocked offline Amazon, Reddit and Netflix, has been linked to Wikileaks.