Firefighters had hoped for a day of relative quiet before another looming firestorm but hot, dry conditions meant emergency warnings were issued for three major blazes in NSW and two boys charged with starting a massive bushfire.
It may look like an alphabet soup but it's every working parent's nightmare. Each pair of letters read out at the child sex abuse Royal Commission represents a boy aged between six and 11 whose parents entrusted him to the YMCA's out of school hours or vacation care programs in the southern Sydney suburb of Caringbah between 2009 and 2011.
High-income Australians are the overwhelming beneficiaries of government support for housing, a new report has found, turning on its head the popular perception that it is low-income Australians who get the greatest subsidies through rent assistance.
High-income earners are the overwhelming beneficiaries of government support for housing, a report has found, turning on its head the popular perception that low-income Australians get the greatest subsidies through rent assistance.
The HMAS Melbourne has scuttled two pirate boats and captured nine Somali pirates as part of a multinational taskforce attack on rogue sea operators.
The British capital is losing some of its allure.
Fuel: Houses near thick bush in Brisbane's outer suburbs
Australia has had the biggest jump in new HIV cases in two decades, leading experts to call for urgent action to tackle the disease.
Former Leighton Holdings chief Wal King said he had become ostracised within the construction firm to the point of being 'somewhat of a lame duck' CEO when the company is alleged to have paid a $42 million bribe to win a major project in Iraq.
A 37-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Katherine man Ron Donaldson.
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Katherine's hottest took to the stage in the battle for the Katherine Miss Bikini 2013 title.
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Katherine's finest put on a fantastic show for the second heat of the Katherine Miss Bikini competition.