Former prime minister Tony Abbott defends his Green Army policy as "good for grass-roots conservation", amid reports the Government is set to dump the employment project.
A court hears the Melbourne man accused of stabbing a French tourist to death in the Northern Territory has "severe" schizophrenia and has been self-harming in custody.
The latest chapter in the Billy Gordon saga can be read in two parts: personal and parliamentary.
Ron Junghans has been pruning and prepping his Christmas trees for weeks in readiness for the festive season when families run around his farm searching for the best looking pine.
A truck driver charged over a fatal crash at Murray Bridge in 2014 "made up" that he had a coughing fit and blacked out at the time of the collision, the prosecution alleges in the Adelaide District Court.
These are the five things you need to know about the debate over carbon pricing.