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- Fears palliative care staff shortage could affect dying patients in final days
- The Voice finale hit by guest-star performance issues in the US
- TedX2016 Sydney: Live coverage
- Telstra CEO Andy Penn acknowledges his company has problems
- Move over suburbia, Green Square offers new norm for urban living
- NBN 'five movies' speed promise is optimistic at best
- Chechen strongman Ramzan A. Kadyrov, John Oliver tangle over cat
- Lauren Jackson to the rescue for Melbourne Boomers
- Election 2016: Malcolm Turnbull and Alan Jones meet on-air for first time since 2014 clash
- Canberra mornings: May 25, 2016
- Island dreaming: Ten best island homes for sale in Queensland
- Feminist, shepherd, children's author top book sales at Sydney Writer's Festival
- England v Socceroos friendly: Roy Hodgson tinkers with squad ahead of Euro 2016 tournament
- Johnny Depp mocks Barnaby Joyce: 'He looks somehow inbred with a tomato'
- Man dead after hit and run at Inala
- Why so many international students are getting abortions
- $40 million OzLotto: jackpot goes off but not for WA
- David Jones shows foreigners rule the roost at Australian retailers
- El Nino bows out after driving year of record heat as La Nina lurks in the wings
- ANZ traders admit BBSW a measure of who has the 'bigger balls'
- Search resumes for missing Qld hiker
- ASX 200 companies pay lip service on gender diversity: report
- Senior executives could be part of 'contingent' workforce of the future
- English Premier League runners-up Arsenal FC break the £100 million barrier for prize money
- Wallabies v England June 2016 Test series: Israel Folau ready to face off with former housemate Ben Te'o
- Norfolk Island public servant's wages slashed after rude Facebook post
- My name is Siri. I really can?t wait until some other app controls your iPhone
- French Open 2016: Easy passage for Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, as Andy Murray struggles through
- Twitter adds flexibility around 140-character limit
- Acacia Ridge house fire leaves woman in critical condition
- French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic responds to Nick Kyrgios' comments over umpire bias
- Queensland to catch up on age of consent laws for anal sex
- Man arrested after NSW Police memorial vandalised for second time in a week
- Kiss Bang Love, Channel Seven's dating show, surprises
- Barack Obama stops for noodles with Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam
- ACCI's business campaign to back Turnbull agenda
- Government promises full duplication of Ashley Drive
- State of Origin 2016: Poor record in Sydney already motivating Maroons ahead of opener
- M1 a hot spot for Queensland crashes
- A mural showing Donald Trump kissing Boris Johnson appears in Britain
- State of Origin 2016: Laurie Daley's pledge to pick Robbie Farah now his inspiration
- Property owners on city's green fringe launch challenge to new council laws
- Melbourne Express: Wednesday, May 25, 2016
- Family 'still in shock' as rugby league player dad Damian Jobson is confirmed as being quadriplegic
- Donald Trump cheered housing crisis: Hillary Clinton
- 78-year old Bill Cosby will stand trial over sexual assault allegations
- Bill Cosby to stand trial for sexual assault
- Collingwood revival came after players 'put more skin in the game', says captain Scott Pendlebury.
- Google's Paris offices raided by French tax investigators
- Millgrove Pasta factory in Williamstown North ravaged by fire
- Australia's first P-8A Poseidon aircraft completes its maiden flight
- Calder Freeway crash: Authorities hope to reopen road for morning peak
- Two refugees on Nauru agree to resettle in Cambodia, reviving teetering $55m deal
- Sheffield Shield no ticket to honours for Victorians
- Gold Coast Suns took a risk on Adam Saad, and lost
- Glebe residents protest as McDonald's cafe moves in
- Double fatality in Dandenongs
- Nothing to separate Coalition and ALP on border security
- Clones no more as a secret population of Tasmanian devils discovered
- Adam Goodes racism row spurred Sydney Swans leader Dane Rampe to act on Indigenous issues
- French Open 2016: Bernard Tomic, Samantha Stosur through to second round
- Body of Melbourne climber Maria Strydom recovered from Mount Everest: reports
- Queensland fury at unpaid flood disaster funds
- Election 2016: Parties dial back advertising in week two of the campaign
- NSW Blues have quality in spades but that counts for nothing if there isn't a change in mindset
- MP and community condemn council closure of 'well loved' St Kilda bookshop
- Promoting low-fat diets has 'disastrous health consequences', report finds
- Why Gavin Wanganeen's two teams mean so much to him
- Federal election 2016: New hope versus old hate in Queensland Senate battle
- Regional Queensland TV about to change
- Nigella Lawson on MasterChef Australia is a master stroke
- Federal election 2016: Australian Koala Foundation to campaign in marginal seats
- EgyptAir MS804: Human remains suggest explosion on downed plane, official says
- Parramatta Eels' star Kieran Foran to sue TAB over leaked betting information
- NRL: Bench warfare best bet for Josh Papalii in Origin: Scott Sattler
- Hawthorn's Brad Hill charged with assault
- State of Origin 2016: James Tamou spent 19 hours in hospital before joining NSW Blues
- Victory crash out of Asia in Jeonju
- Khan accused of fabricating trio of armed robbers after discovering three deaths
- Actor Bryan Brown walks red carpet before realising he's not at Sam Neill movie
- Does talcum powder cause cancer?
- First meeting of new Inner West Council shut down amid chaotic scenes
- LRT not up to speed
- Election 2016: Dumped Labor senator Trish Crossin unloads on 'naive, selfish' Nova Peris
- Peter Young spoke out about a man's death. Suddenly, the AFP was looking at his phone records
- Clydesdale investors should not fear Brexit, says its CEO
- Tram project to cost taxpayers $939 million in today's dollars, says ACT government
- How Bill Shorten has the tactical edge on Malcolm Turnbull
- The sizzling sun threw a wobbly ... and started early life on Earth
- Oliver Curtis transferred $100,000 to casino, insider trading trial hears
- Michelle Payne set for long recovery after abdominal surgery
- Referee killer gets life for execution, as family weeps
- AFL tribunal: Port Adelaide Tom Jonas cops six-game ban
- Calder Freeway crash: One dead, six injured in petrol tanker rollover
- Election 2016: Infighting, retirement speculation hits Tony Abbott's campaign for Warringah
- Missing Children's Day a time for families to ask what happened to their child
- Housing stress, poverty and deprivation affect thousands of families: Salvos
Anxiety was constant for 22-year-old Steph Ewing's family during her final days.
Zayn Malik's scheduled performance on the season finale of America's The Voice is up in the air after the former One Direction star was a no-show for a rehearsal on Monday.
What do an intensive care doctor, political cartoonist, quantum physicist, fat activist, neuro-finance expert and survivor of a terrorist bombing have in common? They're all speaking at TEDxSydney 2016, a one-day forum devoted to spreading ideas.
Telstra chief Andy Penn has gone to social media assuring customers frustrated over the network's outages he's reading all their social media comments.
A new urban ecology will bring with it new rhetorical possibilities for reverence, disgust, indifference and interest.
Even if the Coalition's network delivers a constant 25Mbps, which is more than what it's promising, that's not enough for the internet of the future.
When people disappear in the Russian republic of Chechnya - rights activists, journalists and government critics - there is usually no public discussion.
The Melbourne Boomers have been saved from ruin with freshly retired basketball superstar Lauren Jackson playing a pivotal role in a private takeover bid.
It was the rematch set to shake the morning airwaves but Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's Wednesday morning interview with broadcaster Alan Jones can be summed up in one word: truce.
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The friendly against the Socceroos looms as a crucial 90 minutes for England boss Roy Hodgson, who is yet to settle his squad for Euro 2016.
Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has told American late-night television that Australia's Deputy Prime Minister looks 'somehow inbred with a tomato.'
A man has been killed in Brisbane after an alleged hit-and-run.
Poor sex education and unwanted sex has led to a spate of abortions among international students, according to insurers and health experts.
Tuesday night's $40 million OzLotto jackpot has been won - but there was no major joy for WA players.
The latest executive shake-up at David Jones will reinforce the view - rightly or wrongly - that Australian retailers are lacking skills.
After a year of driving global temperatures to unprecedented warmth, the giant El Nino weather event in the Pacific is officially over, raising hopes that drought-hit regions may be in for some relief in Australia and elsewhere.
ANZ traders openly questioned the legitimacy of the BBSW as they suspected rival banks shifted the rate to increase their bonuses, new court documents have revealed.
The search for a man who went missing while hiking in southeast Queensland's Lamington National Park is set to resume.
Companies get real. Gender diversity is more than just paying the issue lip service.
A future workforce of "contingent" senior staff could transform the economy and force businesses to rethink the way they operate.
Arsenal became the first club to break the £100 million barrier in Premier League income this season, earning almost £8m more than champions Leicester City despite finishing 10 points behind them.
It was a pipedream when they were Sydney housemates, but now Wallabies superstar Israel Folau is relishing the possibility of going head to head with fellow former NRL star Ben Te'o.
Amid political intrigue she thought she was speaking her mind. Her boss had other ideas.
I've become slow to respond to my name in public spaces for fear I'll turn and smile at a stranger scowling into their phone.
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams barely got their shoes dusty at the French Open, but two of the top five women's seeds went out and Andy Murray survived the first round by the skin of his teeth.
Twitter is about to get a little less complicated.
A woman believed to be in her 60s is fighting for her life in hospital with severe burns to most of her body after a fire in Brisbane's south.
World No.1 Novak Djokovic says it was unnecessary of Nick Kyrgios to drag him into a verbal stoush with match umpire Carlos Ramos over a controversial code violation call.
After decades of inaction, the Palaszczuk Labor Government will introduce legislation to standardise the age of consent, bringing an end to one of the State's most discriminatory laws.
A man has been arrested after a police memorial in Sydney's CBD commemorating officers who have died in the line of duty was vandalised for the second time in less than a week.
Was Seven's latest dip into the bottomless dating cesspool shocking? Only out of sheer awe that it wasn't as tacky as promised.
US President Barack Obama has tucked into some local Vietnamese fare in Hanoi with celebrity TV food show host Anthony Bourdain.
The nation's biggest employers group will launch a concerted campaign on Wednesday to push support for the Turnbull government's economic agenda, including tax reform and budget repair.
Both sides of ACT politics have now pledged to fully duplicate the major Tuggeranong thoroughfare.
In a move straight out of the Mal Meninga playbook, Cameron Smith and Kevin Walters have zoned in on some poor returns at ANZ Stadium to light some internal fires ahead of next week's opener.
Queensland's M1 has been identified as a car crash hot spot in the state's south east.
A painting that depicts US presidential candidate Donald Trump kissing former London mayor Boris Johnson on the lips has appeared on an abandoned building in Bristol, Britain.
NSW hooker Robbie Farah has revealed his State of Origin inspiration, describing Laurie Daley's public pledge to pick him from reserve grade as a show of loyalty that has him desperate to repay the faith.
Landowners fearing a fall in the value of their property in the green belt to Melbourne's north have launched legal action to reverse strict environmental laws being introduced by their council.
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The Jobson family has had their worst fears confirmed.
Democrat Hillary Clinton, seeking to dampen Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's growing appeal with working-class voters, has accused him of having cheered on the 2008 housing market crash.
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A judge found there was enough evidence for the entertainer to be criminally tried on charges that he attacked a woman in 2004 after giving her drugs.
Collingwood's players as much as coach Nathan Buckley revived the team's season because it was the players, not Buckley, who needed to "put more skin in the game", captain Scott Pendlebury said.
French police and prosecutors swooped on Google's Paris offices, intensifying a tax-fraud probe amid accusations the Internet giant fails to pay its fair share across the European Union.
A major fire ravaged a pasta factory in Williamstown North on Tuesday evening, burning for more than an hour before it was brought under control.
Plane spotters who flocked to see the world's biggest plane land in Perth last week have another reason to be excited with the news Australia's first P-8A Poseidon aircraft has completed its maiden flight.
Authorities are confident the Calder Freeway will reopen in time for Wednesday's morning peak, almost 24 hours after a horror smash that claimed the life of a 49-year-old Ascot Vale man.
New additions would bring the total to seven refugees resettled in Cambodia under $55 million deal with Australia.
The Sheffield Shield and the Australian Test team have become like third cousins, twice removed. You know they're related, but it's hard to remember how.
The Gold Coast Suns have admitted they took a losing punt on Adam Saad's hamstring in the lead up to the round-eight clash with Greater Western Sydney, playing the 21-year-old knowing he risked further injury.
The world's biggest restaurant chain will open a new pop-up store in inner Sydney - and residents are unhappy.
Two people have been killed in a major vehicle collision in the Dandenong Ranges.
It says something about how dire things have become that any Labor or Liberal MP urging a more tolerant approach to asylum is now considered a liability.
Tell-tale devil droppings have blown the cover of a secretive population of Tasmanian devils living in a remote corner of the apple isle.
As the anniversary of Adam Goodes' Indigenous Round war cry approaches, Swans leadership group member Dane Rampe reveals what it was like to see the effects of the drama up close and personal.
?Samantha Stosur has battled through injury to reach the French Open second round following a gutsy third-set fightback, while Bernard Tomic became the third Australian male first-round victor this week.
The body of a Melbourne woman who died climbing Mount Everest has reportedly been brought down from the mountain to be transferred to Kathmandu within days.
Deputy premier scathing of federal government over $1.2 billion.
Spending on television advertising collapsed in the second week of the federal election campaign, as the major parties prepare to blast viewers in the final days before the July 2 poll.
There is no doubting that the 17 players announced this week to represent New South Wales in game one of the State of Origin series are all wonderful footballers in their own right. It now remains to be seen whether they can come together as a team to challenge the might of the Queensland Maroons.
A state government minister has joined locals condemning Port Phillip council's closure of "well loved" St Kilda bookshop.
One expert says it's 'perhaps the biggest mistake in modern medical history resulting in devastating consequences for public health.'
Tex Wanganeen wants to be a vet. What does that mean for Essendon's and Port Adelaide's father-son plans for Prince Alfred College's 12-year-old midfielder ?
Pauline Hanson to battle Indigenous Senator for place in Parliament.
Regional TV broadcasts will look very different from July 1.
Nigella Lawson puts her stamp on MasterChef by being outside the mystery box.
Foundation wants US-style laws to protect koalas from development.
"The logical explanation is that it was an explosion", an official said.
Kieran Foran's lawyers are set to take the first step towards a damages claim against the TAB over leaked details of alleged gambling transactions from his account by sending a concern notice to the betting agency on Wednesday.
He started for Australia this month, but Scott Sattler believes Josh Papalii should have to wait before he does likewise for his state.
Hawthorn premiership player Brad Hill has been charged with assault following an alleged altercation during the pre-season.
James Tamou was in a Townsville hospital bed when Laurie Daley announced his NSW team for game one on Monday, suffering from more pain with an infected butt cheek than he did when a bulging disc in his neck threatened his career.
?Brazilian forward Leonardo has dished out another piece of Asian Champions heartache for Melbourne Victory and put Jeonbuk Motors into Asia's last eight.
Convenience shop owner Adeel Khan only fabricated a story of three armed men who tied him up and set fire to his Rozelle store after he discovered three innocent people had died, the prosecution says.
When veteran actor Bryan Brown turned up to a film premiere on Monday night, nothing seemed to be amiss.
Thousands of women claim talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer, but research into a potential link has produced mixed results.
Dismissed mayors and councillors seize control of a Sydney council chamber.
The bigger issue for the ACT is how the successful light rail consortium will now behave.
The Labor senator whom Julia Gillard forced aside to make way for Nova Peris has unloaded on her 'naive' and 'selfish' successor, who quit Parliament on Tuesday after just one term.
The Department of Immigration sought an investigation by the Australian Federal Police which resulted in a whistle-blowing psychiatrist having his phone records accessed, it has emerged.
The chief executive of Clydesdale Bank says its Australian shareholders shouldn't fret about Britain leaving the European Union.
The build cost is $707 million, government says, as deal reaches financial close
Most of us have highly stereotypical, caricatured views of the parties' respective strengths and weaknesses.
An active but much dimmer young sun helped provide the early Earth with the vital ingredients and warmer climate required for life.
Court hears alleged insider trading duo made healthy profits betting in shifts in the price of shares including Woolworths, JB Hi-Fi, Caltex, Lion Nathan and Harvey Norman.
Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne could be sidelined until the Spring carnival after undergoing abdominal surgery.
Judge describes "cold-blooded" execution of Tony McGrath.
Port Adelaide defender Tom Jonas has been handed a six-game suspension by the AFL tribunal for his ugly hit on West Coast's Andrew Gaff.
At least one person dead and six others injured after petrol tanker crashes on Melbourne freeway during morning peak hour.
Tony Abbott's campaign in the blue-ribbon stronghold of Warringah has succumbed to bitter infighting.
The sister of a girl abducted from a sports oval more than 40 years ago - still without a trace - has urged Australians to remember and help families living with the unspeakable torture of having a child missing for months, years or even decades.
The new poor live hand to mouth with 58 per cent of all children accessing Salvation Army support services classified as deprived.
Brisbane Times National Headlines
- Muslims on what it's like to live in Australia
- High housing prices push more people into poverty: Salvation Army
- Editorial cartoon
- El Nino bows out after driving year of record heat as La Nina lurks in the wings
- Welfare groups put pressure on government over homelessness
- Atop Everest: Frozen bodies keeping an eternal post at the roof of the world
- Australian surrogacy laws need reform, say advocates
- Body of Mount Everest climber Maria Strydom may never leave mountain
- Woolworths trolley collector underpaid $26,000 in less than four months
- Bellamy's bid to purge baby formula market of rival brand Nutriforme
- Gweagal warrior's descendants to travel to British Museum to demand return of Aboriginal artefacts
- Mafia adviser's meetings with Malcolm Turnbull, MPs
- Mount Everest: Maria Strydom and Robert Gropel's tragic adventure
- Australian academic Maria Strydom and Dutch mountaineer die on Mount Everest
- Why people risk their lives in the quest to do good
- Marriage equality: Safe Schools attacks part of the plan to kill same-sex marriage
- Embryo donor mum still waiting for IVF loopholes to be closed
- Sexting linked to early sexualisation of teenagers
- Government mulls diluting power of St John's College alumni
- How police caught father who sexually abused his surrogate twins
- Deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce faces the reality of climate change
- Smoke over Sydney: Welcome to the autumn of the future
- Beneath the black mask: inside Australia's anti-fascist Antifa groups
- Mixed response to story on artist's 'rape representation'
- Alexander Downer flags 'freer movement' for Australians emigrating to Britain
- Lyle Shelton from The Australian Christian Lobby responds to questions on marriage equality
- David van Gend from The Australian Marriage Forum responds to questions on marriage equality
- Major hotel chains shortchange housekeepers tens of thousands of dollars, investigation finds
- McDonald's pay deal: dirty little secret of the penalty rates debate
- Macca's pay: Work with the lot, hold the penalties
- Children's Panadol batches recalled over contamination
- 'Catch yas later' teen said, then ran, leaving mum-to-be dead in horror Hobart smash
- Supporters stay seated as 'Tinnie Terror' accused face Melbourne court
- Fears gig-economy threatens loss of 100 years of workplace rights
- The mouse versus the dragon: Law enforcement struggles against alleged customs drug network
- Customs officials allegedly involved in drug and tobacco smuggling
- Worker sacked by text message after swearing at boss was unfairly dismissed
- Will you still 'like' me? LGBTI teens come out of digital closet
- Melbourne artist filmed having sex with stranger in 'rape representation'
- Commando detained after Baghdad embassy shooting was 'allowed to shower'
- Police raid Melbourne properties linked to five men charged over alleged Islamic State boat plot
- Royal Commission on child sex abuse to target military
- For Australians accused of drug trafficking in China, Hong Kong can make a world of difference
- Australia slammed for locking up refugees on secret ASIO advice
- Michael Lynch's plan to help close Sydney's social divide
- Investment schemes overtake fake romance as the top money-spinner for scammers: ACCC
- Funding to private schools rose 'at twice the rate of public schools': report
- Antidepressants not as effective as previously thought, say doctors
- Confirmed: Southern hemisphere CO2 level rises above symbolic 400 ppm milestone
- National Museum buys Albert Namatjira watercolour painting found at deceased estate
- Health star rating on foods losing the trust of shoppers, say experts
- Creative play: In praise of getting messy
- Murray Goulburn milk farce: why weren't the farmers told?
- Inside the sex life of a college student
- Lux captured: The simple error that brought down the world's worst hurtcore paedophile
- Global sea-level expert John Church made to walk the plank by CSIRO
- Election 2016: On the road with Malcolm Turnbull
- Over-qualified, over-experienced: report reveals systemic age discrimination
- Copyright row over Honey Ant Readers divides community at Yipirinya school
- Victims of hospital ship Centaur to be remembered at Last Post at Australian War Memorial in Canberra
- Diplomats only: The store you're not allowed to shop at
- Angry florists chasing more than $188,000 owed by Ready Flowers
- Defence workers abuse taxpayer-funded credit cards
- Brett Whiteley fake art: Dealer and conservator guilty of Australia's biggest art fraud
- Council amalgamations: Elected officials out and administrators in after Mike Baird sacks 42 councils
- David Cameron's Nigeria 'corruption' comments nearly derail Securency trial, as ex-manager found guilty
- Former South Australian premier Mike Rann to advise London mayor in new role
- What is the problem with Australian schools?
- Parliament House cleaners haven't had a pay rise for four years
- Power workers strike threatens blackouts
- Car rental industry's 'bad behaviour' has gone on long enough, says ACCC chairman
- 'ISIS cheerleader' among five Melbourne men stopped from sailing to Indonesia
- Working mothers put their health second, research shows
- Global warming milestone about to be passed and there's no going back
- Canberra diplomats in black market alcohol and tobacco probe
- NDIS: ad campaign for $22 billion disability reform scrapped ahead of launch
- Ready Flowers angers customers after failing to deliver Mother's Day bouquet orders
- Cutting to the core: CSIRO to end long-standing Antarctic ice, air research
- Construction union claims 'unjust' treatment from Australian Federal Police
- Bottled water boom: Why Australians are paying more per litre than for milk and petrol
- Kiama says no to council amalgamations
- Removalist Christopher Boyce caught conning clients
- Mother's Day explained: The cards, the flowers - the myths, the motivations
- Break the Sound Barrier: Thousands of deaf children slipping through the cracks
- How autism can make the teenage years even tougher
- Budget 2016: How the Turnbull government ignored business advice and cut the dole
- Quiet please: are we losing the right to remain silent?
- Population growth has become Victoria's biggest political issue
- Albatross or platform for economic growth? Budget prompts varied response
- Federal Court finds Australia owes Nauru rape victim a duty of care
- Analysis: Cancer scammer Belle Gibson must be held accountable
- 'That would be tragic': Worries new land-clearing laws will 'gut' biodiversity
- Aussie aid worker faces uncertain path to freedom after Afghanistan kidnap
- Conwoman Belle Gibson faces $1m fines over cancer scam fundraising fraud
- Aviation industry leads survey of Australia's favourite workplaces
- Election 2016: Flat end to the 44th Parliament a bad look for Liberals
- As cold season starts, parents warned of vaporiser dangers
- Greens pledge almost $3b for new batteries to be paid by fossil fuel industries
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons investigates secret recording of exam
- Islamic State recruiter Neil Prakash killed by US strike in Iraq
The Age asked readers who are Muslim what it is like to live in Australia and how they explain extremism and Islamophobia to their children. Dozens of people responded. A selection of their edited responses are below.
An "utterly shameful" number of people are living in poverty, an annual Economic and Social Impact report has found.
The day's big issues as seen through the eyes of the Herald's editorial cartoonist.
After a year of driving global temperatures to unprecedented warmth, the giant El Nino weather event in the Pacific is officially over, raising hopes that drought-hit regions may be in for some relief in Australia and elsewhere.
When Ian Gardiner lost his job and couldn't afford bond, he moved into his Nissan Pulsar.
The bodies lie as they fell, atop Everest.
Shane Woods and Scott Koopman have good reason to consider themselves one of the luckiest couples in Sydney.
The family of a Melbourne woman who died while climbing Mount Everest at the weekend several days ago still have not heard from her expedition company, as they come to grips with the fact her body may stay on the mountain.
A Woolworths supermarket trolley collector was allegedly shortchanged by $26,000 within four months of working.
Two baby formula brands are at war, with one claiming the other poached a lucrative supply deal with Coles.
The descendants of a Gweagal warrior shot by Captain Cook's marines as they landed in Botany Bay 246 years ago hope to travel to London's British Museum to demand the return of Aboriginal artefacts.
Slain gangland lawyer and Mafia associate Joe Acquaro spent two decades cultivating and donating to senior Liberal politicians on behalf of alleged crime figures, even having a private meeting with Malcolm Turnbull.
The Monash University community is deeply saddened by the tragic news of the loss of Dr Maria Strydom on Mt Everest. We are liaising with authorities and our heartfelt thoughts and support are extended to Maria's family, her friends, colleagues and students.
An Australian academic has died and another Australian has been injured while descending from the summit of Mount Everest.
Charity workers go to help the needy, but often find themselves needing help.
The homosexual revolution is coming. Gender queer theory is taking over our schools.
Natalie Parker is disappointed by "the lack of commitment" shown by those in power to fix the flawed donation system.
Teenagers who lose their virginity at a young age are far more likely to send sexually explicit images of themselves to others.
The University of Sydney college has spent four years cleaning up its culture but is still waiting for the government to agree to an overhaul of its council.
On a computer screen in The Hague, surrounded by police from nine countries drawn together to identify child sex abuse victims, an image appeared. It was of an Australian girl wearing her primary school uniform.
It is the moment deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce, a renowned climate change sceptic, confronted the reality of global warming.
Tired of the seemingly endless bushfire haze over the city? Better get used to it.
Australia's ranks of extreme anti-fascists rally under the red-and-black flag of anti-fascist group "Antifa" – an umbrella term covering a loose collection of socialists, anarchists, anti-racists and small-l liberals.
A Melbourne artist's short film clip, which she calls a "self-orchestrated rape representation," has provoked heated debate among Fairfax readers.
Australia's High Commissioner to Britain says Australians should be able to travel freely to the United Kingdom, in comments that will be interpreted as veiled support for those campaigning for Britain to leave the European Union.
What is the Australian Christian Lobby's opposition to same-sex marriage based on? Are you only opposed to the proposition of equal marriage or is the opposition to equality under the law for LGBTI people in general?
What is Australian Marriage Forum's opposition to same-sex marriage based on?
Three major 4- and 5-star hotel chains in Sydney, Melbourne an Brisbane have been found to be short-changing their housekeeping staff.
You would assume that those who work for the country's largest employers, under union agreements, would be paid proper, award rates. Not necessarily so.Not so.
A Fairfax Media investigation has examined hundreds of payslips from McDonald's staff Australia-wide and a leaked roster of one entire store
Children's Panadol is being pulled from shelves, with the national drug regulator warning batches contaminated with invisible fibres could prompt allergic reactions.
16-year-old pleads guilty over death of pregnant woman killed after stolen 4WD he was driving at 110km/h ran a red light and ploughed into her car.
Relatives and friends of five men charged over their intention to sail to Indonesia before heading on to Syria to fight for Islamic State refused to stand for the magistrate hearing the case in a Melbourne court.
Airtasker and Uber business models are threatening hard-won worker protections, law professor warns.
Allegations of corruption within Australia's border agencies have added to fears the law enforcement watchdog is too small to cope.
A network of Australian border security officials is allegedly working for organised criminals, including drug and tobacco smugglers, in the most serious corruption scandal to ever hit the nation's border agencies.
A worker who called his boss an ''old c---'' and was sacked by text message has been awarded compensation for unfair dismissal.
Now you can come out to your all friends on Facebook...anonymously.
His large, veiny hand forcefully pushes her face down to the side, his thumb pressed hard into her cheek.
The Australian security guard being held over the shooting death of a colleague at the Baghdad embassy was allowed to shower before he was detained and had his room partially cleaned, potentially destroying evidence, a former co-worker has said.
Police have raided properties in Melbourne's north and west linked to five men charged over an alleged plan to travel by boat to Indonesia in a bid to join Islamic State.
The Royal Commission into child sex abuse is set to probe claims of widespread assault in the Australian military including against young defence force cadets in recent years.
The case of an Australian ex-jockey caught in China with methamphetamines in his luggage could have been very different - if he had been arrested in Hong Kong.
UN savages Australia after authorities detained five men indefinitely on 'security' grounds, then suddenly released them into the community without explanation.
Leading international arts administrator Michael Lynch returned to Sydney after a 14 year break and was disturbed by what he found.
Investment scams has have now overtaken dating and romance scams as the category with the biggest financial loss to victims.
Union slams government over private school funding increasing at twice that of public schools.
Australian doctors are being urged to scale back their prolific prescription of antidepressants as more research suggests the drugs have been oversold.
A significant marker of rising global greenhouse gas emissions has been passed, with a key monitoring site on Tasmania's north-west tip recording atmospheric carbon-dioxide exceeding 400 parts per million for the first time.
Small Albert Namatjira watercolour found hidden at the bottom of a cupboard in Adelaide sells for $27,500.
Shoppers are confused and losing confidence in the health star rating system, with new research showing only one-fifth always or mostly view the front-of-pack score.
There's a debate raging amongst the pots of glue and crayons: is craft in pre-schools all about presents for mummy and daddy and a waste of time for the kids?
Senior management knew very well their milk price was going sour. So why weren't the farmers told?
As told to Fairfax Media by a former college student at one of Sydney's universities.
Police knew there was a house on the outer fringes of suburban Melbourne, in South Morang. A family home. Mother, father, son and daughter.
For John Church, a leading authority on sea-level rise caused by global warming, there was much that was fitting – and yet callous – about being sacked at sea.
Sunday 8 May, Canberra
After taking redundancy at 45, educated professional Viktoria Rother was sure she'd find full-time work.
A dispute over who owns the intellectual property in a series of Aboriginal readers produced at an independent Indigenous school in Alice Springs has laid bare deep rifts between the Indigenous community and the white professionals who were seen as the saviours of the school.
My family has been granted the rare honour and extraordinary privilege of having the life story of a relative read out at the Last Post service at the Australian War Memorial.
Being a diplomat has its perks, especially if you like booze.
Customers are outraged their Ready Flowers bouquets never arrived. But for the florists, the story is much worse.
Round of golf, anyone? Audit shows Defence Department lacks control of credit cards.
Two men sold three forged Brett Whiteley paintings for $3.6 million.
Unelected administrators will run 19 new councils in NSW for more than a year, after the Baird government sacked mayors and councillors from 42 councils on Thursday and drew fire for trashing local democracy.
Trial of former manager of Australian banknote company nearly derailed by the British PM.
One of Australia's most successful politicians has been appointed to advise the new Mayor of London.
Australian students will continue to slip behind in reading, maths and science unless there is urgent action from all governments, a new report has warned.
Parliament House cleaners haven't had a pay rise for four years, while watching Canberra's rates and rents skyrocket.
And they won't be leaving a skeleton staff to deal with crises.
Hertz is repaying customers it wrongly charged - but what about those outside the refund period?
Would-be tinnie soldiers arrested in Cairns before fulfilling a bizarre plan to get to Syria.
The people who work more hours than a CEO and "soldier on" when ill.
A major climate change marker is about to be passed.
Foreign diplomats based in Canberra are being investigated for their alleged involvement in the black market trade of alcohol and tobacco.
The government is relying on a social media push and community meetings to reach thousands of potential participants.
A florist business that has made the most of Google search doesn't actually make bouquets.
CSIRO plans to close its ice lab and cease key Antarctic science activities, moves that scientists warn will damage Australia's international partnerships and run counter to a new $2 billion-plus government plan for the region.
Union officials have launched an extraordinary attack on the Australian Federal Police, accusing the force of adopting an "unbalanced and aggressive" approach to union activities and executing the Turnbull government's union-busting ambitions.
It's expensive and environmentally devastating so why are bottled water sales going through the roof?
The first electoral test of the NSW Government's plan for council amalgamation shows strong opposition to the scheme
As a national removalist, Christopher Boyce reassured prospective clients they were about to sign up to an all-inclusive "gold service" relocation package. In reality, it was "the stuff of nightmares".
Mother's Day has its roots in ancient times when goddesses held sway
It was only when teachers raised concerns about her son that Tenille realised there was a problem.
For the first time, researchers ask teenagers with Autism Spectrum Disorder about their battles to be happy.
It is not every day business leaders and welfare groups line up to give the government the same message, but before the budget they were in lock-step on a key point – that the dole should be increased.
The din of modern life is so loud we are losing opportunities for quiet contemplation.
Population growth must be addressed to ensure future prosperity and health.
It's a tricky business, putting out a federal budget. It's tricky getting the politics right.
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton owes a young African refugee raped on Nauru a duty of care, and must not force her to terminate her pregnancy in Papua New Guinea, the Federal Court ruled on Friday.
Belle Gibson will likely be hauled before the court after action by Consumer Affairs Victoria.
The government says its new native vegetation laws will protect biodiversity. Even the Queensland government warns against them.
Veteran aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson was banking on a "blend-in" strategy to try to avoid the many hostile groups posing a deadly threat to Westerners in Afghanistan.
Disgraced "wellness" blogger Belle Gibson could face hefty fines after Victoria's consumer watchdog launched legal action against her company.
The tyranny of distance has proved a boon to one industry in its ability to attract recruits.
At one point, as Turnbull got to his feet, 35 government MPs could be seen on their phones and tablets or working through papers.
Doctors have urged parents to take care using steam vaporisers, after a hospital study found one child a month suffered burns from the popular devices.
The Greens have ambitious plans around energy storage and will use budget negotiations to advance the latest breakthroughs in renewables.
A secret recording of a high stakes medical exam that purports to expose discrimination against a trainee within the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons is being investigated.
The most senior Australian fighting with Islamic State, Neil Prakash, has been killed in a US air strike in Iraq.
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