Two people are dead after a high-speed crash involving a stolen ute on the Princes Highway.
Amy Remeikis As Canberra swelled with politicians filing in for budget estimates, there was one notable absence.
James Massola, Clancy Yeates Government stare down claims of $2 billion 'black hole' in revenue its bank tax will raise.
Mark Kenny PM says Australia's century-old defence laws will be adjusted in the wake of the deadly Lindt Cafe siege.
Matthew Knott Anne Aly says bomber fits newer profile of terrorists as young, educated and home-grown.
Amy Remeikis, Communications Reporter Michelle Guthrie forced to defend national broadcaster's editorial independence.
Pallavi Singhal Sydney mum Connie Scully says her 16-year-old daughter "has no idea" about money, and schools should be teaching students basic financial skills instead of higher-level algebra.
Anna Patty NSW construction union boss nine other officials face heavy penalties after being found liable for unlawful industrial action.
Michael Gordon Bill Shorten signals Labor will 'step up' to act on the Indigenous constitution convention.
Patrick Begley As the siege went on, the police psychiatrist became a powerful figure.