Capital city home prices rose 0.3% in Aug.

Dwelling prices have risen an average of just 0.3 per cent in Australia's capital cities, to…

Long-term NRL deals a problem: Lawrence

Wests Tigers veteran Chris Lawrence says he has yet to be tapped on the shoulder to…

Business as usual at union probe: Abbott

Tony Abbott has declared "business as usual" at the unions royal commission, as the labour movement…

Rape victim father linked to Manus bus hijack

The father of a Manus Island woman allegedly raped by three Australian immigration detention centre guards…

Ancient sea scorpion discovered in US

A monstrous creature from the distant past, named after a Trojan War ship, could have stepped…

Turkey charges British journos

A Turkish court has formally charged three employees of Vice News with having links to a…

Cabinet not rushing competition law change

The federal government isn't rushing to support changes to competition law that would enhance protections for…

Plastic in guts of 99 per cent of seabirds by 2050

About 90 per cent of all seabirds alive today have eaten plastic of some kind, scientists…

Nations step up to fight terror: Abbott

Australia won't be the only country stepping up its efforts against Islamic State, Prime Minister Tony…

Groth saves the day for Australia at Open

Sam Groth has staged a spirited fightback to save Australia's blushes on day one of the…