A man has been pulled from the water at Palm Beach, on Sydney's northern beaches, after disappearing during an afternoon swim.
The proportion of Australians saying they have no religion is increasing but millions still flock to Easter church services.
Craig Butt School principals and police officers are more likely to own a negatively geared investment property than lawyers and doctors, new figures from the tax office show.
Kate McClymont Once worth more than $100 million, Medich was overheard complaining he had only $1000 left in the bank.
Adam Gartrell, industrial relations correspondent The next advances in automation won't just affect the low-skilled and low-paid.
Judith Ireland After a long and steady decline, Australia's road toll is suddenly on the rise.
Stephen Jeffery Did you know that images of your home were being snapped from above?
A 34-year-old man and a 41-year-old man were assaulted by two teenagers on a quiet residential street in Queanbeyan overnight.
Peter Barrett Shifra Matar arrived too early. Like 500 babies born prematurely in Australia each year, she spent less than 25 weeks in her mother's womb and came into the world dangerously unprepared.
Rachel Olding A 15-year-old boy is in an "extremely critical" condition after being shot in the head while lying in his bed in a south-west Sydney home on Friday.