A BEJEWELLED white glove worn by the late US superstar Michael Jackson has sparked a frenzied bidding war at auction in Melbourne
FORMER prime minister John Howard is recovering well after suffering a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction to a dental treatment
Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri announced Sunday that he will make a "reasonable offer" within the coming days to form a national unity government
Labor politicians to allegations of bribery will be investigated by a State Parliamentary inquiry
TASER guns will soon be another weapon on a NSW police officer's belt and one of the state's top cops is adamant strict procedures will ensure the stun guns are used responsibly
NSW Deputy Police Commissioner Dave Owens would not comment today on any aspect of the investigation into Mr McGurk's shooting murder in Cremorne, on Sydney's north shore
SLAIN loan shark and standover man Michael McGurk was involved in supplying prostitutes to high-profile people, including leading sports figures
AN Aussie got the fright of his life - and learnt he should keep the toilet seat down - when he found a huge python in his dunny
MURDERED Sydney businessman Michael McGurk feared for his life because he had a tape recording of a conversation capable of bringing down the NSW Government
YOUNG women and middle-aged men are turning Australian politics on its head by giving Kevin Rudd a super-majority that no previous Labor prime minister has enjoyed.
AN environmental group has been given $44,000 to kill wild dogs in Ravensthorpe, in WA's Great Southern region.
KEVIN Rudd says he wants state governments to limit opening hours of pubs and clubs, saying it is time to take "a harder line" against venues being able to sell alcohol until 7am
FORMER federal Labor leader Kim Beazley could be Australia's next ambassador to the US, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has hinted
FEDERAL Treasurer Wayne Swan has warned retail banks may be forced to raise rates independent of any action by the Reserve Bank of Australia.
KEVIN Rudd lavished incentives on the firms behind WA's proposed $50 billion Gorgon LNG project yesterday, hoping to shore up investor support.
A QANTAS jumbo jet - the same plane involved in a frightening mid-air explosion last July - has made an emergency landing in Perth because of a fuel leak
The blue heeler was tied to a fence outside Darwin's Rapid Creek market when it was approached by two city council traffic wardens
CHILDREN bear the brunt of asthma's impact on the nation's health, according to an Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) report