What makes one Melbourne suburb more "liveable" than another? That's the question at the heart of the latest survey which ranks every Melbourne suburb from 1 to 321.
Kate Aubusson A man has been attacked by a shark at East Ballina off Lighthouse Beach.
Sean Nicholls The number of "faceless men" running the NSW ALP is set to be slashed by as many as half under a proposed overhaul of the party's governance.
Ava Benny-Morrison and Megan Levy A Swedish man is under going surgery and grappling with the loss of his mate after a joyride in a shopping trolley went tragically wrong in Sydney's east.
Megan Levy Police estimate that two men riding a shopping trolley down a steep hill in Sydney's east overnight reached speeds of up to 80km/h before they crashed into a vehicle, killing one of the men and critically injuring the other.
Michaela Whitbourn Controversial Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer failed to disclose his financial interest in a commercial building when he voted on changes adding $1 million to its value, a tribunal has heard.
Anna Patty Former National Union of Workers NSW secretary Derrick Belan has admitted to using a union credit card to pay for a tattoo of his mother and father on his leg.
Lisa Cox Five detainees have been injured in unrest on Christmas Island as the Department of Immigration and Border protection said "some force' had been used to restore order at the detention centre.
Judith Ireland The Turnbull government is considering breaking up its family payments legislation in order to get some savings through the Parliament, with Labor opposing most of the package and support from the crossbench looking shaky.
David Wroe Australia's military needs to be ready to fight large-scale conventional land wars across a world that "surprises us and sees us in environments which we might not have expected", Army Chief Angus Campbell says.
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