Publishing giant Penguin harboured major concerns about conwoman Belle Gibson's "survival" story before it released her book that promotes dumping conventional medicine to beat cancer.
Michael Gordon The cost of stopping the boats has been calculated at more than $9.6 billion since 2013, and will be another $5.7 billion over the next four years, according to a study by Save the Children and UNICEF.
Michaela Whitbourn A state government policy to protect Sydney's water supply is "not worth the paper it's written on", environment groups say, after a court upheld an approval granted to a controversial coal mine pumping wastewater into the city's water catchment.
Sean Nicholls, James Robertson Former High Court judge recommends relaxing lock-out laws.
Ava Benny-Morrison and Georgina Mitchell Police forced their way into a home after what is believed to be a domestic dispute.
Georgina Mitchell A man has been left with serious injuries after he became trapped underneath a bus after it struck him on a Parramatta street.
Henry Belot The Australian Renewable Energy Agency has escaped closure.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter Two panels of MPs and "citizens" would run publicly-funded advertising campaigns for and against same-sex marriage under a plebiscite plan endorsed by the Coalition party room on Tuesday.
James Massola, Michael Koziol Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will be forced to wait another three weeks to find out if Labor will reverse course and vote for a $170 million national plebiscite to be held on Feburary 11, 2017.
Rachel Browne Former headmaster of Knox Grammar Ian Paterson deliberately covered up allegations about child sexual abuse because he placed the reputation of the school ahead of student welfare, a royal commission has found.
For Margaret and David Morris, 50 years of marriage comes down to one key factor.
Greater Sydney Commission's vision for western Sydney welcomed