In an industry dominated by attention seekers, this man exerts his influence off camera, in the shadows
Kate Aubusson and Stephanie Wood The 32-year-old bodyboarder who was attacked by a great white shark on NSW's north coast is undergoing surgery after being mauled on both legs on Thursday morning.
Jewel Topsfield and Karuni Rompies The Indonesian government has denied suggestions by former foreign minister Marty Natalegawa that Australia's relationship with Indonesia is at its lowest point.
David Wroe, National Security Correspondent Former prime minister John Howard has moved to defuse the controversy over top bureaucrat Michael Thawley's dismissal of China's global leadership qualities, saying the official has played a key role in developing Australia's relationship with Beijing.
Peter Hannam A spill of coal waste and water has affected the Wollangambe River.
Amy Corderoy and Kate Aubusson NSW health authorities fear 11,000 patients from two Sydney dental clinics could have been exposed to HIV and hepatitis because of poor cleaning and equipment sterilisation.
Amy Corderoy Tens of thousands of Sydney dental patients face an anxious wait after discovering they could be at risk of infection with HIV and hepatitis.
Amy Corderoy, Harriet Alexander, Kate Aubusson He describes himself as a man of the highest moral standards, but this dentist has left more than 40,000 customers in fear for their health.
Anna Patty Truck driver Duane Bowering says he has been routinely forced to take his life – and those of other motorists – into his hands by carrying loads that are too heavy and unsecured.
Rachel Olding A man has been tasered following a tense stand-off between heavily-armed federal police and the occupants of a home in western Sydney.