NSW fair trading requires fences around pools to be at least 2.1 metres tall. Wendy Atkinson's 2-year-old son scaled an even higher pool fence in 21 seconds, unassisted and with ease.
Sarah Muller A man driving with five children in his car has been charged with driving at three times the blood-alcohol limit and speeding
Neelima Choahan Jason Maiolo was meant to be in Melbourne on Monday to start a new job.
Daniel Flitton Just as Malcolm Turnbull smiled and shook hands with Japan's Shinzo Abe in Sydney at the weekend, Japanese whalers were caught carrying out a bloody slaughter in the icy waters off Antarctica.
Jessica McInerney The six-year-old is at the centre of an ugly custody battle after she and her father disappeared after leaving Waikato.
Jacob Saulwick A Woollahra councillor has warned colleagues they could be undermining the financial position of the council if they continue with a High Court challenge to a proposed merger.
James Robertson For the past three months media appearances by NSW Senator Sam Dastyari have been as rare as Elvis sightings.
Naomi Neilson A team of researchers at the University of Sydney have made a breakthrough which allows them to "see" the future.
Michael Gordon The death of a Sudanese refugee who alleged repeated negligence over six months by health providers on Manus Island is set to be investigated by a parliamentary committee following a move by the Labor Party.
James Robertson A NSW Liberal MP has been accused of acting as a double agent and leaking information to Labor to "destroy" a party colleague.