Melbourne nurse Adam Brookman, the first Australian man to return from Islamic State-controlled territory, has been charged with terror-related offences.
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Stephanie Peatling The government criticises Labor's changes to immigration policy as a "sop to the left".
Ben Chenoweth Paul de Gelder knows exactly what it's like to come under attack from one of the sea's most deadly predators.
Natalie O'Brien The government department was told repeatedly they were pursuing the wrong person but it didn't deter them.
James Massola She made an appearance on the first day of the conference but has largely been MIA since.
Julie Power Inflatable and portable children's pools may be required to be sold with compulsory fencing to prevent backyard drownings, with some experts even floating the idea of a ban.
Eamonn Duff A neighbourhood dispute is being investigated by police as a possible trigger behind the bomb blast that killed a greyhound trainer on Friday.
Rory Callinan Trekkers on the Kokoda Track are being charged a fee for access to two of the track's key sites.
John Garnaut Australia is on the cusp of joining a huge new US-led trade deal which will "set the rules" for doing business in the region at the expense of China.