"I'd rather be dead," was the first thought of retired RAAF Wing Commander Sharon Bown after surviving a helicopter crash in remote East Timor.
Phoebe Moloney A crash involving two vehicles on Gundaroo Road near Goulburn has taken the life of one driver and left the other seriously injured.
Matthew Knott All Australian schools would reach their appropriate funding levels within seven years under a bold plan that would cut taxpayer support for over-funded schools and ramp up support for disadvantaged schools.
Kirsty Needham The Baird Government will finally close the door on a chapter of NSW history that saw harsh laws enacted at the height of the AIDS epidemic, driven by fear of the unknown and public panic.
Peter Martin So popular are weekend penalty rates that a startling 76 per cent Australians who don't get them want them to stay.
Matt Wade Sydney's booming economy is delivering low unemployment in many parts of the city
Tim Barlass Christine Anu joined an impromptu choir of 900 on Sunday to add her voice to the lobby against domestic violence.
Michael Gordon 'The reputation of the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund investing ethically would be tarnished by ongoing investment in these camps'.
Chris Johnston Narre Warren North – a small pocket of suburbia within the sprawl of Melbourne's vast and fast growing south east – is Trump-land, and proudly so. There is widespread distrust of and disaffection with establishment policy-makers who most around here consider politically correct fools.
Stephanie Peatling Tony Abbott tells Malcolm Turnbull he needs to revisit the 2014 budget and play harder on power prices if he wants to do better.