Location tracking devices in walking sticks and prams, webcams hidden in children's toys. Technology is the new weapon of choice in family violence, according to those on the front line.
Lisa Visentin Residents will be able to ride the Parramatta light rail within five years, but one of the critical stops along the route has been excluded from the first stage of the project.
David Wroe Don't rule out that Australia will contribute more to the effort against the Islamic State group. But it is likely to be modest and incremental rather than drastic.
Fergus Hunter The government has dismissed reports that maverick Coalition backbencher George Christensen drafted a resignation letter and has threatened to "go rogue".
Michael Koziol Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has vigorously defended her handling of a controversial case at the centre of the push to overhaul Australia's racial discrimination laws, taking aim at "misinformation" from parts of the media.
Patrick Begley Wearing a white polo shirt in the witness box, Senad Kaminic spoke of a time when he would wear all black, pick up cash in bags and discuss murder methods in pubs.
David Wroe, Nick Miller Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said he will consider any US military request for more help in fighting the so-called Islamic State group but pointedly said Australia is already one of the largest contributors to the war effort.
Esther Han The corporate watchdog says the insurance industry is doing itself no favours by selling junk products that hurt the most vulnerable.
Michael Koziol Turnbull government MP Andrew Broad says letting good renters buy without a deposit would avoid inflating house prices.
Jessica Cole, Steven Trask and Georgina Connery A farmer doing routine maintenance on a water tank, his wife and brother were all killed.