A witness to a police shooting in the central western NSW town of Cowra said victim Dennis Doolan was running away from police and had discarded a wooden bat moments before policeallegedy shot him in the buttock.
Emma Partridge Harriet Wran's co-offenders Michael Lee and Lloyd Haines have been sentenced to a minimum of 13 ½ and 11 years' jail respectively for the murder of small time drug dealer Daniel McNulty.
Kelsey Munro NSW Police have located two women who were lost in the Royal National Park overnight.
Julia Medew Australian researchers are recruiting children with peanut allergies to try an experimental vaccine that could free them of their life threatening condition.
Latika Bourke, Michael Koziol The Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg and other MPs have raised questions about South Australia's increasing use of renewable energy in the wake of a state-wide blackout.
Emily Woods and Georgina Mitchell Parts of state state remain without power on Thursday morning.
Sean Nicholls Professor John McMillan says the proposed new Law Enforcement Conduct Commission lacks key powers.
Anna Patty A new study has found almost a third of Australia's nurses are thinking of leaving the profession because they are overworked, undervalued and in danger of burning out.
Michael Koziol Pilots are calling on the Turnbull government to overturn new drone regulations that come into effect on Thursday, warning they risk catastrophic collisions with commercial aircraft and helicopters.
James Massola Politics has "gone mad", and Australian politicians shouldn't blame a rising tide of anti-Muslim sentiment or opposition to multiculturalism as the main reason, says Labor's finance spokesman.