Man Haron Monis fired two shotgun blasts at police, most likely before they began shooting at him.
Peter Hannam The country's biggest operators of landfills have pocketed almost $200 million from the Abbott-Turnbull government's Emissions Reduction Fund without having to prove the funds reduced their greenhouse gas production.
Ava Benny-Morrison As Michelle Leng lay on her bed, with her hands bound by her back and black duct tape across her mouth, her accused murdered captured the fear on her face.
Ben Schneiders & Royce Millar A powerful right wing union is being taken to the Federal Court after the workplace tribunal found it had massively rorted its membership numbers.
Cameron Atfield Glenn Lazarus may have had a few preconceived ideas about politics before being voted into the Senate, but starring in a sexually charged political advertisement was not one of them.
Lucy Cormack She thought her car had been stolen - but the police told her otherwise.
David Wroe, National Security Correspondent The deadly Istanbul terrorist attack shows that busy international airport terminals are now a "soft target" of choice for the so-called Islamic State, a leading terrorism expert says.
Peter Martin Elections are all about giveaways, right? And just who pays for all the promises?
Ava Benny-Morrison University student Michelle Leng was stripped naked, bound and gagged before her uncle allegedly stabbed her and dumped her body in a Central Coast blowhole.
Tony Wright A tsunami of cameras, microphones, reporters, video crews and protective police surges from the Hurstville railway station, sweeping shoppers and families before it and gathering them into its maw.
Blue Mountains photographer David Darcy wins people's choice award in National Photographic Portrait Prize.
Katoomba Street Art Walk receives national award in Canberra.
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