A Queensland mum is waiting to learn her punishment for the manslaughter of her four-year-old son Tyrell Cobb in May 2009.
The federal government has unveiled a third iteration of its plans to cut universities in its mid-year budget update, now slated to save taxpayers $2.2 billion.
Australia and the US had one of the closest relationships, but with Donald Trump's arrival the relationship has been volatile.
Rio Tinto says it will add up to 50 per cent more automatic mining trucks to its Pilbara operations by 2019 - part of a $5 billion productivity drive.
Welfare payments will be stripped from new migrants under a key savings measure announced by Treasurer Scott Morrison.
Ecommerce group Kogan.com has struck a deal with PetSure, a subsidiary of The Holland Insurance Company, to offer its customers pet insurance.
Prosecutors have dropped seven of the nine charges against Street Swags founder Jean Madden.
Home auction volumes across the combined capital have fallen in the week to December 17 but the clearance rate has risen while prices have dipped in the main.
A Christmas party at a Melbourne house turned to tragedy when a balcony collapsed, killing two women and injuring 17 others.
Baywatch star and animal activist Pamela Anderson is urging Immigration Minister Peter Dutton to protect the pets of asylum seekers on Manus Island.
Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has handed down the mid-year budget review, predicting small deficits and debt.
India's Adani group has cancelled all contracts awarded to heavy engineering company Downer EDI for the controversial Carmichael coal mine project.
ANZ has confirmed it will return $1.5 billion of capital to shareholders following the sale of its 20 per cent stake in Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank.
A billionaire former president of Chile will be back in the top job again after the country's latest election.
A potential reshuffle this week will reportedly see Attorney-General George Brandis leave the Senate to replace Alexander Downer as UK High Commissioner.
Shares in Aconex have surged 45 per cent after technology giant Oracle's all-cash takeover offer of $7.80 a share.
Miranda Kerr married her Snapchat billionaire and announced a baby was on the way while Olivia Newton-John battled cancer again in 2017.