Having reneged on a commitment to play Big Bash League cricket this summer, Michael Clarke could have the next step in his professional career - joining the Channel Nine commentary team - clarified as early as next week.
Jamie Marcuson Australian selector Rod Marsh has criticised DRS and the use of ball-tracking technology in Test cricket.
Leesha McKenny The state government is considering buying out the owners of ANZ Stadium at Sydney Olympic Park, the Sports Minister says.
Tom Arup Big business will be afforded several ways to increase their greenhouse gas emissions without penalty under the second plank of the Abbott government's Direct Action climate change plan.
Sarah Whyte A PWC report estimates that 32,000 Indigenous Australians could avoid blindness if the government invests another $23 million.
Heath Aston, Gareth Hutchens Industry super funds have accused the Abbott government of quietly watering-down penalties designed to encourage employers to pay their workers' super on time.
Peter Hannam AGL is storing water produced from its coal seam gas wells without proper permits, anti-CSG activists claim, as protests at the energy giant's headquarters marked 100 consecutive weeks.
Stephanie Peatling Outgoing Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick leaves her position warning the government not to wind back gains made by women.
Julie Power To Indigenous artist Brook Andrew, the giant new performance and cultural space under Barangaroo Reserve is a bit like the belly of a whale.