Parts of the Sydney Basin are likely to see their longest spell of early-season heat on record, giving residents and visitors yet more reason to hit the beaches.
Esther Han A Botany Bay beach with a new car park, toilet facility and boat launch has been declared as Sydney's most polluted swimming spot for the forth year running.
Mark Kenny Responding to the latest incidence of politically motivated violence, new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull struck a deliberately different tone from that of his predecessor, Tony Abbott.
Louise Hall A 69-year-old grandmother says domestic violence victims are given short shrift by a process that denies them a voice in court and favours perpetrators who can afford private legal representation.
Megan Levy A prisoner accused of making a violent and daring escape from the Downing Centre court complex in Sydney last week has been recaptured after police forced their way into a unit in Sydney's inner west on Monday morning.
Mark Kenny, Chief Political Correspondent Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to announce a key piece of Australia's future defence force capability: about 1000 armoured vehicles.
Mark Kenny Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is set to announce a key piece of Australia's future defence force capability: up to 1000 armoured vehicles.
Patrick Begley Should Australian jails be online or offline? Meet the prisoners at the forefront of the debate about "Facebook for Felons".
A report will be prepared for the coroner after a motorcyclist died after crashing off a bridge near Goulburn.
Megan Levy A man was knocked unconscious when he tried to stop an argument outside a hotel in Sydney's Northern Beaches overnight.
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