Canberra Raiders player Sia Soliola says he "respects and accepts" his punishment for a tackle on Melbourne Storm star Billy Slater that he admits was both "high and late".
WA Premier Mark McGowan says he is considering introducing a South Australian-style bank tax, as the Labor Government looks to grapple with mounting debt while paying for its election commitments.
Australian researchers say they have discovered a new link between Alzheimer's disease and the levels of iron in the brain.
So-called responsible or ethical investments have more than quadrupled over the past three years to roughly $622 billion, new private research shows.
A Sydney lawyer has announced a class action lawsuit against Toyota, Honda and Mazda, seeking refunds for cars fitted with faulty airbags from Takata linked to 18 deaths around the world.
The Kimberley town of Broome has experienced boom times based on tourism and pearling, but its fortunes have dipped in recent years, with a stalled local economy leading to a string of shop closures.