Shadi Jabar Khalil Mohammad, the sister of 15-year-old Farhad Jabar who shot dead police accountant Curtis Cheng in Parramatta last year, has been killed in a US strike in Syria, government sources have revealed. She joins the most senior Australian fighting with the Islamic State terror group, Neil Prakash, to have been killed in US air strikes.
Clare Kermond Doctors have urged parents to take care using steam vaporisers, after a study found one child each month suffered burns from the popular devices, have of them requiring surgery.
David Wroe The most senior Australian fighting with Islamic State, Neil Prakash, has been killed in a US air strike in Iraq.
James Robertson "Victims can be reluctant to tell police they're afraid of their partner," says Attorney-General.
Kate Aubusson Unilever has recalled its 1.25L and 2L tubs of Blue Ribbon ice-cream, warning they may contain pieces of plastic.
James Massola, Mark Kenny Treasurer Scott Morrison has declared an end to class warfare in Australian politics during his post-budget sales pitch saying voters were "over the us and them" approach to governing.
Fergus Hunter Bronwyn Bishop has formally farewelled Parliament and fired a warning shot at former prime minister Tony Abbott over his role in her demise.
James Robertson Linda Burney, has used her farewell to state politics to call for greater recognition for Aboriginal losses in the wars that preceded white settlement and criticised paternalistic indigenous affairs policies.
Sean Nicholls Buffer zone would shield women from harassment, MP says - but another MP says the plan is "an attack on our rights to pray".