Sounds of pilot trying to smash his way back into locked cockpit have emerged on voice recorder, investigator says.
Dan Harrison Former US president George W Bush once called John Howard a "man of steel" in a reference to his steadfast support for the United States-led invasion of Iraq.
Mark Kenny Chief Political Correspondent The embattled Abbott government is breathing a collective sigh of relief after voters in New South Wales bucked the trend of ditching first-term governments, opting to stay with the popular Liberal Premier, Mike Baird.
Matthew Knott The National Security Committee has met to canvass options following the Germanwings crash that killed 150 people.
Eamonn Duff and Rachel Browne NSW courts are repeatedly ordering ice users into treatment programs that do not exist, as funding cuts and staff shortages leave a generation of addicts alone and stranded without support.
Pendulum graphics showing the NSW state election results in the lower and upper houses.
Nicole Hasham Two major exit polls have pointed to a government victory in Saturday's state election, returning Premier Mike Baird to power for the next four years.
James Robertson Luke Foley entered the final stretch before 3am on Saturday.
Su-Lin Tan, Jorge Branco Gold Coast police have called off a search for a body spotted off Palm Beach on the Gold Coast.
Benjamin Millar A Melbourne woman has died and a man remains in a critical condition following a skydiving accident near Byron Bay in NSW.