Australians who do not have children should not be forced to subsidise those who do according to liberal democratic Senator David Leyonhjelm, who says he will not support increased childcare rebates.
Judith Ireland The Abbott government has closed another loophole on children's vaccinations, ending a religious exemption that allowed Christian Scientists to get childcare benefits and not vaccinate their kids.
Rose Powell A young man has been charged after allegedly punching a woman across the face and causing her to lose consciousness in Sydney's on Saturday night.
Judith Ireland Treasurer Joe Hockey has declared the government "has never put a date" on returning to a budget surplus, arguing that the Coalition just needs to show a "quality trajectory" back to black instead.
Eryk Bagshaw The mother of a missing Sydney teenager has appealed to the community to help find her 14-year-daughter.
Judith Ireland There are growing concerns that about 100,000 Australian children may be pulled out of childcare because of tough new requirements about the number of hours their parents will need to work to get childcare subsidies.
Eryk Bagshaw Prime Minister Tony Abbott has slammed down a schooner of beer at a university rowing party in a Sydney pub.
Eamonn Duff The NSW Geographical Names Board has given the nod to a second name for Mount Panorama.
Eamonn Duff "If domestic violence was addressed within schools, I could have gotten help and saved my mum."
Judith Ireland Prince Harry is famous for his love of partying, but he has spent the past fortnight in more serious conditions.
A Raby couple is still reeling after a dog attack left them, and their 10-year-old dog Leia, injured ...