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.
Nicole Hasham NSW Premier Mike Baird has taken the Coalition to a win in the state election, but its majority has taken a substantial hit.
Michelle Harris Labor is expected to reclaim more of its traditional Hunter seats on top of the two it picked up in October byelections, which were forced by the resignations of Liberal MPs embroiled in the corruption watchdog's probe into dodgy donations.
Mark Kenny Mike Baird's growing ease as election day loomed was matched by a similar sense of relief in Tony Abbott's mind.
Lucy Cormack The Nationals enjoyed an unassailable margin in this northern rivers seat, but one issue has made it anyone's game.
Kimberley Granger It will be a close call tonight as Nationals candidate John Barilaro and Country Labor candidate Steve Whan wait for the results to come in from punters in the seat of Monaro.
Anna Patty The battle for the seat of Balmain boils down to a tight two-way contest between the incumbent Greens candidate Jamie Parker and the Labor Party.
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.
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.
"Malcolm Fraser was a great Australian, providing six decades of public service and a legacy of helping transform ...