The Fair Work Commission's application of the better off overall test following its decision in the Coles case has led to failures in enterprise agreement-making in the fast food industry.
Anna Patty Western Sydney University staff will strike for 3?? hours on Wednesday over stalled negotiations on their pay and conditions.
Lisa Visentin Environmentalist Jess Miller has become the new deputy lord mayor of the City of Sydney, following a vote which pitted rival factions against one another.
James Robertson NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has come out strongly in favour of same-sex marriage, describing it as one of the most important human rights issues "of our time".
Michael Koziol, Immigration correspondent Some refugees were informed on Tuesday afternoon they would learn of their fate at appointments with US authorities on Wednesday.
Andrew Taylor Tony Abbott has criticised the Turnbull government's energy policy during an interview with Alan Jones and Peta Credlin.
Matthew Attard Community debate has raged over the burial of a dead 12 metre, 18 tonne humpback whale on Nobbys Beach.
Adam Gartrell, Kate Aubusson The Turnbull government must take responsibility and invest more in frontline mental health services due to the same-sex marriage postal survey, says Bill Shorten.
Mark Kenny, National Affairs Editor A survey of voter attitudes in the Labor-held blue-collar strongholds has found 28 per cent of voters tag the federal Coalition with the blame for the ongoing electricity generation confusion.
Peter Hannam, Cole Latimer If Matt Canavan visits Liddell power station next month, there's a good chance staff will show the corroded pipes and fatigued metal that serve as signs its use-by date of 2022 is closing in.