It's no exaggeration to say that, without her dogs, Monique Juniper could die.
Lisa Cox Victorian cattle farmer Hamish Officer lives a good deal closer to wind turbines than most people.
Louise Hall Shaun McNeil, who was charged with murder over the one-punch killing of Daniel Christie, has been found guilty of manslaughter instead.
Peter Martin The Reserve Bank governor is getting desperate. After months of hinting the Abbott government wasn't doing enough to lift the economy, Glenn Stevens has come right out and said it.
Sean Nicholls Premier Mike Baird has urged Sydneysiders to brace for a "new world" of inconvenience as infrastructure projects are rolled out across Sydney.
Patrick Begley The NSW police union has renewed its call for a ban on realistic-looking toy guns as a photograph emerged showing a child with a fake assault rifle in Martin Place.
James Massola The federal opposition is considering changes to capital gains tax rules as well as negative gearing if elected, but remains tight-lipped about the policy it will adopt before the next election.
Julie Power Students from Walgett's troubled high school have called on the country to stop the hate and bring about change so students don't have to leave the remote town for a better education.
Latika Bourke Bill Shorten has described as an "unfair smear" a news report that says he oversaw a controversial deal to boost union members during his time as boss of the Australian Workers Union.
Georgina Mitchell A six-month-old koala has shown its face for the first time at Taronga Zoo.