Even as Nick Xenophon was confessing, he was making terrible puns.
Nick O'Malley Nick Xenophon will refer himself to the High Court and his political future is in doubt after the shock discovery he is a British overseas citizen.
Veteran Sydney broadcaster Gary O'Callaghan has died at the age of 83.
Doug Dingwall The embattled agency endured another quarter of slowing work as its relocation drew closer.
Julie Power A young scientist who discovered that sperm from male mice swim faster when fed sugar, and that when male sea squirts compete to produce sperm the resulting eggs are less likely to hatch, has won the Young Tall Poppy Science award.
Harriet Alexander Two of the victim's former girlfriends colluded to have him murdered, the Supreme Court has heard.
Tom McIlroy The official residences of the Australian prime minister will have new oversight from an expert group.
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Judith Ireland, James Massola Early on Monday morning, Barnaby Joyce paid a visit to Nationals senator John Williams at his Parliament House office.
Noel Towell Gay marriage vote an "entirely inappropriate use" of money meant for emergencies, says former top public servant.
Repairs to the Braidwood Memorial Swimming Pool could give it 25-30 additional years.
Phil Shoemark wants to ensure Braidwood is fairly represented in the new amalgamated council.
The former Palerang councillor said he's learned a lot in the three years since he last served.