Tue, 21 May 2013 03:07:25 GMT
PARAMEDICS will be allowed to join a breakaway union after a ruling that they no longer have to be represented by the scandal-plagued HSU.
Tue, 21 May 2013 03:07:23 GMT
FORMER Queensland Liberal National Party MP Scott Driscoll has missed parliament again as he fights fraud and misconduct allegations.
Tue, 21 May 2013 03:07:20 GMT
THE Australian dollar is still higher despite the market being in the mood to lock in profits.
Tue, 21 May 2013 03:04:52 GMT
UP to 51 people are dead after a massive tornado smashed the suburbs of Oklahoma City. Follow our rolling coverage of the disaster here.
Tue, 21 May 2013 03:02:17 GMT
NEW Zealand's Mt Everest conqueror Sir Edmund Hillary has been labelled as a "great Briton" by an English newspaper editorial.
Tue, 21 May 2013 03:02:16 GMT
A QUEENSLAND man has won a battle to have his father, who died before his son was born, legally recognised on his birth certificate.
Tue, 21 May 2013 03:01:48 GMT
A US Senate investigation has found the computer and tech giant Apple uses companies based outside the US to avoid paying billions in US taxes.
Tue, 21 May 2013 02:59:13 GMT
SWEDISH authorities have arrested three former Saab executives for accounting fraud, alleging they falsified accounts to avoid tax controls.
Tue, 21 May 2013 02:58:45 GMT
WA'S health minister Kim Hames says child care centres should have the right to refuse entry to anti-vaccinated children - but it does not need to be law.
Tue, 21 May 2013 02:58:44 GMT
"TROUBLING" research shows parents must remain vigilant to protect their children from online threats, Communications Minister Stephen Conroy says.