Australia's counter-terrorism czar has been tasked with exploring whether potential "lone wolf" terrorists can be better identified by matching data about extremism, criminality and mental illness.
James Massola, Heath Aston, Richard Willingham Labor's National Left faction is set to formally split and shadow minister Kim Carr is ready to lead the creation of a new "progressive" Left faction based in Victoria.
Peter Martin The Bureau of Statistics has been quietly hanging on to the names it collects with the census to conduct studies despite a public commitment to destroy them.
Tom McIlroy Last month's Brexit vote is expected to have only a very limited impact on the Australian economy, a new report by leading financial regulators has found.
Fergus Hunter The Australian Medical Association has labelled the Medicare Benefits Schedule freeze the single most damaging policy of the Coalition's election campaign and demanded it be phased out as soon as possible.
James Massola, Richard Willingham Labor's national Left faction is on the verge of splitting, with Victorian senator Kim Carr rallying a breakaway group of four federal MPs in response to moves to dump him from the ALP shadow ministry.
Fergus Hunter Support for a treaty between Indigenous people and the government is high and rivals that of the majority backing constitutional recognition, a new poll has found.
James Massola Liberal MP David Coleman says Australia should hold a referendum in 2019 and set fixed four year terms for the federal parliament.
James Massola Labor leader Bill Shorten may be planning larger than expected changes to his frontbench, with rising star Jim Chalmers in the running to move into shadow cabinet.
James Massola Treasurer Scott Morrison has warned big changes to the federal government's proposed superannuation policies could deliver a half a billion dollar hit to the federal budget.
Cardiff Hawks are doing a month-long charity drive to raise awareness and donations for Hunter Homeless Connect Day.
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Lake Macquarie will host a round of the national offshore powerboat championships in October.