A man has been killed by a crocodile while wading across a river near the Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory, police say.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter Former prime minister Kevin Rudd says Donald Trump should be given a chance to calm his temperament and "grow into the job" once he is officially inaugurated as US President on Saturday.
Richard Willingham, State Political Correspondent The multibillion Melbourne Metro rail project will boost the Australian economy the nation's top infrastructure advisers have declared, placing pressure on the Turnbull government to boost funding to Victorian major projects.
Peter Hannam The world's major meteorological agencies have declared 2016 to the hottest year on record - making it three new highs in as many years - as increases in greenhouse gases drove global warming.
Heath Aston Peter Stephenson has become the first member of the scandal-plagued state council to bow to pressure and stand aside.
Michael Koziol "I have taken out insurance just to not encourage anymore fights. I have amended my signature!"
Michael Koziol Immigration Minister also backs the wearing of Islamic dress in public.
Noel Towell 'What we are doing is wrong,' says insider.
Georgina Connery and Clare Sibthorpe ACT students will make up half the intake accepted into the University of Canberra this year.
Michael Gordon The United Nations has expressed "grave concern" over the treatment of two asylum seekers who say they were savagely beaten by Papua New Guinea police and immigration officials on Manus Island before being arrested on New Year's Eve.