With health budgets exploding and states crying poor, today we learned just how much it could cost all of us - and jacking up the Medicare Levy is one option.
He's a Gold Coast kid who was signed to a record label at just 13, sold millions of albums. But Cody Simpson wants to put his pop career and celebrity lifestyle behind him in a quest for a long career in music.
Figures today have shown that banks have made more than 2 billion dollars by failing to pass on interest rate cuts to customers.
The 'Where's William' campaign launched today on the north coast of NSW as part of National Missing Person's Week, as William Tyrell's parents are still trying to find their son.
Sunday could become the new Saturday. Some of Australia's lowest paid workers potentially face a cut to their penalty rates, with a plan to drop Sunday rates to the same level as Saturdays.
A national squad targeting organised crime has arrested almost 600 people in its first 18 months - and authorities say it's just the beginning.
Adam Goodes was back at training today, after his self-imposed break in the face of months of racial abuse and booing. The Swans legend and two time Brownlow Medalist says he's feeling the love again
Years after the death of former British Prime Minister Sir Edward Heath, an investigation has been launched into claims he was a child sex offender.
Raw vision of wildfires continuing to burn across California
Raw footage of a Russian military helicopter falling from the sky while performing an aerobatic display, one pilot is believed to have died while another escaped the burning wreckage
Even the funeral of Whitney Houston's daughter has made world headlines for all of the wrong reasons, after family members yelled at each other and stormed out in disgrace
The American dentist who killed a protected lion in Zimbabwe, has now gone into hiding, as US authorities launch an investigation into the killing of the big cat and two local hunters are charged with poaching
Malaysian investigators are expected to confirm a piece of debris found on Reunion Island is part of missing plane MH370, but contrary to previous theories, an American crash expert says the wreckage suggests someone tried to safely land the plane in
In the United States, another white policeman has been charged over the murder of an unarmed black man, the entire incident captured on the officer's body camera
Good news for the Eagles, as key defender Jeremy McGovern was back on the training paddock today for light drills
Port Vice captain Brad Ebert believes the Power has the depth to cover the loss of Ollie Wines if the young star is sent for surgery tomorrow.
While they're yet to lose a game in Sydney this season, the Cowboys meet the team that broke their 11 game winning streak when they face Cronulla this week
Carlton's finals dream was over a long time ago, but that doesn't mean they're ready to put the cue in the rack, as Blues defender Zach Tuohy says pride is on the line for their clash with Collingwood.
North Melbourne Vice-Captain Jack Ziebell believes they've learnt from their early season mistakes. He says a few beltings helped identify weaknesses that are now behind them.
Former Eels halfback Chris Sandow has ripped into Eels legend Peter Sterling, claiming the halfback's teammates did all his tackling for him during Parramatta's golden era in the 1980's.
Adam Goodes says he feels incredibly humbled by the AFL communities support after returning to Swans training this afternoon - and declared himself in the right frame of mind to take on the Cats in Geelong
Tuesday 04 Aug
Medicare Levy could rise
Credit card holders gouged by banks
4 Aug - Belinda Giblin Intro and Hot Topics
4 Aug - When Does Three Mean A Crowd?
Monday 03 Aug
Edgerton's new film
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