Emma Husar let her crutches do the talking during the election campaign.
James Robertson You now have permission to grow marijuana in NSW – if you are the state government.
Steve Lillebuen A young motorcyclist has been thrown more than 100 metres into a street sign in a fatal crash on Ballarat's southern outskirts.
Nicole Hasham "You're not really Australian because you're brown," Anne Aly was told as an Egyptian-born child growing up amongst white, freckled children in Sydney's western suburbs.
Patrick Begley A woman has been knocked unconscious and two men have suffered dislocated limbs after a brawl in Sydney's CBD on Saturday night.
Steve Lillebuen A 99-year-old man has been found dead inside his burning home in Niddrie, in Melbourne's north-west.
Aggressive and confrontational people who become perpetrators of violence can be easily identified by a "red triad" of personality traits, a Texan researcher told a conference on reducing aggression on Saturday.
Royce Millar and Ben Schneiders When an excavator struck something hard in the soil of a Richmond building site in the mid 2000s, workers thought they'd hit a layer of basalt.In fact they'd exposed a century-old bluestone tar dump, a massive pit of toxic black sludge. The messy discovery triggered an even messier, multi-million legal battle that continues today over responsibility for decontamination of the former abattoir and council depot site.
Kate Aubusson Melissa Allsop was thirty weeks pregnant when she lost consciousness. She woke up two months later, 800 kilometres away from her baby.
James Robertson and Eamonn Duff Two old political foes are uniting to bring onto the agenda the debate about broadening Sydney's lone medically-supervised drug consumption centre to new parts of the city and to include users of the drug ice.