The consequences will be felt as MH370 has changed air travel.
A throw-back to old-fashioned courtesies helps bring down a premier.
Locals have long believed Manly the centre of the universe. Suspicions were confirmed on Thursday when Manly boy Mike Baird landed the second leg of the leadership double with the other local hero, Tony Abbott. On Friday, Manly received Royal Assent.
The political attack on ICAC has begun.
A rapist, who easily removed his electronic monitoring anklet on Wednesday, was able to go undetected for 45 minutes until police were notified.
Joe Hockey wants Australians to work until they're 70.
Hanifi Araz, a big man from the city of Canakkale across the Dardanelles from the Gallipoli Peninsula, saw the future in the early 1980s, and he wanted to be part of it.
It was a day of many firsts for Catherine on Good Friday. Not only did she present a speech and publicly tease her husband about his receding hairline, but she also wore a dress designed by Australians.
It's a story Jack tells often. There they are, standing at a tram stop in Albert Park, when the well-dressed young man next to him notices his Rats of Tobruk badge. ''Who are they? A pop group?'' he asks.
While many in our nation solemnly marked Good Friday, residents of Manly in NSW (and quite a few thousand tourists) were doing what they do best - hanging out on the beach - when the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge wandered on to the sand opposite the Manly Pacific Hotel.
A SEX offender who took off his electronic tracking anklet in Sydney and fled to Albury-Wodonga was arrested ...