After being burnt in a failed effort to overhaul healthcare, the Trump administration is making clear that it wants to own the first makeover of the US tax code in more than 30 years.
Megan Levy An 82-year-old farmer who was convicted of murdering a NSW environmental officer in a dispute over land clearing has died from a terminal illness while in custody in Sydney.
Lindsay Murdoch Myanmar's military chief has warned against UN intervention in his country, declaring more than one million Rohingya Muslims in western Rakhine state as "Bengali" interlopers.
Peter Hannam The NSW coalition government is failing on most of its environmental policies, robbing a key climate fund to bankroll land-clearing and leaving marine regions unprotected, according to eight green groups.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Even government MPs say they are "deeply unimpressed" with the Immigration Department.
Noel Towell and Doug Dingwall Minister claims government playing catch-up after years of neglect and under-spending on vital infrastructure.
James Massola, Tom McIlroy, Fergus Hunter A Turnbull government plan to ratify the China-Australia extradition treaty has collapsed, with mounting opposition from the Coalition backbench causing the government to withdraw the treaty from Parliament.
Matthew Knott "This will be giving a free ticket to racism and telling the whole world we don't care about minorities".
Michaela Whitbourn Senior Tax Office officials have revealed they sought legal advice after hearing "bureaucratic whispers" George Brandis would attempt to shut the ATO out of the Bell Group litigation.
James Massola, Amy Remeikis Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Justice Minister Michael Keenan have moved to quell a backbench revolt over a China-Australia extradition treaty.
ANTY group members says there's "hope" for Guyra after Ku-ring-gai wins reprieve.
Ben Lomond and Black Mountain Public Schools join forced in harmony.
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