A distinguished police officer accused of making threats to federal Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young’s office is “appalled” and “contrite without relief”, a court has been told.
Kerryn Phelps has listed emissions reduction and getting children off Nauru as her top priorities after being confirmed as the nation’s newest federal MP.
Up to one in 50 Australian Facebook users may have had their personal information accessed by political consultancy agency Cambridge Analytica, the social media giant has revealed.
Triple Brownlow Medallist Bob Skilton is among the AFL royalty paying their respects at the state funeral of football and media personality Lou Richards.
Reigning champion Novak Djokovic has been sensationally knocked out of the Australian Open after a stunning display from Uzbek wildcard Denis Istomin.