Two dead on NSW roads in 24 hours

A man has died after his car collided with another vehicle on NSW's mid-north coast while a pedestrian was fatally struck by a tow truck in the state's north.

Abbott attacker explains headbutt reason

A Hobart DJ accused of headbutting Tony Abbott says his drunken attack was inspired by a personal hatred for the former prime minister and had nothing to do with same-sex marriage.

Monster's death to spark aggro croc battle

The shooting death of a 5.2 metre crocodile has created a void in a central Queensland river that could result in younger males becoming more aggressive as they battle for dominance, wildlife officers say.

How the Cowboys became the walking dead

They are the NRL's version of the walking dead, but the truth is North Queensland rose back to life long before this year's wretched run with injuries.

Vic's LGBTI services to get $500,000 boost

Victoria will spend an extra $500,000 on mental health services for LGBTI people after an increase in the number of those seeking help since the same-sex marriage survey begun.