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Inquiry announced into Qld's DNA lab

Queensland's leading forensic lab will be scrutinised by a commission of inquiry and DNA threshold limits removed as evidence from unsolved crimes comes under review.

Google ordered to pay $715k to Barilaro

Former NSW deputy premier John Barilaro has been awarded $715,000 in defamation damages from Google for a "vindictive" social media campaign that left him traumatised.

Most employees still working from home

Flexibility and work-life balance are behind Melbourne's slow return to the office, as new data shows less than half of CBD-based employees are back full-time.

Queen graces balcony to conclude Jubilee

In a crowning moment for her Platinum Jubilee, Queen Elizabeth II has appeared at the balcony of Buckingham Palace, delighting fans who had hoped to catch a glimpse of her...

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know

Kyiv has been rocked by several explosions early on Sunday, the mayor of the Ukrainian capital says, a day after officials said troops had recaptured a swathe of the battlefield...

Reward offered over NSW unit fire death

A $250,000 reward was offered for information about a deliberately lit unit fire that killed 81-year-old retired businessman John Flamish in Sydney five years ago.