The NSW Premier says his government is considering growing its own marijuana, as part of a clinical trial that the government's medical advisers have advocated be extended to child patients.
It's killed more people than SARS or bird flu, and has one of the highest mortality rates in history. But how serious a threat is Ebola?
A person's stance while texting could be putting 27 kilograms of strain on their neck.
Some scientists are suggesting it is time for a "radical rethink" of advice to steer clear of sunlight.
Australians suffer more from asthma than almost any other people in the world, a new report has found.
When a group of teenagers made rude remarks about her body as she walked past them in a bikini at the local beach, Julie Cross refused to cover up.
Spoiler alert: It's less than a whole doughnut.
Jesinta Campbell has a rather unusual response when asked to associate a word or two with Melbourne: "finish line".
New research has cast light on the mental toll war has taken on a new generation of soldiers.
Everyone has a Christmas wishlist. The Children's Hospital at Westmead has some pretty special gear on its list. Tim Barlass explains the needs.
A woman faces murder charges after a man's body was found in a car near Wauchope on Friday.
Enjoy these photographs from the Fairfax network of newspapers along the Mid-North Coast.
Week three of the photo-a-day challenge seemed to test all but the most dedicated. One week to go ...
Port Macquarie High School’s graduating Year 12 Class of 2014 shared a momentous night on Tuesday.
A few old faces in this gallery o0f photos from May 2002
The theme for Friday's photo-a-day challenge was "red". Here are your photos ...
6pm UPDATE: All lanes on the Oxley Highway have reopened near Wauchope after a car accident Friday morning.