Tuesday's Newspoll holds more grim news for the Member for Wentworth, who despite enjoying his best two weeks in in the job strutting the world stage is back facing the reality of his domestic woes after presiding over another fall in the Coalition's primary vote.
Julia Medew, Marissa Calligeros A manhunt is under way after a man was fatally shot outside a shopping centre in Melbourne's north.
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Miki Perkins, Social Affairs A local government primary school was Chebiwot Kipsaina's first choice for her daughter, six-year-old Malaika.
Sean Nicholls Three federal politicians promise to release the information under parliamentary privilege.
Emily Woods The third housemate allegedly involved in the death of Bendigo woman Samantha Kelly has been charged with murder.
Lindsay Murdoch Manila woman says police assassinated her husband in case of mistaken identity.
Daniel Flitton Australia has lost in its claim that an international commission has no jurisdiction to hear a complaint by East Timor in the bitter dispute over undersea oil and gas riches.