Lunchtime news update
Two men killed in NSW mine collapse
Man charged over three-year-old girl's abduction
Teens charged with looting in flooded town
Pistorius reads love letter in murder trial
9RAW: Abbott cuts down reporter on O'Farrell accusation
April 16, 2014: A fiery Tony Abbott has lashed out at a reporter during a press conference for the new Badgerys Creek airport after they accused Barry O'Farrell of lying to ICAC, demanding that they present evidence for their claim.
April 15, 2014: It's feared we could be losing the battle against a deadly childhood disease, with new research revealing whooping cough is mutating and outsmarting the vaccine that's meant to fight it.
April 15, 2014: Police have a new weapon in the war on drivers distracted by using their mobile phones. They've unveiled a long range camera which can detect offending motorists up to 700m away.