In 1959 a true crime episodic saved a man’s life — and Rupert Murdoch was in charge

In 1959, an Indigenous man who worked at a travelling carnival was accused of raping and killing a child. A true crime episodic saved him from death row — and made the career of a young Rupert Murdoch.

Bill Shorten outlines plan for government after protest ambush

The Opposition Leader is interrupted by protesters before promising an overhaul of superannuation and environmental laws if Labor wins office, along with a multi-billion-dollar housing-affordability plan, in a speech to the party's national conference.

Shorten to pitch multi-billion-dollar housing plan to ALP conference

Opening the ALP national conference in Adelaide, Mr Shorten will seek to counter the Coalition's attacks on his negative gearing policy, declaring Labor "the party of home ownership" and "the party of affordable housing".