NSW: Dreamland Quarry’s expansion was approved yesterday amid complaints of noise, heavy vehicles and alleged non-compliance by the operator.
WORLD: Islamic State militants have released a video that appears to show the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.
NATIONAL: Here's what 11 of the world's most intriguing celebrity fathers think about their kids, fatherhood and the changes it brings.
NATIONAL: The Abbott government has moved to cut short debate on the mining tax after clinching a deal with the Palmer United Party to repeal the tax but keep the associated compensation.
NSW: A family has desperately put up a reward for the return of sentimental items stolen from a Mount Austin home.
VICTORIA: Balance-of-power MP Geoff Shaw has apologised for breaching the code of conduct for parliamentarians.
NSW: A woman and child have been injured after a car crashed into a building in Wollongong on Tuesday.