The Country Liberal Party (CLP) has seized power in the Northern Territory, bringing to an end 11 years of Labor rule.
There is great skill in understanding the mechanics of working big numbers of cattle over vast tracts of land.
A 14-year-old boy has been taken by a crocodile while playing in a creek at a remote Northern Territory community.
Lindsay Murdoch The barrels of cash are transforming remote communities.
Copper coins and a 70-year-old map with an ‘X’ marked on it may lead to a discovery that could change everything we've been led to believe about Australia's discovery.
The Northern Territory has signed on to the federal government’s national disability insurance scheme, leaving Western Australia as the only holdout.
Ten asylum seekers are thought to have taken off into wilderness in Arnhem Land after their boat reached mainland Australia without being intercepted.
Bianca Hall A small group of asylum seekers decamped from their boat in a virtually uninhabited peninsula in the Northern Territory, and were only discovered a day later at a nearby airstrip.
John Garnaut The Rudd government's defence white paper of 2009 exploded like a bomb beneath the China relationship.
Daniel Flitton Labor is under pressure from within its own ranks to allow 55 refugees some avenue to appeal secret ASIO assessments.
A Frenchman swimming in the Northern Territory says he thought only of fighting for his life when a two-metre crocodile grabbed him by the head and began a death roll.
Concessional government loans worth $420 million will help farmers who are being "smashed" by the high Australian dollar and rising production prices, the National Farmers' Federation says.
Melissa Davey Some of Australia's top surgeons are sick of dealing with the aftermath of the average night out on the town.
Kate McClymont Allegations linking former state MP Richard Torbay to Centrelink leases worth millions of dollars have been referred to the department's serious fraud and non-compliance unit for investigation.
Mark Kenny Support for Prime Minister Julia Gillard's government has slumped further since she vanquished her leadership rival Kevin Rudd, a poll shows.
Three bodies have been found within the search site for a missing light aircraft in the Northern Territory.
Nick Ralston An online network that shared child exploitation images has been uncovered leading to the arrest of 20 men and a woman Australia wide.
Rory Callinan They should be the pin-up vistas of Australia's largest and most unique national park - the limpid streams and emerald flood plains of Yellow Water that nourish the heart of Kakadu in the Northern...
Michael Gordon, Dan Harrison Adam Giles has become the first indigenous Australian to lead a state or territory.
The jury in the assault trial of former Melbourne player Liam Jurrah is set to begin its second day of deliberations in Alice Springs.