Deborah Gough A bandit who threatens his victims with a hand-written note has struck again in Melbourne's north, robbing an Essendon gaming venue on Saturday night.
Konrad Marshall The first flowers arrived before 9am, carried to the front of the sanctuary at St Therese's to sit beside the man they were bought to honour.
Aisha Dow The Essendon Football Club drug and supplements saga has sparked a rush in the use of cosmetic and performance-enhancing drugs, with experts reporting a disturbing rise in young people injecting...
Steve Butcher Essendon Football Club star Michael Hurley has appeared in court to apologise for not complying with a magistrate's order over a "vicious" assault.
Rachel Wells The substances allegedly administered to Essendon players and coach James Hird by sports scientist Stephen Dank range from widely used ''vanity drugs'' to those that have ''significant potential to...
Vince Chadwick Merv Neagle died at the scene after his B-double truck flipped in southern NSW.
Nick Toscano Diners were evacuated from an Essendon restaurant this afternoon after the building went up in flames.
Nick Toscano Melbourne's chief firefighters have clashed over a proposal to cut the minimum number of crews ready to respond to emergencies.
Adam Cooper The ex-wife of slain underworld boss Carl Williams has launched a passionate defence of her former husband and denied saying she felt sorry for a former detective accused of murder.
Patrick Hatch A missing 1948 VFL premiership flag has been recovered after a joint investigation by Victorian and NSW police.
Rania Spooner, Caroline Zielinski, Nick Toscano, Goya Dmytryshchak Tributes have started flowing for the Victorians killed in the MH17 disaster.
Adam Carey Melbourne’s trams had their best on-time performance in almost 10 years last month, as a $12 million scheme to improve six suburban tram depots produced quick dividends.
Caroline Zielinski Victorians will have some respite from wild winds and storms as the weather settles, with only scattered showers and comparative ly benign wind gusts expected to sweep the state on Wednesday.
Drugs in sport
Rania Spooner Victoria Police have arrested controversial sports scientist Stephen Dank and questioned him about alleged theft-related offences.
Clay Lucas Planning Minister Matthew Guy has approved another tranche of skyscrapers in Melbourne's CBD, including what he says is the first 100-storey building in the Southern hemisphere.
Stephen Cauchi Trains have resumed between Essendon and Broadmeadows following an earlier car accident near the railway line.
Deborah Gough A decent dousing of rain has fallen on Melbourne overnight but it is unlikely to interfere with the Mother's Day Classic run on Sunday.
Adam Carey Richmond station, one of the busiest and ugliest railway stations in Melbourne, is being eyed up for redevelopment.
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Caroline Zielinski A taxi driver has been left with serious injuries after he was bashed at a service station in Melbourne’s west overnight.