Caroline Zielinski A man who locked himself inside a house in Melbourne’s north-west for 13 hours while brandishing a knife has surrendered to police.
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...
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...
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.
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.
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.
Clay Lucas An inner-city councillor who ran as a Liberal Party candidate has helped a new micro-party opposing the East West Link.
Caroline Zielinski Flash floods, thunderstorms and hail have given way to a peaceful Melbourne overnight, with Tuesday afternoon's wild weather all but forgotten on Wednesday morning.
Jill Stark and Farrah Tomazin Vern Hilditch wants more time – more time for his students and more time for his staff.
Julia Medew A new case of measles in a Greenvale baby has sparked concern that more Victorians may be infected with the serious disease and spreading it, particularly in Melbourne's north western suburbs.
Steve Butcher A university student turned "predator" who used popular internet chat sites to befriend potential victims has pleaded guilty to raping two teenage girls.
Carolyn Webb A heavy fog descending on Melbourne could hang around for days, with visibility possibly going as low as 100 metres, according to the weather bureau.
Chris Vedelago and Goya Dymtryshchak The Coburg couple targeted in two drive-by shootings in the last two days have been embroiled in a bitter property dispute with gangland identity Danielle McGuire.
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.
Nick Toscano Melbourne's chief firefighters have clashed over a proposal to cut the minimum number of crews ready to respond to emergencies.
Goya Dmytryshchak Seven children were among 11 people injured in a head-on collision in western Victoria on Saturday.
Caroline Zielinski Melbourne is shivering through its coldest morning of the year.