The Sydney Morning Herald - Politics Alleged terrorist Ihsas Khan chased Wayne Greenhalgh, then police in Minto attack 2016-09-12T22:02:53.000000Z A south-west Sydney student charged over a terrorist stabbing tried to force his way into a suburban hair salon to continue his attack and then ran at police when they arrived to arrest him, new footage shows. Teenager Brayden Davidson breaks Australia's athletics gold medal duck at Rio Paralympics 2016-09-12T22:02:19.000000Z He's just 18 years old. He was under the impression he was only an outside chance of a medal. But Brayden Davidson has done what no other Australian track and field competitor has been able to do so far: win a gold medal. The President of the Senate holds a tea party where time means nothing at all 2016-09-12T22:01:34.000000Z Prayers were barely completed before the President of the Senate comprehended the frightfulness awaiting his chamber. Gender pay gap: Would you risk your job over a pay rise? 2016-09-12T22:00:02.000000Z Heidi Sundin remembers biting the bullet and confronting a former employer about a male colleague who was being paid more for the same work she was doing. Revealed: the cost of stopping the boats put at $9.6 billion 2016-09-12T21:59:32.000000Z The cost of stopping the boats has been calculated at more than $9.6 billion since 2013, and will be another $5.7 billion over the next four years, according to a study by Save the Children and UNICEF. Snapchat video of Jarryd Hayne with alleged Hells Angel prompts NRL investigation 2016-09-12T21:58:30.000000Z Footage of rugby league superstar and Gold Coast Titans recruit Jarryd Hayne partying with an alleged Hells Angels gang member has been referred to the NRL Integrity Unit, the NRL has confirmed. Cabinet weighs up February plebiscite on same-sex marriage but Labor hardens stance against one 2016-09-12T21:58:06.000000Z The Turnbull government is facing a major test of its resolve and unity, with the controversial same-sex marriage plebiscite expected to be debated by the Coalition party room on Tuesday. One dead after claim of gastro on Pacific Jewel cruise ship 2016-09-12T21:57:17.000000Z One woman has died and several people are said to be unwell after what a family member said was an outbreak of gastroenteritis on a cruise ship off the coast of Queensland. Q&A recap: Coalition senator Bridget McKenzie confronted by gay brother over plebiscite 2016-09-12T21:55:24.000000Z Family feud came to the ABC on Monday night - and, oh brother, it was quite a climax to an extra awkward day for a bumptious Nationals senator from Bendigo making her debut on Q&A. Ryder Cup 2016: Rickie Fowler, JB Holmes and Matt Kuchar called up for US team 2016-09-12T21:51:29.000000Z United States captain Davis Love III focused on "what fits best for our team" in naming Rickie Fowler, JB Holmes and Matt Kuchar as three of his four wildcard picks for this month's Ryder Cup against Europe.