Top News Bronwyn Bishop cut short cooperation with expenses review after repaying more than $6700, report reveals 2017-03-29T16:33:50.000000Z Tony Abbott's review into his former friend was cut short after Bronwyn Bishop stopped cooperating. The real reason our power companies block battery systems 2017-03-29T15:42:12.000000Z If you're wondering why battery storage is still on the fringe of the energy debate in Australia, and also perhaps why power prices are high, just ask Tony Marxsen, the head of the country's energy markets. Convicted killer Emad Sleiman shot in Auburn apartment block 2017-03-29T15:36:42.000000Z A convicted murderer who attempted to sue the NSW prisons boss over his incarceration in Goulburn's Supermax prison has been shot in Sydney's west. Sydney weather: Warning issued as Cyclone Debbie remnant collides with cold front 2017-03-29T15:35:16.000000Z Sydney and coastal regions are in for their share of wild weather as an arriving cold front meets the remnant tropical low from Cyclone Debbie. Samsung Galaxy S8 the best-looking phone on the market: hands on 2017-03-29T15:06:40.000000Z As the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are launched in New York to much anticipation and fanfare on Wednesday (Thursday in Australia), Peter Wells gets his hands on the devices for Fairfax. Paul Keating says neo-liberalism is at 'a dead end' after Sally McManus speech 2017-03-29T14:56:54.000000Z Former prime minister Paul Keating has launched a surprise critique of the liberal economic philosophy he once championed. What we'll do to keep the lights on post Hazelwood: grid operator 2017-03-29T14:56:31.000000Z As the giant Hazelwood coal plant turns off the last of its units, the national electricity grid manager has sought to reassure the public it is taking steps to ensure the lights stay on when demand soars next summer. How two teens in leggings became a PR mess for United Airlines 2017-03-29T14:56:11.000000Z A bystander who touched off a social media furor after she saw United Airlines stop two teenage girls dressed in leggings from boarding a flight admitted on Monday that she did not fully grasp the situation when she started tweeting her indignation. Some cricketers should be seen and not heard 2017-03-29T14:17:11.000000Z The Test series between Australian and India was riveting, but there were some things we did not need to see or hear. 82-year-old man dies while helping a broken down car in Western Sydney 2017-03-29T14:10:22.000000Z An elderly man has died after stopping to assist a woman whose car had broken down on a road in Western Sydney, according to NSW Police.