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$A sinks to lowest in more than five years

by Mark Mulligan<p>The Australian dollar dropped to a five-and-a-half year low on Monday after a fresh greenback rally and weak local manufacturing data …

New York, Sydney best for property investors in 2015

by Larry Schlesinger<p>The most sought-after global cities for residential property investment are set to endure a tough 2015, according to forecasts …

Operation Rattlesnake: heroin trade cashier hid $50K under jade 'money' plant

What they dug up was the tip of an iceberg in a powdered white ocean of heroin, sourced in Vietnam, imported to Australia internally by a mule train …

Bushfires blaze through the Adelaide Hills – in pictures

Hundreds of firefighters spent the weekend battling fires in South Australia as fires tore through the Adelaide Hills. A dozen homes – and possibly more – have been lost in some of the worst conditions seen for 30 years. Fire crews are now hoping to get blazes under control before conditions worsen …

Homemade tacks scattered 'maliciously' at Fitzroy's Edinburgh Gardens

Hundreds of homemade metal tacks have been discovered scattered throughout Edinburgh Gardens in Fitzroy North, in inner Melbourne.<p>The barbed spikes, …

Nimble's dumb little loans

In the age of instant gratification, it's not surprising Nimble - who used to call themselves the "Cash Doctors" - touted their services "as the …

Loans

Australian dollar hits fresh five-and-a-half-year low

The Australian dollar has hit a fresh five-and-a-half year low against the greenback this morning, mainly due to US dollar strength.<p>The local …

Convicted killer Michael Ibrahim shot on Macquarie Street in Sydney

He has since been transferred to St Vincent's Hospital for surgery.<p>While refusing to name Mr Ibrahim, or to comment on his past, Sydney City police …

Crime