The state's roads authorities are considering retrofitting airconditioning units and noise insulation to apartments in dense inner-city suburbs where they are widening roads to accommodate traffic moving onto and off the WestConnex motorway.
Heath Aston Bookmaker Tom Waterhouse is at the centre of a bitter dispute in the online gambling sector over how much ground the industry should give up to resuscitate its public image.
Eryk Bagshaw Coca Cola, Glaxo Smith Kline that have instituted the clean tech energy programme have had their profits climb and businesses expand while those that did not institute the program in the sample have stagnated.
Harriet Alexander The ACT Gaming and Racing Commission is investigating possible race fixing in a case that involves some of the biggest names in greyhound racing and has left industry bodies in two states at loggerheads.
Patrick Begley Australian firms have secured contracts to supply military equipment to Saudi Arabia, an autocracy accused of ongoing war crimes in a conflict that has killed more than 10,000 civilians.
Daniel Flitton Australia has taken a lone stand as the only country in its neighbourhood to boycott negotiations for a new global treaty to ban nuclear weapons.
Andrew Taylor Sydney drivers face some of the highest parking fines in the world, while Melbourne charges less for parking offences but collects millions of dollars more in fines.
Kelsey Munro "Don't teach your kids coding," says New York Times journalist Thomas Friedman. "Well - teach it if you want. But before you teach them coding, teach them digital civics: how to talk to one another on the internet, how to understand fact from fiction on the internet."
Anna Patty For eight years, the Zammit twins arrived at work an hour early so they could be home in time to pick their children up from school - freeing their working wives to get them off to school.
Adam Morton The Greens are pushing for a new public authority to take responsibility for Australia's beleaguered electricity system out of politicians' hands.