We're prone to thinking old box TVs and film cameras are antiquated technologies. But DVD players, digital cameras and iPods have also passed their zenith.
Anne Davies Leichhardt Council will consider a merger proposal with Canada Bay and part of Ashfield when it meets this week as the deadlines for Sydney councils to make their final submissions nears.
Latika Bourke Prime Minister Tony Abbott has linked stopping boatloads of asylum seekers travelling to Australia to the government's efforts to combat terrorism.
Lisa Cox Claims by the Prime Minister's chief business adviser about climate change have been rejected by the head of the Bureau of Meteorology as "incorrect", irrelevant and "old red herrings".
Nick Ralston Martin Place gunman Man Haron Monis was once a Sydney clairvoyant with 500 clients and making $125,000 a year but using his business as a front to sexually abuse vulnerable women, an inquest has heard.
Judith Ireland Prime Minister Tony Abbott's sister, Christine Forster, says the Liberal Party needs to decide whether or not to have a free vote on same-sex marriage by the end of 2015, to prevent the issue from becoming a "political football," during the federal election.
Philip Dorling The internationally renowned architect responsible for the design of Federal Parliament House has condemned plans to fortify its ministerial wing with a steel security fence.
Noel Towell Departmental bosses say it was a mouse, not a rat.
Sarah Dean, Tahlia McPherson A Wodonga teenager has died and another is fighting for his life in a Melbourne hospital after a crash at Staghorn Flat.
Peter Hannam Solar energy is the most popular source of electricity in Australia with more than three times the backing of coal-fired or nuclear power, a survey by Ipsos has found.