BHP leads the way as reporting season rolls on while it was a steady night on overseas markets, with Wall Street closing marginally higher.
Patrick Commins and Sarah Turner One of the busier days of earnings season will keep investors occupied with BHP Billiton, Oil Search, Amcor and Sydney Airport among the highlights.
Darren Gray BHP has delivered a $US6.73 billion ($8.5 billion) full year profit, declared it will pay $US4.4 billion in dividends for the year and signalled it wants to sell off its US shale assets.
Colin Kruger It's not easy finding a new gig when you finally step down from that high-powered CEO role.
Mathew Dunckley Investors have savaged BlueScope shares after it flagged competition and power prices would hurt its profit at the same time as announcing long-serving CEO Paul O'Malley would retire.
Michael Pascoe Oh the irony - the Murdochs wanting Australian media ownership laws changed has become the biggest hurdle to changing Australian media ownership laws.
Lucy Battersby, Lucy Cormack Internet providers should "immediately" change their advertising for National Broadband Network speeds, according to new guidance issued by the competition watchdog.
Patrick Commins Shares suffered a dour start to the trading week as BlueScope became this earnings season's latest victim, while selling in Telstra and CSL also weighed on the ASX.
Colin Kruger Telstra's retail investors can only look on with envy as Fortescue founder, Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest, reaps the rewards of his audacious bet on iron ore.
Carolyn Cummins Goodman Group has ear-marked $2 billion in asset sales in the coming year
A truck has lost a load of metal pipes on the road.
Nyngan litterers have been put on notice with a new bin in town.
All the photos and live action from Wednesday's NAIDOC celebrations at the school.
Finals have begun in a number of sports and there's plenty to play for each weekend.
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