The outcome leaves Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull with an unclear path forward.
Peter Hannam Australia's greenhouse gas pollution jumped in 2015-16 as coal use continued to rise after the scrapping of the carbon price, making it harder to meet its emissions targets.
James Massola, Chief Political Correspondent Australia's biggest business and employer groups cancelled a high-powered phone hook-up planned for Tuesday night to discuss how to counter a Labor-union political campaign opposing cuts to Sunday penalty rates.
Noel Towell "They don't want to move to Armidale," says pesticides boss as nearly 50 workers walk away.
Noel Towell Giant Canberra departments savaged for their management of welfare compliance efforts.
Mark Kenny National Affairs Editor There is no arguing with the proposition that Malcolm Turnbull has the tougher task on the Fair Work Commission's ruling to cut Sunday penalty rates.
Tony Wright George Christensen is a bit special. Free-range, you might call him.
Adam Morton and Amy Remeikis Loan request is for a 900 megawatt coal plant with carbon capture and storage.
Matthew Knott Outgoing Australia Post managing director Ahmed Fahour has lashed out at One Nation leader Pauline Hanson for her "ill-informed" and "hurtful" comments about his Islamic faith at his final appearance before Senate estimates hearings.
Noel Towell Centrelink out for revenge against blogger who criticised debt collection, says opposition.