The air is filled with the perfume of flowers. Tori Johnson would love it, his partner says.
Cameras overlooking Sydney's Martin Pl appear to show gunman an hour before the hostage crisis begins.
Family of British student who died on MH17 reveal hundreds of body parts have yet to be identified.
Among thousands of public tributes made to victims of the Sydney siege, there was a very personal one.
In the aftermath of one of Sydney's darkest days, there was a spot of colour.
One hostage the Sydney siege gunman failed to take this week was social media.
There were seven minutes of confusion before the Sydney siege escalated to a full-scale tactical assault.
Australian father who murdered his two young daughters to exact revenge on his ex-wife will spend more than 30 years in jail.
Sydney seige was an "atrocity" that might have been "preventable", says Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Russell Brand has criticised media and Prime Minister Tony Abbott for referring to Sydney’s Lindt cafe siege as an act of terrorism.
After being herded into two groups, hostages took action, triggering the deadly end game.
John O'Brien, one of the first hostages to escape, opens up about the stresses of being held captive inside the Lindt cafe.
The former partner of siege gunman Man Haron Monis told a court in 2012 of his increasingly paranoid behaviour.
Police made no application to revoke the Sydney siege gunman's bail despite him being charged with 30 new sexual assault offences.
Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott suggests gun laws may need to be changed as he announces an urgent review into the Sydney siege.
Auckland man arrested after raids here and in Australia target heroin trafficking syndicate, police say.
For 16 hours, a TV cameraman and a police sniper did their best to track the siege gunman. What they saw shocked both of them.
"I've never felt such relief," says John O'Brien, describing the moment he escaped Sydney's Lindt cafe.
Why police were right to try to negotiate with the gunman, despite an apparent open shot.
The crazed gunman began to drift to sleep, and a group of hostages took their chance. He roused, and started shooting.
Nelson man Oliver Whalley, who works in Martin Pl where the Sydney hostage siege took place, pays tribute to police.
The 15 Sydney siege survivors were a mix of Lindt cafe staff, legal professionals and nearby bank workers.
Former NRL player Craig Field will be sentenced over the manslaughter of a farmer at a northern NSW pub.
Pair killed in Sydney siege were "heroes... willing to lay down their lives so others might live."
Australian PM says gunman behind Monday's siege was not on any government terror watch lists.
Was Sydney gunman an Islamist terrorist or a disturbed individual looking to end his life?
He had a long history of violent crime and mental instability. So why on earth was he free on bail?
December 15 should have been just another Monday morning in Martin Place, a pedestrian mall in the heart of Sydney.
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A friend remembers the generous and dedicated mother of three who was killed in the Sydney siege.