Talking Melbourne

Second Test: Australia v India

Greg Matthews, Dean Jones, Ian Chappell, Glenn McGrath and Tim Lane.

11:46 AM   Listen to the Fairfax Radio coverage or follow the commentary feed.

NE fires: Four homes lost

Driving through North East fire zone

1:27 PM   Residents in bushfire zones in the state's North East are being urged to remain vigilant with fires still burning out-of-control near Wangaratta and Euroa.

Kinder surprise for drunk mum

Police tape

3AW News 4:17 PM   A woman on her way to pick up her son from kindergarten has been busted drink driving almost seven times over the legal limit.

Footy free for kids on Sundays

MCG and Etihad entry free for kids on Sundays

3AW Online 1:36 PM   The AFL believes it's well on the way to getting families back to the football, with a raft of changes to kick in by next season.

Driver headbutted, assaulted

“It affects some drivers quite badly."

8:30 AM   Yet another bus driver has been the target of an ugly assault as calls grow to improve driver protection.

Matthew Guy's new A-team

Opposition Leader Matthew Guy

Lauren Hilbert 8:23 AM   There's nine new faces on the Coalition frontbench in a move Opposition Leader Matthew Guy has heralded as the start of a new era for Liberal-Nationals.

Why the snipers couldn't shoot

Sly of the Underworld

8:17 AM   It seems obvious, but sometimes it takes Sly of the Underworld to steel the issue.

Welcome to 3AW'S new website

3AW's brand new website.

1:12 PM   Welcome to 3AW'S new website with a stack of brand new features.

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Sport

'This is not going to go away,' says player agent

Jake Bourke 12:10 PM   The manager of former Essendon utility Nathan Lovett-Murray says his client is unlikely to be the only player planning to sue the AFL over the club's supplement saga.

'It doesn't bother us'

Tom Hawkins says the Cats can still mix it with the best.

Jake Bourke   Geelong star says fans have every right to dismiss the Cats as a premiership threat next season.

'It could be over by Christmas'

34 past and present Essendon players will face the anti-doping tribunal

Jake Bourke   One of Essendon's former legal advisors says saga could be over by Christmas.

Saints boss says sky is the limit

St Kilda CEO says the Saints have the right bunch of players moving forward

3AW Online   St Kilda CEO says things are looking up, despite wooden spoon season.

Life and Culture

2014 Pub of the Year

Tony Leonard 1:21 PM   Tony Leonard reveals the winner of 2014's DeBortoli Pub of the Year.

Ela's Best: 2014 food guide

Ross and John foodie Ela Carte travels the state in search of the best bars, cafes and restaurants every week.

Ela Carte   'Tis the season for catch-ups with friends and family, so do it style.

'It's stupid fun'

Horrible Bosses 2

Jim Schembri   Jim Schembri's latest movie reviews.

Network News

Pakistan's Terror

Gordon Campbell 1:58 PM   While Australia recovers from the horrific hostage taking in Sydney recently, Pakistan find themelves mourning the loss of 141 people killed at a school after a Taliban attack.

Should we be allowed to carry guns in the street?

Should we be allowed to carry guns?

2:08 PM   Senator David Leyonhjelm believes the hostages of the Sydney Siege should have had weapons to protect themselves.

'I think you've woken a sleeping giant'

Dr Sally Cockburn (l) with Tony Abbott in 2003

Dr Sally Cockburn   OPEN LETTER: Dr Sally Cockburn sends a warning and a plea to Tony Abbott.