Talking Melbourne

Sly's insights into Bayley's past

Sly of the Underworld shared his thoughts with Ross and John.

9:30 AM   The law is rarely black and white, Sly of the Underworld says, but the parole system failed Jill Meagher,

Mystery surrounds car fire

Police are treating a car fire at Eumemmerring as suspicious after a body was found.

Jake Bourke 12:23 PM   Police believe they are dealing with a murder after a body was found in the back seat of a burnt-out car.

Greens accused of 'hysteria'

Professor Marcia Langton says the reaction to cashless welfare cards has been hysteric.

Jake Bourke 6:13 PM   A leading indigenous voice has accused the Greens of trying to beat up hysteria.

Bayley found guilty of rapes

Adrian Bayley.

Pat Mitchell 8:11 PM   Adrian Bayley has been found guilty of raping three women before he killed Jill Meagher.

'You can't put a price on life'

Greg Davies.

11:31 AM   Victims of Crime Commissioner Greg Davies has backed calls for a wide-ranging inquiry into the failings of the Adrian Bayley case.

Jignesh lands in Australia

Jignesh Sanghrajka (right) with his brother Mehul Sanghrajka (left) in India.

9:23 AM   The Indian cricket lover who Ross and John helped overcome stingy red tape has landed in Melbourne - and he's ready to cheer for Australia!

A surprising act of kindness

Eliza was touched when she found out someone had picked up the bill for her petrol when her card declined.

4:23 PM   An act of goodwill at a petrol station inspired one 3AW listener to pay it forward.

Melbourne's population plan

Melbourne is to be home to up to 8.2 million people in the next 40 years.

5:23 PM   More than 640 hectares worth of developable land is right on Melbourne's doorstep, Planning Minister Richard Wynne says.

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Be the NVP: Win an Alfa

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Word on the Street

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Small Business Success Awards

Momentum Small Business Awards

Momentum and 3AW reward Small Business success and celebrate the exciting and sometimes challenging lives of Small Business Owners.

Sport

AFL boss eager for resolution over doping saga

12:10 PM   AFL chief Gillon McLachlan says he feels for the Essendon players embroiled in the supplements scandal as the anti-doping tribunal prepares to hand down its verdict on Tuesday.

'Captain Carlton' and his hovercraft set to return to Blues' pre-game entertainment

Carlton's pre-game entertainment looks set to get a whole lot more exciting.

RUMOUR FILE: 'Captain Carlton' mascot looks set to be back to his best this season.

A new start for the grand final parade

Swans fans line up for the parade last year.

11:17 AM   The grand final parade could become even more of a spectacle for fans, with plans to make the most of the Friday public holiday.

Life and Culture

School holiday films

Jim Schembri 3:02 PM   Your go-to guide for all of the school holiday films.

3AW's Pub of the Week

The Plough Hotel, Trentham, was judged 3AW Debortoli Pub of the Year in 2014.

Tony Leonard   3AW's DeBortoli Pub of the Week is back again in 2015!

Ela Carte reviews Fox in the Corn

Ela Carte reviews a favourite Footscray eatery.

1:15 PM   It’s not often I get to try a place three times before speaking about it on air, but Fox in the Corn is close by, and it was so good the first time I went, I wasn’t even thinking about the program when I returned again.

Network News

Sydney drivers drugged behind the wheel

Driving under the influence of the drug ice is a rising concern on Sydney roads.

PM stirring up Islamophobia says human rights lawyer

Sydney Muslims gather at a rally to show their support for the Prophet Muhammad in the suburb of Lakemba

Julian Burnside a barrister, human rights advocate and author says senior political figures including the Prime Minister are creating a sense of fear about Muslims.

Gaga's performance rated better than Julie Andrews'

Lady Gaga performs at artRave on November 10, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York.

It's either the bravest or dumbest question asked by Basil Zempilas but he has asked it.