New Zealand businessman Chris Liddell has been promoted to a top role in US President Donald Trump's White House.
Five people have been charged with attempted murder after allegedly throwing a young man from a third-floor balcony in Brisbane.
A Sydney opera singer has admitted sex offences related to an underage teenage girl in the 1990s.
The pre-trial hearing examining charges against Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell of historical sex offences has re-opened to the public after a week of closed evidence from complainants.
The partner of actor Craig McLachlan says the pair are determined to clear his name after allegations of sexual harassment.
The Chiefs have made four changes to their starting line-up as they prepare to battle the Bulls in Friday's Super Rugby match in Hamilton.
Ladies First took a step towards a start in the Melbourne Cup with her tenacious win in the Auckland Cup at Ellerslie on Saturday. The Allan Sharrock-trained mare overcame a horror run in the race...
A disaster situation has been declared and evacuations could be ordered following flooding across parts of north Queensland.
Gareth Widdop and Ben Hunt say their combination at St George Illawarra is still in the working stages after the 34-12 pummelling of Brisbane in the NRL season opener.
Warriors coach Stephen Kearney doesn't think it's unfair his team have been scheduled to play in Perth yet again, despite their WA hoodoo.
Detectives are determined to find a fat man with bulging blue eyes who raped a young Queensland girl with the help of her mother more than a decade ago.
An overwhelming majority of Australian working women say that respect is their top priority at work, but one in 10 are still being sexually harassed.
Barnaby Joyce doesn't know if the baby his partner is carrying is his and he doesn't care.
NSW Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson has praised the fight in his side but slammed them for a poor performance after a 24-24 Super Rugby draw with the Sharks in Durban.
The speculation was true - pop superstar Cher turned up at the Sydney Mardi Gras parade last night.
A 12-month-old baby girl has been mauled to death by the family dog in northern New South Wales.
The City of Perth council has been suspended indefinitely pending an inquiry into whether the councillors should be sacked following infighting.
They couldn't score a try and copped another yellow card but the Queensland Reds have broken through for an 18-10 Super Rugby upset win over the Brumbies.
A speeding, "spoilt" and sleep-deprived driver has been jailed for hitting a pedestrian in Melbourne's CBD, leaving the man partially paralysed and with a permanent brain injury.
Phoenix head coach Darije Kalezic will leave the club at the end of a miserable A-League season for the last-placed Wellington club.