People who seek out cyber sex have "alarmingly high" rates of depression, anxiety and stress and typically devote hours a day to the covert activity, a study shows.
The Australian Rugby Union will need to placate Super Rugby provinces with financial compensation if they go ahead with their mooted plan of resting key players, according to two head coaches.
A family in rural Victoria is too afraid to return home after armed intruders broke into their house and sexually assaulted a woman, police say.
Police are investigating how a young man fell under a train and severed his leg in Melbourne last night.
Australians are more productive in the workplace than what they were a year ago but time-wasting still costs organisations $87 billion a year, a new report claims.
A federal government document could be Peter Greste's golden ticket to ending his Egyptian re-trial and being acquitted of the terror charges that have haunted him since 2013.
Thousands of homes went without electricity, workers were locked out of office buildings and at least one man was trapped in a lift during a nine-hour power outage in Sydney's north early today.
The NSW Coroner investigating the death of a Brazilian student repeatedly tasered by police in central Sydney has recommended five officers face disciplinary proceedings.
The family of a man feared taken by a crocodile in Queensland's far north have joined the search for the missing fisherman.
With a Russian frigate closing in and a half-dozen US warships within shouting distance, the pirates holding a tanker off Somalia's coast might appear to have no other choice than to wave the white flag.
One Direction heart throb Harry Styles has rekindled a relationship with US chart sensation Taylor Swift, reports UK newspaper The Sun.
Shaun McNeil has been found not guilty of the one-punch murder of Sydney teenager Daniel Christie on New Year's Eve 2013.
Heavily armed police have surrounded Port Augusta prison in South Australia after inmates rioted today taking control of at least two cell blocks.
More than 120 firefighters are continuing to battle a fire sparked by a lightning storm in Victoria's west.
An injury-hit Chiefs have rejigged their backline and forward pack for Saturday's sudden-death qualifying final against the Highlanders in Dunedin.
The population of NSW will soar to over nine million people, an increase of 33 percent, by the year 2036, while Sydney will surge to nearly 6 million people, up 40 percent.
A school leaver has described watching a 17-year-old girl plunge to her death at schoolies celebrations on the Gold Coast.
US President Barack Obama has again pointed to Australia's swiftly introduced, post-Port Arthur massacre gun laws as an example for America.
A little dog named Leo has been proclaimed a hero after risking his own life to protect four kittens in a Melbourne house fire overnight.
An elderly man has been stabbed in the face with a screwdriver in a cowardly attack by a burglar who was ransacking his Malvern home.