Australian police plan to charge a man with assault for allegedly kicking the teenager who egged Senator Fraser Anning in Melbourne.
Federal and state politicians are going into bat for Aussie farmers who have been under attack by animal activists in a cross-border campaign.
Three teenagers are among 38 people arrested over an animal rights protest that blocked a major Melbourne intersection on Monday morning.
Tackling a spider phobia could be as simple as learning to tolerate anxiety, an academic says after a poll commissioned by a cybersecurity firm showed spiders were among Australians' biggest fears.
A US musician visiting Melbourne to play a couple of jazz gigs ended up in hospital with massive head injuries after a violent assault.
Scott Morrison is set to roll the dice this weekend on a May federal election, after just seven months as prime minister.
More than 100 firefighters are battling a large chemical factory fire that is sending thick black smoke across Melbourne's north and likely to burn for days.
A woman has been charged with attempted murder after a knife attack on a 7-year-old boy in Cairns, in Queensland.
The federal government is being urged to revoke Royal Brunei Airlines' right to land in Australia after the Asian nation introduced the death penalty for homosexual acts and adultery.
Chau Chau was a playful young cat living in a 45th-floor Melbourne apartment until his owner's boyfriend threw him off the balcony.
As the Australian Senate prepares to censure Fraser Anning for comments about the Christchurch massacre, NZ's deputy Prime Minister has called the senator a "jingoistic moron".
A university student says he accidentally threw his girlfriend's cat over the balcony of their high-rise Melbourne apartment, after the pet fell 45 storeys to its death.
Three days after hosting his 18th birthday party, the family of Sydney apprentice Christopher Cassaniti are planning his funeral.
A student priest who raped his dying friend's 12-year-old son will be sentenced in Melbourne for his "evil acts".
Two electric scooter riders have been hospitalised every day in the months after they launched in Brisbane.
In the end, the difference between Wellington Phoenix and Newcastle Jets was obvious.
The bodies of two Japanese teenagers have been found in Lake McKenzie on Queensland's Fraser Island after the boys were reported missing from a school tour.
It came with mixed emotions but Quade Cooper has enjoyed the last laugh with a starring role in the Rebels' dominant Super Rugby win over Queensland.
The family of missing toddler William Tyrell huddled together as they passed an array of media cameras outside the NSW Coroner's Court before the first hearings into one of the most infamous missing persons cases in Australian history.
Thousands of taxi drivers, licence plate owners and operators have signed up in Australia to a class action against ride-share giant Uber.