An ice addict was "completely smashed" when he allegedly found the body of a woman while using drugs in her inner-Sydney apartment, a court has been told.
The body of an American actress found in her eastern Sydney apartment was so decomposed the cause of death could not be determined, an inquest has been told.
An idyllic countryside retreat for Cavalier King Charles Spaniels offers everything a dog desires, discovers Nicky Park of AAP. Bigger breeds need not apply.
The young girl whose naked image appears on the cover of an art magazine says she is "really offended" by Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's criticisms of the photo.
A man accused of murdering his wife and two grandchildren listened intently and spoke only briefly during a short hearing in a regional NSW court today.
A New Zealander was one of two people who allegedly boasted they were responsible for the "bizarre" death in Sydney of American actress Joyce Germain, an inquest has been told.
Pop star Madonna has denied having an affair with Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez and has issued a statement saying she is not planning to get divorced from her British husband Guy Ritchie.
Kylie Minogue has collected a prestigious royal honour from Prince Charles.
Representatives of Pope Benedict XVI have told a victim support group an apology to sexual abuse victims is being considered during his visit to Australia.
Australia's first carbon capture and storage project, in Victoria's Otway Basin, has successfully stored 10,000 tonnes of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide deep underground.
Australian actress Naomi Watts is reportedly expecting her second child with partner, actor Liev Schreiber.
Protesters say they are willing to break the law and hand out condoms to Catholic pilgrims during this month's World Youth Day celebrations in Sydney.
A man made a pact with his wife to have sex with his teenage stepdaughter because the couple desperately wanted another child.
After seven years faking an English accent while seeking fame in London in the 1950s, Rolf Harris' life changed forever when he first sang the now famous line "Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport".
Harry Potter author JK Rowling said she had felt suicidal after her divorce from her first husband, the British paper Sunday Times has reported.
You can blame it on Madonna. The pop queen, who took a somewhat amorous approach to a bottle of Evian in one of her movies, is partly responsible for the environmentally disastrous craze of bottled water, a new book says.
Soome airline passengers are paying as much in fuel surcharges as they pay for their base air fare, according to Australian research, but thanks to a Commerce Commission ruling, New Zealand passengers do not need an abacus to work out the cost of fares.
Sacha Baron Cohen, Marion Cotillard, Ruby Dee and Jet Li have been invited to join Hollywood's most exclusive club - the group that hands out the Academy Awards.
A Queensland coroner's decision today to charge American diver Gabe Watson with the 2003 honeymoon murder of his wife Tina has drawn a mix of anger and jubilation in the couple's home state of Alabama.
Gordon Ramsay almost made it through his first Australian press conference without swearing.