The staircase of the crumbling, near-derelict building is inhabited only by a little kitten, which makes its way down gingerly, blissfully unaware of the home's sad history.
Australian feminist Germaine Greer has branded fellow Aussie and playwright Joanna Murray-Smith an "insane reactionary'' for attempting to portray aspects of her life in a new comedy.
Grieving family members of SAS Signaller Sean McCarthy, killed in Afghanistan last week, say they are struggling to come to terms with their sudden loss.
Australian Rugby Union Chief Executive John O'Neill says his organisation will decide by August 15 whether it would express an interest in hosting the 2019 World Cup.
A Sydney couple convicted of keeping sex slaves were described as "bad people without a conscience" by one of their five Thai victims, a judge has heard.
The Australian woman renowned as the world's oldest internet blogger has made her final post, aged 108.
Greg Norman's ex-wife has scored a $US100 ($NZ133.54) million hole in one in her divorce settlement with the former world number one golfer.
Surprise packet NSW Swifts are quietly confident of toppling trans-Tasman netball minor premiers Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic on Sunday, while Melbourne Vixens are still sweating on the fitness of star centre Natasha Chokljat for the other semi-final.
Former Playboy bunny Pamela Anderson says she has been paid a "huge" amount of money to appear on Australian reality TV show Big Brother.
The 25cm Bindi Irwin doll is dressed in khakis and sports binoculars, a camera and other outback gear, as well as a cockatoo, a wombat and a python, it's been revealed.
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.