Queensland mother Claire Tucker, 36, has died almost a week after police found her in a drain after a day at the races in Cairns.
WA Premier Mark McGowan says the state government might sue the Australian Rugby Union for dumping the Western Force.
BlueScope Steel's full-year net profit doubled to $715.9 million but the company expects earnings in first half of FY18 to be lower.
A Gold Coast primary school has been daubed with chilling graffiti threatening to bomb the school and take kids hostage.
The federal opposition leader has rejected government suggestions he could have citizenship issues, saying he has been clear of British ties since 2006.
Former prime minister Tony Abbott is headed to a school in the West Australian Kimberley region to act as a teacher's aide for the week.
Labor's core support has risen to 38 per cent as voters turn against the government amid rows over same-sex marriage and citizenship, the latest Newspoll shows.
Ten days of annual military exercises between South Korea and the US begin on Monday.
The US Navy says 10 sailors are missing and five are injured after the USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant ship east of Singapore.
Killer robots, which could potentially become weapons of mass destruction in forms like swarms of microdrones, should be banned, industry leaders say.
A man named on Australia's 20 most-wanted fugitives turned out to be not so hard to find, given his active and open social media presence.
After nearly 30 years as the Gabba's grounds manager, Kevin Mitchell Jr will retire after the next Ashes Test in November.
Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young says the next terror attack will be on Pauline Hanson's head after the One Nation leader's burqa stunt in the Senate.
A mass at the Notre Dame in Paris has been dedicated to the victims of the Barcelona terrorist attacks.
Qantas chief Alan Joyce says he would support extra security measures at Australian airports and argues airfares wouldn't rise as a result.
Rubber-faced comedian Jerry Lewis has died at his Las Vegas home of natural causes at the age of 91, his publicist says.
The NSW government is considering subsidising Uber trips for Sydneysiders between their homes and public transport hubs.