A man has been shot in the legs in what appears to be a targeted shooting in Sydney's south-west.
Aboriginal shareholder-owners of Victoria's remote Lake Tyers community say they are being driven off their land, because even though they collectively own the freehold property, they are being charged what they say are ever-increasing rents.
More than two dozen people were injured, several of them seriously, when a double-decker bus crashed into a tree in South London.
The man at the centre of a stand-off outside New South Wales State Parliament will face a Sydney court on a range of charges today.
Two men have been convicted for defrauding a southern Tasmanian seafood business of $850,000.
A change to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) means more Australians who have HIV now qualify for subsidised treatment.
toSouth Australian firefighters have contained a serious bushfire which threatened lives and homes near Tintinara in the state's upper south-east.
Imagine turning on your computer and finding all your files have been taken hostage. You have just three days to pay a ransom or you lose the data forever.
Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky has arrived in Germany a free man after more than 10 years behind bars in Russia.
Lawyers representing Australia will travel to The Hague in January for the first hearing in its ICJ dispute with East Timor over ASIO raids in Canberra.
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority won't be making any decision on allowing dredge spoil to be dumped on the reef until the end of January.