A man has died in hospital after a being struck by a car, then hit again by another as he lay on a Melbourne highway.
A 42-year-old man has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead in Kowanyama in north Queensland.
A body has been recovered from the water after a man fell overboard from a cruise ship off the Queensland coast.
Rescue crews have retrieved the body of an abseiler who fell to his death trying to help his girlfriend in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney.
Although wind tore down trees and left thousands of South Australians without power on Saturday, the state's fire risk was alleviated by a cold change.
The Federal Opposition says the Government is abandoning the automotive sector, pointing to the release of pessimistic report on the industry's future.
Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky has been reunited with his son in Germany, a free man after more than 10 years behind bars in Russia.
An abseiler has fallen to his death trying to save his girlfriend, who has been lifted to safety in the Blue Mountains.
West Australian police have arrested a man after a seven-hour manhunt in the seaside town of Lancelin, north of Perth.
Victorian police are investigating after a woman's body was discovered in a house on the Mornington Peninsula.
Spain's government has approved draft legislation that would only allow abortion in cases of rape or danger to the mother's physical or mental health.
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