A female scientist has been announced the winner of an inaugural industry award to mark International Women's Day.
The family of assault victim Thomas Kelly hope a new CCTV camera installed near the scene of their son's attack will serve as a deterrent.
A 15-year-old girl and her three-year-old brother have disappeared from their home in Melbourne's north.
Victorian businesses, farmers and non-profit agencies in the township of Morwell where a coal mine is on fire can apply for new concessional loans.
A man has been taken to hospital after being struck by lightning in severe thunderstorms in Sydney.
A Sydney primary school teacher has been charged after police raided his home and allegedly found child abuse material.
A woman who was hit by a car while trying to cross a Sydney highway will be awarded $251,000 in damages more than eight years after the accident.
The man convicted of the murder of British backpacker Peter Falconio has withdrawn an appeal application, but says there's more to come.
A tropical low over the Coral Sea is expected to turn into a cyclone over north Queensland this weekend.
Fire investigators are looking at whether an electrical fault in an air-conditioning unit sparked a fatal house fire in Sydney's west.
A man has been sentenced to up to 17 years for kidnapping and murdering a man whom he mistakenly believed to be a people smuggler.
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