Gareth Aucock had been celebrating his birthday with his partner, but a few hours later the evening took an unexpected and terrifying turn.
A man will face court after he allegedly assaulted a woman at a home while live-streaming to an online gaming site during a Fortnite game.
Children battling cancer received an early Christmas gift when they were given a taste of the North Pole to personally meet Santa.
The war on plastic bags looks set to escalate with heavy-duty bags used by retail stores now targeted by state environment ministers.
The family of an Indian nurse reportedly identified as a key person of interest in Toyah Cordingley's murder in north Queensland has denied he is involved.
A man accused of the murder of English backpacker Grace Millane has faced court in New Zealand after her brother posted a heartbreaking tribute to her on Instagram.
'I feel uncomfortable that I have to get this specific, but for everyone's comfort, I will,' she wrote in a memo to teachers.