The amount of entertainment – from Facebook and Twitter, text messaging and music downloads – has made the devices more seductive for young people, researchers warn.
Peter Dansie has pleaded not guilty to murdering his wife, whose body was found in a pond in the Adelaide parklands.
Police say the suspect's vehicle went through road spikes twice before he attempted to escape through a paddock on foot.
Barbara Coombes told police she had "snapped" in January 2006 after finding indecent images of herself and other children amongst her father's belongings.
The accused reportedly presented at a Perth hospital in a 'psychotic state' the day before the tragedy unfolded, but was sent home.
A Perth woman who makes her own food, cleaning products and personal care items from scratch says she is living the ultimate 'waste-free' life.
Divers who helped rescue the 12 boys and their coach who were trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand feared not all of the soccer team would make it out alive.
A two-year-old baby died last Sunday at the Sydney Children’s Hospital at Westmead after becoming infected with the influenza A strain
Sarah Ristevski has given evidence at a hearing to decide if there is enough evidence to send her father Borce to trial.
An inquest will begin to examine the death of a young pregnant Melbourne woman whose husband claimed to have found her dead on a makeshift bench press.
A driver of a three-wheeled motorcycle has had a miraculous escape after being impaled by four bamboo poles in a crash in central China.