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The woman stole the rifle from the back of the car before shooting at officers and a civilian.
Aldi shoppers have been warned about a new scam currently circulating on Facebook. Here's what you need to know.
Wildfires raging in the forests of eastern Algeria have killed at least 37 people and wounded 161 others, the civil protection department of the North African country said Thursday.Most of the victims were reported in the wilaya, or region, of El Tarf, near the northern Algeria-Tunisian border, where 34 people were found dead.
From merchandise placement to music, there are several tricks used in supermarkets to ensure you spend more time and money in store.
UnsplashAs the cut-off for the government’s consultation on a National Cultural Policy (NCP) approaches, thousands in the sector are putting the finishing touches to their three-page submissions. These are directed around “five pillars” drawn from Creative Australia, the national cultural policy announced in the last months of the Gillard regime, but ignored by the Abbott, Turnbull and Morrison governments thereafter. Coalition arts ministers showed little interest in cultural policy. Over the l
An urgent warning has been issued to Aussie parents trying to heat their homes after an incident that could have had a tragic outcome. Find out what happened here.
The Western Australian government admits it failed to meaningfully implement school attendance plans recommended following child suicides in the state's north.Education Minister Sue Ellery has apologised after an inquiry found serious deficiencies in the planning, implementation and oversight of the plans for students in Halls Creek who were identified as being at severe attendance risk.
Ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has testified in a prison courtroom in the capital for the first time in her official secrets case, a legal official said.Suu Kyi, who has been detained since the military ousted her government last year, is being tried in Naypyitaw with Australian economist Sean Turnell and three former Cabinet members on the same charge, which is punishable by up to 14 years in prison.
Jacinda Ardern has been accused of a cover-up by suspended Labour MP Gaurav Sharma in an explosive interview likely to cause more pain for the first-term parliamentarian.Dr Sharma now faces party expulsion next week, with the prime minister's office confirming the caucus would re-visit his partyroom membership at its next meeting.
The mum has spoken out amid backlash.
A single moment of inattention meant a much loved Victorian man lost his life and his newborn daughter lost the chance to know her father.Another much loved man, a father with a daughter the same age, will spend the rest of his life in grief and remorse knowing he caused that.
Despite being metres away from other swimmers and bystanders, the child goes unnoticed for at least two minutes before his lifeless body is found.
Russia has reported fresh Ukrainian drone attacks, a day after explosions erupted near military bases in Russian-held areas of Ukraine and Russia itself, apparent displays of Kyiv's growing ability to pummel Moscow's assets far from front lines.The latest incidents followed huge blasts last week at an air base in Russian-annexed Crimea.
Travelling 30km inland, this seal isn't finished just yet. Find out the latest regarding its wild ride.
NSW beekeepers who have been battling the deadly varroa mite can look forward to financial relief from the state government.Agriculture Minister Dugald Saunders said beekeepers who have had their hives, honey or equipment destroyed to control the spread of the parasite will be eligible for reimbursement from Friday.
A Melburnian accused of creating intrusive spyware as a 15-year-old and then selling it to domestic violence perpetrators and other criminals has faced court.Police allege the now 24-year-old man created the remote access trojan (RAT) named Imminent Monitor which let perpetrators control victims' computers, steal personal information, and turn on their webcams and microphones.
New research is raising the alarm about the growing frequency and severity of deadly heatwaves.
Dutch runner Femke Bol has won the 400 metres hurdles European Championship gold in style to complete an unprecedented title double 48 hours after her 400m flat triumph.Bol achieved a feat Karsten Warholm did not manage four years ago but the Norwegian world record holder and Olympic champion at least bounced back from a poor world championships by winning back-to-back Euro gold in the men's 400m hurdles.
A man managed to narrowly avoid being hit by a piece of plane falling from the sky while on his lunch break. Find out what happened.
As an elderly man moaned and struggled to get out of his hospital bed in the final hours of his life, a nurse rebuked him: "You're not even close to dying, so don't even try it."The 75-year-old was in Wagga Wagga hospital after a knee replacement in February 2017, when he was bullied and belittled by nurse Jennifer Hogg, according to a NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal ruling.