Some of the biggest names in the music business have arrived for the MTV video music awards in New York.
Federal MPs and Senators have returned to Canberra ahead of the first sitting of the 45th parliament.
A man has faced court accused of holding another man hostage and firing shots at cars during a four-day crime spree.
A woman and her husband terrorized by a gang of carjackers at Birkenhead say they were threatened with a knife and ordered out of their vehicle, before it was stolen.
Fresh from the filming of Thor, there are already pitches for more Hollywood blockbusters. The Premier has held secret meetings to put Queensland state ahead of the competition.
The Premier wants to control what clothes and fashion accessories outlaw bikies wear in public as part of a widespread crackdown on organised crime.
A major study has found women are more worried about getting fat - than they are of being diagnosed with cancer.
The death toll from Italy's earthquake has now climbed to 291. A mass funeral has been held for dozens of locals as the country paused for a National Day of mourning.
An 18-year-old man has escaped with seconds to spare when his family's home erupted in flames. He told Seven News he spotted the fire coming from a vent in the roof, which quickly spread, and …
Hundreds of service personnel were involved in an emergency drill based on a plane crash in the CBD. Dozens of different agencies took part following a year of planning.