Police hunting for a gunman who fled naked after killing four people at a Nashville Waffle House have searched public schools through the night to make sure they will be safe when they reopen.
A rejected NSW woman drove over her ex-boyfriend before repeatedly punching him as he was trapped under her car in a Christmas Day attack.
An 11-year-old severely autistic boy fatally struck by a train in Sydney's south after running away from his carer has been described as a "beautiful angel".
The Turnbull government is set to put the hard word on defence companies to shape up and maximise Australia's stake in making military equipment.
The Turnbull government is providing a $260 million GST top-up for the Northern Territory after it lost out in the latest revenue carve-up and $550 million for remote housing.
Finlay Steel followed the path of his namesake grandfather's down a mine in Mt Isa and then in the service of his country.
Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison is handing the Northern Territory a $260 million GST top-up after the Grants Commission cut its share in last month's 2018/19 revenue carve-up.
The halfback debate may be far from over but Queensland coach Kevin Walters has given his strongest indication yet that Cameron Munster is his man for the Maroons No.6 jersey.
Not even an Immortal's praise can cheer up Brisbane NRL five-eighth Jack Bird.
A holidaymaker has been treated for a suspected venomous blue-ringed octopus sting in Queensland.