Protesters and union members have rallied against the Queensland government's plans to outlaw what it says are sinister tactics during mass environmental demonstrations.
Eating high levels of dairy products may be linked to an increased risk of prostate cancer, according to new research.
Fuel giant BP Australia has joined 7-Eleven and pulled two "M+" rated magazines from its 350 petrol outlets across the country after complaints they sexualised young girls and promoted harassment.
US President Donald Trump says he does not want to leave any American troops in Syria, but soldiers leaving the country now would deploy elsewhere before eventually returning to the United States.
Wakefield have signed Salford hooker/half-back Josh Wood on a two-year contract.The 23-year-old fills the void created by the return to Australia of hooker Tyler Randell for family reasons and becomes Trinity coach Chris Chester's fifth recruit for 2020.
A defiant Pauline Hanson has told the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's top scientist coral bleaching is a natural occurrence, rejecting its link to heat waves.
Australia's Top End is experiencing a record breaking heatwave, with Darwin sweating through its second-highest temperature on record.
Lasith Malinga will become one of the oldest quicks to tour Australian shores this century in this month's three-match Twenty20 series.
Twice as many asylum seekers are in Australia for medical treatment than remain in Papua New Guinea and Nauru.
Wests Tigers veteran Chris Lawrence has finally re-signed with the club on a one-year deal, taking him to a remarkable 15 consecutive seasons at Concord.