A Californian man who wanted to fly to the edge of outer space to see if the world is actually round has died after his home-built rocket crashed to earth.
The fate of Dreamworld will be revealed when a coroner delivers his long-awaited findings from the inquest into the deaths of four people at the Gold Coast theme park more than three years ago.
Parcels of the drug ice are illegally entering Australia through the national postal system, law enforcement bodies say.
Detectives are searching for whoever vandalised Pro Hart's grave at Broken Hill cemetery.
An elderly man is fighting for his life after being hit by a car while walking on a western Sydney footpath.
A man has been charged over the attack of a 73-year-old man in Western Australia after he allegedly struck the victim twice with a chisel.
A 75-year-old man has been knocked out after an intruder punched him and stomped on his head in the West Australian town of Northam.
Police allege a man they shot dead in Brisbane's CBD terrified two tourists before then lunging at officers.
A man has been charged after allegedly holding a knife to a woman's throat while demanding her car keys in Sydney.
A Victorian man has been charged after he was found allegedly with a backpack containing ammunition, cash, drugs, a shotgun and taser.