Retiring Cronulla skipper Paul Gallen has revealed how close he came to leaving the Shire after being offered twice his salary to make a late-career move to Newcastle.
A Queensland man accused of murdering his wife told police who were investigating her disappearance she dressed like a "hooker".
After being accused by Andrew Johns of sabotaging Newcastle's NRL season, Knights boss Philip Gardner has admitted he made mistakes during Nathan Brown's exit from the club.
It is not known when the body of worker Craig Butler can be recovered after he was buried alive in a wall collapse at an outback Northern Territory mine last Saturday because the site is too dangerous to enter.
Barnstorming Parramatta winger Blake Ferguson says his dramatic weight loss and re-gain due to a post-surgical knee infection won't dent his impact when he returns to the NRL field this weekend.
A Queensland mother of three has been banned from owning a pet after neglecting a two-year-old American bulldog named Bella, who later died at the RSPCA.
New Zealanders from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern down, are scrambling to consider why the country has just recorded its worst-ever suicide rate.
More than 2.2 million people living in Australia are being denied a vote because they are permanent residents and not citizens.
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Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations will release more than 20 million euros ($A30 million) of emergency aid to help countries battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, French President Emmanuel Macron says.