The pilot who died when her small plane crashed in rugged Tasmanian wilderness has been identified as 30-year-old Nikita Walker.
An Adelaide woman has become the world's oldest skydiver, taking the plunge at the age of 102.
Angry customers who serve up death threats, abuse and violence to fast-food workers are being targeted in a new campaign designed to end the disrespect.
US President Donald Trump should not meddle in French affairs, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says after Trump criticised France in two tweets following riots in Paris.
Foreign nationals have been forced to sell more than 300 properties across Australia after buying them illegally.
A teenage learner driver has been charged after he was allegedly caught speeding more than 110km/h over the speed limit on the NSW mid north coast.
Tasmanian police are preparing to question two people involved in a 16-hour siege at a Launceston home that ended when armed officers stormed the property.
A man has been charged with the murder of a 38-year-old man who was shot in Newcastle.
A man's body has been found in Melbourne's Yarra River.The body, yet to be identified, was found about 9am on Sunday under a ferry ramp on Southbank, police told AAP.
The man who led the recovery efforts after Cyclone Yasi has been put in charge of coordinating the response to Queensland's bushfire emergency.