A woman is dead and a man in police custody in Western Australia's Pilbara region.
Two Victorian teenagers and a man in his 30s face dozens of criminal charges after allegedly firing ball bearings and marbles at people, shops and houses in a period spanning almost a year.
A man in his 70s has been found dead following a house fire in regional Victoria.
A man has been charged with assault after punching a man on the street and a police officer in Sydney's CBD.
A man allegedly wanted on outstanding warrants tried to evade police and sparked a pursuit in NSW's Hunter region.
Local councils will be forced to hold citizenship ceremonies on January 26 under new federal government rules.
The White House will become a sea of yellow roses and wattle over the next day as US President Donald Trump prepares to honour Scott Morrison.
Environmentalists have criticised a further delay in the "urgent" prosecution of Adani for allegedly providing incorrect information regarding hundreds of hectares of land disturbance.
Poor management by Australian governments has seen billions of dollar wasted on infrastructure over the past decade, and a new report warns another $5 billion is set to be frittered away.
Australia is banning the sale of pure caffeine powder after a young man died of an overdose.