Scott Morrison has blasted Israel Folau's "appallingly insensitive" comments, while Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese called the sacked Wallabies star "reprehensible".
Australians may have to fork out up to 60 per cent more for their Christmas hams this year due to a shortage of pork, an industry spokesman says.
Labor MP Joel Fitzgibbon has rejected Barnaby Joyce's claim an asylum-seeker used the controversial medevac laws to get into Australia following a botched penis enlargement.
A second man has been arrested after fire gutted an Adelaide home.
A 37-year-old man has been charged with criminal damage by fire after allegedly setting his own house alight in regional WA, causing up to $300,000 damage.
Police have described an attack on an elderly Sydney woman in her bedroom at a retirement village as an "appalling and cowardly act".
A 30-year-old man has been left with serious head and facial injuries after a fight at a property south of Brisbane on Saturday.
A man has been stabbed in a Sydney home invasion in what police believe was a targeted attack.
Almost $200,000 in cash has been found with a Sydney driver who unsuccessfully tried to evade police - three months after a warrant was first issued for his arrest.
A man has been charged over the death of a woman in the driveway of her Victorian home.