Toronto van attack suspect due in court

The driver suspected of killing 10 people and injuring 15 others when he ploughed a rental van into pedestrians in Toronto will make his first court appearance on Tuesday when details of a motive for the attack are expected to emerge.

George Bush admitted to Houston hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalised in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman says.

Gas prices up in benign inflation result

New inflation figures confirm Australia won't be joining the US in raising interest rates any time soon, a relief to highly indebted households at a time of low wages growth.

Kate heads home after giving birth to boy

Catherine, wife of Prince William, smiled and waved as she left hospital on Monday after giving birth to a boy who is now fifth in line to the British throne.

Anzac Day clash fits blockbuster billing

Form doesn't seem to matter too much on Anzac Day.But if history is anything to go by, Wednesday's heavyweight clash between St George Illawarra and the Sydney Roosters is going to be a cracker.

Schools searched for Waffle House shooter

Police hunting for a gunman who fled naked after killing four people at a Nashville Waffle House have searched public schools through the night to make sure they will be safe when they reopen.