Australia's aged care system is a shocking tale of neglect that needs a complete overhaul and not mere patching up, royal commissioners say.
The new head of Northern Territory Police appears set to shake up the force, suggesting he will reduce the number of specialised units to ensure officers were better used to keep people safe.
A man who stabbed a drunk German backpacker during a Brisbane road-rage incident has been sentenced to life in prison.
Wests Tigers will have a $1.7 million war chest to attract NRL talent after Ben Matulino was retired on medical grounds and Ryan Matterson released.
A man who was shot in the scrotum by a Queensland police officer during an arrest that went wrong says buying a gun was the worst decision he has ever made.
Four men said to be members of a Vietnamese criminal syndicate have been arrested in Sydney over the importation of 400 kilograms of methylamphetamine concealed in bottles of sriracha chilli sauce from the United States.
Melbourne Storm winger Suliasi Vunivalu has vowed to serve the final year of his NRL deal with the club but left the door open for a move to rugby in 2021.
New ARLC chairman Peter V'landys has promised every NRL club in Sydney and Queensland is safe and none will be relocated as the board considers possible expansion.
Experts have welcomed new treatments for Australians with eating disorders being added to the Medicare rebate scheme.
Qantas has rejected calls from engineers to ground its Boeing 737 fleet as "completely irresponsible", after claims a second plane was found with cracking on its wing structure.