Maverick federal MP Bob Katter has reluctantly passed his party's leadership reins over to son Robbie after nearly a decade in the saddle.
Al-Qaeda's Yemen branch has claimed responsibility for last year's deadly shooting at a military base in Pensacola, Florida, by an aviation student from Saudi Arabia.
An alleged drunk woman was more than six times the limit while driving with a three-year-old girl when she crashed into a parked car in northern NSW.
More than 250 people from 30 countries have arrived in France after being flown out of the Chinese city of Wuhan, the centre of the coronavirus outbreak.
Six of Australia's natural history museums estimate the destruction to the nation's biodiversity from recent bushfires is in the "trillions" as they call for greater funding and action to counter the impacts of climate change.
As the coronavirus crisis has infected over 14,000 people globally, the use of face masks has become part of daily life in Australian cities and other parts of the world.
Every Australian buying a beer at the start of this week will pay more than they did on the weekend, as taxes applied to cold ones go up for the first time in 2020.
Legal argument has delayed the start of the rape trial of St George Illawarra NRL star Jack de Belin.
A police dog has been stabbed as he ran down two men fleeing from an allegedly stolen car in Brisbane.
A man has been accused of stabbing another man and leaving him badly injured in Perth's outer suburbs.