Many Australians wouldn't mind if Australia Day was shifted to a new date and most don't know why it is held on January 26, a new poll shows.
Oil from an Iranian tanker that sank in the East China Sea has diffused into four separate slicks, covering a combined area of just over 100 square kms, Chinese authorites say.
A father has allegedly been clocked driving 120km/h in a 60km/h zone in Sydney's south with two young boys in the back seat of his sports car.
The brother of Australian star Nick Kyrgios can expect to be issued a "please explain" from Tennis Australia for donning loud T-shirts advertising a rival bookie to its sponsoring betting company.
One year after Donald Trump's inauguration, here's a look at some of the US president's major campaign promises and their current status:--PROMISE: To repeal and replace Barack Obama's signature health care reforms.
South Australia's electricity provider has lost a Federal Court bid to boost its revenue in a ruling the state government says has spared consumers from a price slug.
A Hobart DJ who admitted headbutting former prime minister Tony Abbott was "'six-out-of-10" drunk at the time, a court has heard.
With severe heatwave conditions predicted for NSW in the coming days, residents have been encouraged to develop a bushfire survival plan.
Best friends of a young British backpacker found dead in an inner Sydney apartment in a gruesome murder-suicide involving an older Nepalese man are in shock.
Three girls have been charged after allegedly repeatedly smashing a disabled girl's head into a picnic table in Victoria.