A central Queensland man has been charged with murder after a man was found dead in suspicious circumstances.
A policeman who investigated the notorious murder of Sydney nurse and beauty queen Anita Cobby hopes killer Michael Murphy "rots in hell" after he died in jail.
While she and Scott Morrison preached a family bond, economic ties and unity in the Pacific, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said deporting Kiwis from Australia is "corrosive" to the trans-Tasman relationship.
North Queensland coach Paul Green says he has no reason not to play Ethan Lowe in the Cowboys' NRL trial with the Gold Coast despite reports he's set to leave the club.
The prime minister insists a ban on Australian coal exports entering China is just an issue of local rules and not a wider problem between the two countries.
The Warriors have confirmed Issac Luke has a get-out clause in his NRL contract if rival clubs dangle better money, but insist they know nothing of an approach from Parramatta.
The future of food supplies is under "severe threat" because of the number of animal and plant species disappearing, a United Nations report has found.
Tasmania's capital will get a $30 million boost to help provide more affordable housing in a deal announced by the federal government.
Breakdancing, surfing, skateboarding and sport climbing could all be on the agenda for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games if the French capital's organising committee has its way.
A senior Sydney prison officer accused of rape and sexually abusing two female inmates has been granted bail.