A gas crisis looms for Australian households and industry but governments at all levels are pointing the fingers elsewhere.
North Korea has reportedly been boosting defences on its east coast after the North said US President Donald Trump had declared war and that it would shoot down US bombers flying near the Korean peninsula.
More than 57,000 people have fled the surrounds of Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali, fearing an imminent eruption.
Former Nine Network reporter Ben McCormack described himself as "a total b loving pedo" in online conversations where he outlined a sexual interest in young boys.
A targeted form of radiotherapy can cure prostate cancer in men whose disease was previously thought to be incurable, research suggests.
A man has been charged over an early morning armed heist at a Hobart pub and the torching of a stolen car.
Two in five Australians surveyed in a new poll believe heaven and hell await them in the afterlife and angels and demons roam the world.
More than half of those surveyed in new polling don't think their health insurance is worth the money they pay for it.
A tennis ball-sized rough diamond unearthed nearly two years ago by a Vancouver-based diamond producer has been sold for $US53 million ($A67 million).
Her dad is a high profile critic of same-sex marriage but Frances Abbott says she was raised to stand up for what she believes in - so she's voting 'yes'.