Masked members of a splinter anti-fascism group have set Australian flags on fire and scuffled with police and media in the latest Melbourne rally between rival protest groups.
The driver of a car that veered off a South Australian road has died two days after the crash.
A 90-year-old woman has awoken in the middle of the night to find an armed man rummaging through her bedroom drawers in southern NSW.
A state of emergency has been declared in the US state of West Virginia where at least 24 people have died in floods.
A roof has partially collapsed after a fire broke out in a maintenance shed at the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra near the lion and tiger enclosure.
A man has died in a motorcycle accident in northern NSW.The 44-year-old motorcyclist collided with a four wheel drive while travelling on an unsealed dirt road in Paddys Flat, west of Lismore.
A security guard has been knocked unconscious after trying to break up a pub brawl at Morayfield, north of Brisbane.
A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, with warnings that more residents may be forced to flee the flames.
A seven-year-old boy has been killed when the motorbike he was riding apparently left a track and crashed into a tree southeast of Perth.
A man has died at a campsite in the Eastern Goldfields region in WA and police are investigating.