A man, 29, is in hospital after he was stabbed several times in the neck following an argument with a group of nine people in a northwest Sydney park.
The auditor-general has been asked to investigate how Liberal candidate Georgina Downer was able to hand out a novelty cheque for a taxpayer-funded grant.
Victoria Police have released "pending further inquiries" two men who had been questioned after another man was shot in the head on Thursday night.
Venezuelan Opposition Leader Juan Guaido says he's asking the international community to keep "all options open" to oust Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced $31 million for an irrigation project in Victoria's Gippsland region as farmers grapple with drought.
The government has defended the quality of medical facilities on Christmas Island, where asylum seekers in offshore processing could be sent for treatment.
A Red Hot Chili Peppers concert has seen a man charged with assaulting an officer after he allegedly blew snot at a senior policeman.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has urged people not to link Australian coal export processing delays to China with diplomatic tensions.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says Labor's plan to boost the number of Australian-flagged ships is motivated by maritime union demands.
All Blacks star Brodie Retallick got a first-hand look at the improvement of Australian Super Rugby teams as the Brumbies destroyed his Chiefs side.