George HW Bush is recovering from a blood infection following his admission to hospital just days after the death of his wife of 73 years, Barbara.
Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin is confident his team took steps in the right direction, despite suffering a 46-point loss to Richmond at the MCG.
An investigator has been unable to come to a conclusion about allegations of misconduct against former Melbourne Health chairman Robert Doyle.
Australian households will be looking for some relief in next month's federal budget, with polling and economic figures showing people are feeling the pinch.
A 41-year-old Macleay Island woman did not enter a plea when she faced court over the stabbing murder of her partner on the small Queensland island.
A Queensland policeman who killed his baby son with a forceful punch to his abdomen should be sentenced to nine year's jail, prosecutors say.
Police in western Sydney have opened an investigation after a teenage girl was shot in the leg while sitting in the garage of a home in Guildford.
Donald Trump says Iran will have "bigger problems than they ever have before" should they follow through on threats to resume their nuclear program.
Research into our immune systems has medical teams on the cusp of exciting breakthroughs in the fight against disease, a world-leading Kiwi professor says.