New smoking laws which address rising levels of vaping have passed parliament, banning the use of appealing names and including new warnings on packets.
Troy Armstrong has been hit with three extra charges after being accused of murdering his ex-wife by running her car off the road.
Workplace Relations Minister Tony Burke has announced a deal with the crossbench to ensure key protections for workers are passed before the end of the year.
A massage therapist found guilty of raping a young woman during an appointment in Melbourne will serve at least three years and eight months in jail.
Following the release of a review of the National Disability Insurance Scheme, peak bodies say people living with a disability must be at the reform table.
It is unclear whether the suspect in a shooting at a university campus in Las Vegas was shot dead by police or took their own life.
Mark Nawaqanitawase could still play for the Wallabies next year, despite signing a two-year NRL deal from 2025 with the Sydney Roosters
Hoping to receive a wildcard entry for the Australian Open, former Flushing Meadows champion Emma Raducanu will make her tennis comeback in Auckland in January.
A national ban on engineered stone products has moved a step closer after the federal government announced it would work alongside states and territories.
A security guard has described seeing Brittany Higgins naked and in a fetal position on a minister's couch on the night of her alleged rape by Bruce Lehrmann.
Leon Bailey scored the only goal as Aston Villa stunned champions Manchester City 1-0 in the Premier League, while Liverpool won 2-0 at Sheffield United.
Tasmania import Milton Doyle has travelled home to the US after the death of his father and will miss the JackJumpers' NBL clash with the New Zealand Breakers.
Three Russian agents involved in the poisoning of an activist and 10 people linked to his harsh imprisonment have been sanctioned by Australia.
Opals captain Tess Madgen has tipped Jade Melbourne as a future leader for Australia and a chance of making an impact on the road to the Paris Olympics.
A review of the National Disability Insurance Scheme has made 26 recommendations, that will return balance to an inadequate and overstretched support ecosystem.
A measure to provide new US security assistance could not obtain the 60 votes needed in the Senate to pave the way to start debate on the bill.
A $5 billion proposal that would build 25,000 homes on a horse track has been described as the most significant opportunity in the history of Sydney racing.
The New Zealand government has issued a rarely-seen letter of expectations to Police Commissioner Andrew Coster, saying Kiwis deserve to feel safe.
A woman is the fourth person in recent weeks to file a lawsuit accusing hip-hop mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs of sexual assault.
Australian players have admitted concern over the future of Test cricket, with South Africa prioritising franchise cricket over a looming national team tour.