Both the United States and the United Kingdom have asked Australia to send personnel to West Africa to help combat the deadly Ebola virus, foreign affairs officials have told a Senate hearing.
Paul Gallen has left little doubt about his thoughts on Dave Smith's NRL management by taking a swipe at League Central following the sacking of Cronulla chief executive Steve Noyce.
Two men and a woman are dead and a man has been arrested following a shooting and siege north-west of Melbourne that police say was triggered by a neighbourhood dispute.
Canada and Australia have both featured prominently in the Islamic State’s online diatribes, in which the group urges its global followers to kill. But the similarities don’t end there.
The Los Angeles Lakers used to own the Pacific division. This season they not only face the prospect of finishing at the bottom of it for the second year in a row, they are another Kobe Bryant serious injury away from being the worst team in the western conference.
Winning and a mistake are words not usually uttered in the same sentence, but Ron Quinton reckons it is fairly appropriate for Boss Lane.
There is no escaping it.
Renowned horse breaker Rick Worthington could not have Rosehill hopeful Biloxi travelling better - he just wishes he had more of him in the small stable he looks after.
One of Australia's largest wind turbine tower producers has been forced to sack 100 workers in the Premier's electorate, after the federal government moved to reduce the the renewable energy target.
A Sydney father and daughter who were feared missing after a deadly snowstorm and avalanche in Nepal have phoned home to say they are safe and well.