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BEST PAW FORWARD: Sammy, with the help of his owner Jo Cox and Delta Therapy Dogs North West coordinator Claire Curtis signs a copy of Dogs That Make A Difference at the book launch yesterday.
When the illicit river of gold was discovered, it was believed to be one of Australia's largest tax fraud operations.
If you are lucky enough to be reading this from the comfort of your blankets, it might be best to stay there, as Brisbane has hit its coldest temperatures in 103 years.
THE children of murder victim Graziella Dailler are seeking a Coronial inquest into her death and want those who break domestic violence intervention orders to be electronically monitored.
A fireball the size of a small truck, which shot through the sky over Australia Thursday night, was space junk from Russia's Soyuz rocket, astronomers said.
Labor's price on carbon remains despite Tony Abbott's vow to kill it off in the first week of the new Senate.
Footage showing sheep being violently abused by shearers -- including being punched in the face and hit with tools -- was condemned Friday by Australia's Agriculture Minister as "exceptional and cruel".
A bright object that dazzled in the sky over Australia left people confused. Social media was abuzz with the pictures of the mystery fireball, with users claiming it was either a plane crashing into the ocean or a 'meteor.'
The discovery of a split-second burst of radio waves by scientists using the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico provides important new evidence of mysterious pulses that appear to come from deep in outer space.
A former New South Wales director of public prosecutions has backed advice that sexual abuse charges against swim coach Scott Volkers should not have been be reinstated.
A "bamboo ceiling" exists in Australia for Asians entering positions of power in business, education and politics, the country's race discrimination commissioner has suggested.
An Australian judge has incurred the wrath of child protection and gay rights advocates after stating that incest and pedophilia may no longer be considered taboo - just as gay relationships are now more accepted than they were in the 1950s and 60s.
POLICE have seized more than $1 million in ice, ecstasy and LSD in what's been hailed as one of Launceston's biggest drug busts.
Myer is preparing to hand over a dossier to fraud squad investigators after it was duped into hiring a senior executive who faked his CV.
The Australia Bureau of Meteorology, which received reports of the July 10 meteor around 10 p.m., said it could be natural debris from space or artificial space junk.
Heath Ledger 's father has expressed his sadness after the actor who received his son's scholarship fund was arrested on suspicion of drug possession.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 12:41 am
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