New South Wales Police say they are responding to reports of a shooting in Bankstown, in Sydney's west, after witnesses said they heard gunshots at a cafe.
The WA Government lifts a proposed crowd cap at the new Perth Stadium for next week's Big Bash semi-final, but warns public transport commuters to expect delays as train capacity is reduced.
A new report has revealed that rates of child neglect and abuse are on the rise across Australia, prompting calls from child-protection advocates for more investment in early-intervention programs.
The Queensland Government needs to set up a petrol price watch scheme, the State Opposition says, after prices in Brisbane soared to almost $1.50 per litre on the first day of the new school year.
We asked you to tell us how long you've had to wait on the phone to speak to someone at Centrelink, and many of you told us you'd waited longer than the claimed average 15 minutes and 44 seconds.
US President Donald Trump's dramatic cuts to company tax in the United States are being credited with a forecast upswing in global economic growth.