US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says continued hostilities with Ukraine will likely earn Russian President Vladimir Putin an icy reception at the G20 leaders meeting.
Eamonn Duff meets Fred Allen - the one man frontline keeping Sydney's illegal brothels at bay.
Australian three-year-old's parents pen emotional note to searchers as they continue to scour bushland.
Russia will attend November's Leader Summit in Australia despite concern over its actions in Ukraine.
Australian counter-terrorism authorities have used for the first time extraordinary powers to hold suspects arrested on Thursday.
The terror attack foiled by police in Sydney yesterday would have been carried out "within days," Australia's prime minister says.
It was hard to believe the awkward, spotty youth in court was capable of planning such a horrific act of public violence.
Top terrorist recruiter Mohammad Baryalei is behind an Islamic State plot to murder Australians on video, police say.
Sydney man arrested during anti-terrorism raids allegedly conspired with most senior Australian Islamic State leader, court files say.
As police seek nightclub bouncer, 22-year-old is charged with a plan to commit "extremely serious offenses ... clearly designed to shock and horrify".
The emergence of the Islamic State in Iraq has escalated quickly into an international crisis.
Explosive allegations surface of a frenzied scramble to offload baby Gammy when he was born, including abandoning him.
Missing NSW three-year-old William Tyrell could not have survived alone in the bush, survival experts have told police.
Driver charged over the death of a school girl at a Sydney bus stop is the sister of Kiwi ex-NRL player Joe Galuvao.
Terminally ill patients in New South Wales, Australia, will soon be able to use cannabis without fear of being charged.
More than 30 investigators working on the case of a missing three-year-old, whose mysterious disappearance last week has baffled Australian police and search crews.
Teenager Aneri Patel was sitting waiting for a bus when she was struck and killed. Now the driver has been charged.
Pizza Hut Australia forced to apologise for offering a "free small animal" to customers who purchased 10 large pizzas following a mass social media backlash.
Australian police are investigating ‘‘threats’’ against four Sydney hospitals, days after the country raised its terror alert.
Melbourne vets have saved a goldfish's life using high-risk micro-surgery.
The NSW family of a three-year-old boy missing from his grandma's place is distraught.
More police are heading to the NSW coast to step up the search for the wee boy missing since Friday.
A new survey shows almost one in five adult Australians are living pay to pay.
Hundreds of police and volunteers are searching for a missing 3-year-old Australian boy last seen Friday wearing a Spider-Man suit.
Tony Abbott says Australians should prepare for a long fight of weeks or even months.
Girl, 8, killed in horror fall at the Royal Adelaide Show was in Australia on holidays.
Hundreds of people are searching for a three-year-old boy last seen wearing a Spider-Man suit before he disappeared on NSW's mid-north coast.
Farmers struggle to make sense of family murder-suicide that rocked small Australian community this week.
“I don’t know how to face the bosses tomorrow,” nurse Jacintha Saldanha told a colleague.
Australia has raised its terror threat level from 'medium' to 'high', but stresses it has no knowledge of a specific attack.