Sydney is in for a second night of mayhem as it feels the full force of the biggest storm this century.
Three people killed in flash flooding in the Hunter Valley were trapped in their homes and unable to be reached by rescuers.
British police have confirmed that information collected during the arrest of a British 14-year-old boy resulted in Saturday's anti-terror raids in Melbourne, Australia.
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the UK in connection with alleged Melbourne plot.
A man returning home from NZ says he was "hassled" when he tried enter Australia on an Aboriginal passport.
Australians and New Zealanders are being urged to turn out in force on Anzac Day to show they are not cowed by Islamic State terror plots.
The Maori Party has slammed Australian PM Tony Abbott, visiting NZ today, for the way his government has deserted aborigines.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has described Kiwi and Australian troops deployed to fight against Islamic State as "splendid sons of Anzacs".
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A third grade teacher's I Wish My Teacher Knew lesson plan goes viral after posting pupils' heart-breaking responses online.
A young man who cut his hand sparked a police investigation after he left a trail of blood in the Australian Blue Mountains.
Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott is visiting Wellington to take part in Anzac centenary commemorations.
Tony Abbott puts aside anti-binge drinking stance to throw back a beer at a university party in a Sydney pub.
Men arrested in Australian counter-terrorism raids were planning an IS-inspired attack during a Melbourne event, police say.
An Oklahoma jury has found 17-year-old Chancey Luna guilty of the first-degree murder of Australian baseball player Chris Lane.
A Victorian man who allegedly imported more than 3kg of the date-rape drug known as "Fantasy" has been denied bail in Perth.
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Boss of Australian charity responsible for banned Anzac-branded merchandise says commemorations are being "bogged down in negativity".
Glamour model Gabi Grecko has been charged with willful and obscene exposure.
Toddler William Tyrrell's mother can't stop imagining what happened when her boy went missing.
A young woman has been hailed as a legend for standing up to defend a Muslim woman who was being harassed on a Sydney train.
The search for flight MH370, the costliest ever in world aviation, is set to continue over a wider area and for a further 12 months.
The first refugees to be resettled in Phnom Penh by the Australian government could fly there as early as next week.
Former classmates and neighbours of accused murderer Vincent Stanford have recalled a troubled boy.
Former Australian model who joined Islamic State last year has reportedly been killed in Syria.
Chris Lane's family weep in court as they listen to 911 call detailing the final seven minutes of his life.
Kiwi Muslim sisters who had concerns over their treatment at Brisbane Airport are not alone.
Australian minister lashes out at supermarket giant Woolworths for trivialising the Anzac memory.
"Look I'll get it wrong if I actually name his name - it's al-Jabiri something - but whatever I mean but yeah" Key said.
Woolworths tribute to the Anzac legend backfired spectacularly with its social media campaign launching a barrage of memes.