Australia

Boy 'has a target on his head'

An image from the Four Corners programme showing a teenage boy strapped to a mechanical chair in an Alice Springs prison.

Young Australian prisoner Dylan Voller fears for his safety in jail after guard assault revelations.

'I'll shoot the lot of you'

Serial stalker Gregory Allan Ford has been jailed for four years and five months.

A serial stalker who terrorised his ex-girlfriend, her friends and her family has been jailed for four years and five months.

Pell child abuse allegations

Cardinal George Pell.

Police investigating multiple allegations of child abuse against Australia's most senior Catholic cleric.

Hammer killer gets 20 years

Murder victim Reuben Stack was struck with a hammer at least 21 times.

Australian cannabis dealer died after receiving 21 blows to the head during botched robbery.

Photographer snaps shark encounter

The paddlers make for shore after a shark was spotted metres from them.

An Australian man captured the moment a group of surfers made a speedy exit from the water.

Horse trainer emerges from bush

NSW horse trainer Bindi Cheers, who has walked out of the bush after three days.

Bindi Cheers went missing after a heated run-in with race officials. Three days later, she showed up.

'Pack up and go back to NZ' video

The young man recorded the conversation on his phone and his father later posted it to his YouTube account.

This young man was born in Australia, but that's not Aussie enough for one harridan at the bus stop.

Sacked over photos like this

Gerard Roelofs said his computer had been infected with a virus that randomly opened internet pages.

He had a history of viewing porn at work but was unfairly fired over pictures of swimwear models.

'Painful goodbye' after son's death

Stuart Kelly, 18, was found dead on Sydney's northern beaches.

His brother's senseless death was one tragedy. Now the family has been hit by another.

Heartfelt note from abused teen

An image from the Four Corners programme showing a teenage boy strapped to a mechanical chair in an Alice Springs prison.

"Thanks for getting the truth out there," says Australian teen at the centre of shocking prison abuse.

Watch: dramatic police capture video

The woman was taken to hospital for assessment, and police are still considering whether to lay any charges.

Despite warnings, she tried to evade police in central Melbourne. It didn't end well for her.

Inquiry into Australia's youth justice system

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda.

Mick Gooda worries what it might achieve, but hopes it will lead to an overhaul, ensuring children's rights are protected.

Jailed as accessory to murder

Harriet Wran arrives at the NSW Supreme Court for her sentencing hearing.

Australian woman high on ice thought pair were robbing dealer. They were killing him.

Lost for 23 hours

Jocelyn Lewis was described as "chatty" after her ordeal.

After being lost for almost a day, a hide-and-seek loving five-year-old popped up and said "come and get me".

Gas mix-up killed baby boy

Sonia Ghanem's newborn son, John, died in hospital after he was given nitrous oxide instead of oxygen.

Nitrous oxide was mistakenly installed instead of oxygen at a Sydney hospital. The result was tragic.

Boys restrained, tear gassed video

An image from the Four Corners program showing a teenage boy strapped to a mechanical chair in an Alice Springs prison.

WARNING: GRAPHIC. Shocking images of abuse inside a Darwin, Australia juvenile detention centre come to light.

Six years in jail for fatal crash

Hollands, 33, recorded a blood alcohol reading of .16 about 2½ hours after the crash, the County Court heard on Monday.

A British national killed a man, when he decided to ride his motorbike home after drinking for six-hours.

Aussie attack not terrorism video

The Hyundai Getz erupts in flames outside Merrylands police station.

CCTV shows the moment Peter Zhurawel detonates a device inside his car outside an Australian police station.

Miss World Australia crowned

Madeleine Cowe from Queensland is crowned Miss World Australia 2016.

Madeleine Cowe has been named Miss World Australia in a ceremony at Melbourne's Crown Palladium on Friday night.

Mick Gatto fined for loaded gun video

The court heard Gatto kept the loaded gun 'because the Colombians and half of Melbourne's underworld were after him'.

With threats to his safety, as "the Colombians and half of Melbourne's underworld were after him" a Magistrate decided to be lenient.

Are you aggressive?

Aggressive behaviour can lead to violence in some people.

Research reveals the 'red triad' of personality traits that make an aggressive person become violent.

The fall of a kingpin

Adam Powell, 36 (left), a competitive bodybuilder who used to train with one of Australia's most wanted organised crime ...

When the police came it was an end nothing like the movies for Adam Powell.

Sky-high, record-breaking trip

Russian hot air balloonist Fedor Konyukhov takes-off on solo round-the-world mission.

Russian adventurer breaks record for flying around the world in hot air balloon.

Jetstar brawler 'sorry' video

The arrested men being escorted from the flight in Bali.

"I'm sorry to everyone on the flight," says one of six men accused of a mid-air brawl.

Plane brawlers back in Melbourne

Ricky Longmuir waits to board his flight from Bali to Melbourne.

A group of men who were involved in a violent mid-air brawl on a Phuket-bound Jetstar flight have arrived back in Melbourne.

Fire victim's last message video

Liz Noble says her son's death will always haunt her.

"I love you": Aussie mum tattoos the final words her son sent her in his final moments.

Jailed for drunken punch video

Jordan Sharma will spend nine months behind bars.

Jordan Sharma was drunk when he clenched his fist. Seconds later, his victim lay unconscious on the ground.

Life for triple murder

Ian Francis Jamieson 'left behind a scene of absolute horror'.

A 65-year-old Kiwi living in Australia killed his three neighbours over a driveway dispute.

Brawl could cost Kiwi dearly

New Zealander Lynmin Waharai, among the men detained at Bali airport after a fight on a Jetstar plane to Phuket.

A New Zealand man's part in an on-board fight that left "blood everywhere" could cost him tens of thousands of dollars.

Ban on Wicked in Aus video

Three Wicked Campers vehicles have been banned in New Zealand.

Wicked Campers' controversial slogans are forced off the road in Queensland.

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