The NSW government plans to introduce new laws if it's re-elected to recognise the death of an unborn child, while women's rights activists voiced their concerns about a similar proposal already before parliament.
National Guard troops have joined the grim search for more victims in the ruins of an incinerated northern California town, while the death toll climbed to 56 in the most deadly and destructive wildfire in the state's history.
New penalties and stronger privacy measures for the federal government's My Health Record system have passed the Senate, after the government agreed to extend the opt-out deadline.
Kangaroos star Josh McGuire is reportedly set to be granted a shock release by Brisbane to join North Queensland immediately.
Items from the wreckage of a plane crash in eastern Victoria that killed the pilot, have been seized as part of an investigation into what happened.
Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa still can't bear to be apart after undergoing separation surgery.
Uber Technologies says growth in bookings for its ride-hailing and delivery services rose just six per cent in the latest quarter, the third quarter in a row that growth has remained in the single digits after double-digit growth for all of last year.
Current and former defence personnel and first responders living in the Northern Territory would be able to get support to deal with the impacts of their work at a new facility under a Labor federal government.
Bali Nine drug smuggler Renae Lawrence is reportedly set to be arrested when she lands in Sydney next week after she spent more than 13 years behind bars in Indonesia.
"Baby brain" might not just be clouding the minds of mums-to-be, with researchers at a Victorian university keen to know who else is affected.