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US mum accused of suffocating children

A US woman arrested on suspicion of killing her three young children told investigators that she suffocated her son and two daughters with her hands, police say.

Aussies waiting longer for aged care spots

Older Australians are waiting longer to enter residential aged care, with most waiting about five months after being approved for a spot by a health professional.

Health experts to greet flights from China

A Brisbane man has been cleared of the deadly coronavirus as health professionals prepare to greet passengers arriving into Sydney from the epicentre of the outbreak.

Barty worried over Australia, not Open win

Ever humble, Ashleigh Barty claimed she was more concerned about the country's bushfire crisis than winning the Australian Open after sweeping into the third round at Melbourne Park.

Climate scientists' push not to be ignored

An Australian scientist whose pioneering study more than 30 years ago predicted the bushfire crisis has joined two experts to urge the federal government for radical action on climate change.

Keep politics out of sport: De Castella

Australian marathon great Rob De Castella has accused the Morrison government of prioritising "self-preservation" over the needs of grassroots sporting clubs.
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