Victoria's gambling regulator has fined Crown $300,000 over the tampering of poker machines at its Melbourne casino.
WA looks set to get more federal funds for the Labor state government's flagship Metronet rail project, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has hinted.
AGL Energy will build a 252 megawatt electricity plant which is expected to make up some of the shortfall following the closure of its Liddell power station.
Social Services Minister Dan Tehan says a Medicare levy rise was dropped because it couldn't get support, but the budget can cover the cost.
The leaders of North and South Korea are about to meet for the first time in more than a decade inside the border truce village of Panmunjom.
State and territory environment ministers will meet with the federal minister to discuss the impact of China's recycling import ban.
The Australian Academy of Science has released a plan to accelerate the identification of 400,000 undiscovered species, which would take 400 years at present.
The Irwin family has teared up as Steve Irwin got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a moment shared with celebs and diehard fans of the Crocodile Hunter.
Bill Cosby's lawyer has indicated he will appeal after a jury found the comedian guilty of aggravated indecent assault against former friend Andrea Constand.
The financial services royal commission will wrap up its two-week public hearing into the financial advice industry, one day after an adviser collapsed.
Premier Steven Marshall is set to deliver his first major set-piece speech at the South Australian Press Club after the party's March election win.
Former Liberal MP Sophie Mirabella claims she would have been set for a cabinet position before she lost her seat after a newspaper allegedly defamed her.
US President Donald Trump has distanced himself from the legal troubles of his longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen
The Global Summit of Women being held for the first time in Australia has found that quotas are key to moving more women into corporate leadership roles.
Iran's supreme leader has called on Muslim nations to unite against the United States
Tasmania Police has revealed proposed anti-bikie laws include a crackdown on wearing outlawed club colours in public.
AGL Energy plans to spend up to $400 million on a gas-fired power plant near Newcastle that could be completed before the closure of its Liddell power plant.