Prime Minister Scott Morrison says a cabinet minister subject to an allegation of rape in the 1980s is entitled to be presumed innocent.
Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo is celebrating the birth of a critically endangered black rhino calf who is the last baby for her dad who died last year.
Medical experts believe the federal government's coronavirus vaccination target will be hard to achieve unless jab rates are dramatically ramped up.
Liberal Senator Sarah Henderson has forwarded to the Australian Federal Police an email from a woman who claims she was raped by a man now serving as a federal Labor MP.
Investigations continue into the disappearance of Sydney conwoman Melissa Caddick after more human remains drifted ashore on the NSW south coast.
Australia's cycling sprint star Caleb Ewan admitted to a feeling of relief after ending an unfamiliarly long wait for his first triumph of the year when he prevailed in a chaotic denouement to the final stage of the UAE Tour.
Labor's leader in the senate Penny Wong has revealed she personally knew the woman who alleged she was raped by a senior government minister, and referred her to support services.
US conservatives have unveiled a golden statue of former president Donald Trump, showing he remains a Republican force despite violent scenes in Washington last month.
Six days after Sydney conwoman Melissa Caddick's decaying foot washed up on a NSW south coast beach, more human remains have drifted ashore.
An elderly man's fatal fall from a ladder serves as a stark reminder of the dangers of home DIY.