Two Australian doctors who were instrumental in the dramatic rescue of 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach from a cave last year received a royal honor from King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Friday.
An Australian man who served 12 years in jail for a murder her did not commit died in a hit-and-run accident in Los Angeles on Thursday at the age of 56, The West Australian reported.
An Australian father rescued his 14-month-old son from a dingo’s jaws while vacationing on a remote tourist island, authorities said Friday.
Paramedics say a father saved his 14-month-old son from dingoes that dragged the boy from a campsite on an Australian island.
Police in Australia are celebrating after they managed to reunite a homeless man with his pet rat, Lucy.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison was called out on his flub after he greeted a voter in Chinese who corrected him that she was in fact Korean.
Police say a man has been killed and his wife critically injured when they were attacked by their pet deer on a rural Australian property.
The supreme court of Australia has begun hearing arguments over whether a sperm donor can have custody over the child he helped create.
Australia's prime minister says hurdles remain to repatriating three orphaned Australian children of a convicted terrorist from a Syrian refugee camp and national security interests must come first.
Dozens of high-profile Australian journalists and major media organizations have been represented by lawyers in a court on charges relating to breaches of a gag order on reporting about Cardinal George Pell's convictions for sexually molesting two choirboys.
Australia police charged a man for the murder of a Thai national, whose body was found bound and gagged on the side of a road in Sydney, Australia.
Australian police on Sunday charged a man extradited from the United States with murder in the death of a Thai national, whose body was found bound and gagged on the side of a Sydney road.
Police say a shooting outside a Melbourne nightclub in Australia has left at least two people critically wounded.
Australia says it will oppose the death penalty for Julian Assange if he's extradited to the United States, as protesters in Sydney called for his release and Australia's journalists' union voiced support for him.
Australia's prime minister on Thursday called a May 18 election that will be fought on issues including climate change, asylum seekers and economic management.
The governing body of Australian rugby has condemned an anti-gay post by Wallabies fullback Israel Folau on social media, saying it is "unacceptable" and "disrespectful."
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If Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten becomes prime minister and visits the U.S., he can expect questions about a radio interview he gave three years ago in which he said some of then-presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's views were "barking mad."
Scott Morrison was labeled the "Accidental Prime Minister" when he was thrust to the top of a bitterly divided Australian government facing likely defeat in elections only months away.
Australia's prime minister on Thursday called for a May election that will be fought on issues including climate change, asylum seekers and economic management Prime Minister Scott Morrison advised Governor-General Peter Cosgrove as representative of Australia's head of state, Queen Elizabeth II, to set the election date.