A Queensland woman has died in police custody near Brisbane.
Revenue and Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer does not agree with an independent senator that the banks should be barred from a company tax cut.
Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer has repeatedly refused to concede the government should have called a banking royal commission sooner.
Actor Verne Troyer, who achieved fame playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films, has died aged 49.
The Queen has broken tradition to attend a glittering concert at Royal Albert Hall in celebration of her 92nd birthday, flanked by members of the royal family.
Barbara Bush has been remembered for her dignity and wit at her Houston funeral attended by four former US presidents and other dignitaries.
A three-year-old girl has been found safe after wandering into the Queensland bush with the family dog.
A young married couple are dead and two teenagers have been arrested following a collision involving a stolen 4WD in Melbourne.
North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests, and plans to close a nuclear test site, with the move welcomed by world leaders.
As the Queen celebrates her 92nd birthday, there's little time for her to slow down with a busy schedule of public and family events.
A man accused of murdering another man at a Queensland unit has briefly appeared in a Brisbane court.
DJ and producer Avicii has been found dead in the Middle East country of Oman, a publicist says, with few details available; he was 28.
The Daily Telegraph's "zealous if not desperate" attempt to amend its defence in the defamation lawsuit brought by Geoffrey Rush has been rejected by a judge.
Treasurer Scott Morrison says responses to the "disturbing" evidence before the banking royal commission need to be well-considered.
Students across the US are walking out of class to demand tighter gun laws on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre.
The US Democratic Party is suing Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks for allegedly conspiring to influence the 2016 election in Donald Trump's favour.
Prince Charles has been approved as the next head of the Commonwealth after the Queen.