Girl in hospital after Darwin bus attack

Northern Territory police are investigating after a 12-year-old girl was attacked by a group of adults during a Darwin bus ride.

Higgins rape accused faces jury

Brittany Higgins ”said ‘no’ half a dozen times” before her accused rapist Bruce Lehrmann left Parliament House in an Uber, his trial has been told.

Kyrgios lawyers seek mental health dismissal

Tennis star Nick Kyrgios will make an application to have common assault charges against him dismissed due to his mental health.

Trump sues CNN for $475m

Donald Trump is claiming CNN defamed him to scuttle his efforts to run for future political office and is seeking $475 million in damages.

What made Australia's 'must-save' list

Some of the animals, plants and places that have been listed as must-saves under the federal government’s plan to address Australia’s extinction crisis.

Queensland wind power deal to insulate Telstra from electricity price spikes

Wind power in Queensland will be bankrolled by Telstra as the telco aims to be 100 per cent powered by renewable electricity by 2025.

Widespread rainfall forecast for Australia

Much of Australia is in for a drenching this week, with heavy rain forecast from the far north through to Tasmania.