Having emerged from the shadow of conflict and political upheaval, voters in East Timor say they now want leaders to tackle corruption and basic needs.
Minneapolis' police chief has quit and its mayor has been driven from her own news conference amid the fallout over the death of Australia's Justine Damond.
About 100 Brisbane cyclists have held a 'die-in' on the Victoria Bridge to protest the proposed removal of dedicated bike lanes.
A Liberal Party convention is about members charting a path for the party not a leadership squabble, says cabinet minister Arthur Sinodinos.
Escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the Holy Land's most contested shrine have boiled over into violence that's killed six people.
The Minneapolis mayor says she asked police chief Janee Harteau to resign following the fatal shooting of Australian woman Justine Damond.
Sean Spicer has ended his short, turbulent tenure as White House press secretary in protest over the hiring of a brash financier to promote the Trump agenda.
Australian cycling legend Phil Anderson has a number of broken bones after falling off his bike during a training ride.
The US government is set to announce a ban on its travelling to rogue nation.
As almost 1500 Liberal Party members gather in Sydney for a special convention, Scott Morrison has called for a focus on winning elections.
South Australian health authorities have banned the sale of raw milk from a local dairy after it was linked to a string of gastro cases.
A neighbourhood has launched a class action against the operator of a Melbourne recycling plant over a fire that burned for more than a week.
A Melbourne-based surgeon who died after allegedly being punched in a brutal attack has been remembered as a doting father and a brilliant doctor.
A faulty Takata airbag has been blamed for the death of a man in crash in Sydney's southwest, the first Australian death linked to the recalled bags.
Australia's second largest mobile provider is investing $1 billion in regional coverage to create an alternative nationally distributed mobile network.
Fortescue Metals is considering its options on a Federal Court ruling that recognised a native title claim to land on which Fortescue mines.
A blogger should be jailed for repeatedly naming two women alleged to have had affairs with Seven boss Tim Worner, a sentence hearing has been told.