Gusty thunderstorms and damaging winds have caused disruptions across southeast Queensland on Thursday afternoon.
Official talks of a treaty that could deliver better housing and health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Queensland are under way.
Australians eager to work are telling employers to "come and get me", Jobs Minister Michaelia Cash insists, despite a slight dip in the number of people in the market.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton claims Australian war veterans want refugee medical evacuation laws scrapped.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has again ruled out extracting Australian women and children from Syria, despite Turkey admitting it cannot guarantee their safety.
Independent petrol sellers offered consistently lower fuel prices than their bigger rivals in 2018, the competition watchdog has found.
More women will be able to access paid parental leave after the federal government changed the work test for workers in dangerous jobs.
It's been more than 80 years since the last known thylacine died in captivity but the belief the species still roams Tasmanian wilderness lives on.
The Hollywood tragedy involving Australian man Andrew Mallard and promising young Los Angeles basketballer Kristopher Ryan Smith is set to be resolved with a plea deal in a Californian court next month.
A former NRL player found guilty of groping a female casino worker while celebrating Queensland winning the 2017 State of Origin decider has avoided going to jail.