A man is critically injured after he and another passenger were trapped in a car that smashed into a parked van in Sydney.
A middle-aged man living in Australia on a humanitarian visa has been granted bail, accused of sexually touching a schoolgirl on a Sydney bus.
A 61-year-old driver accused of crashing into cars, almost hitting pedestrians and sparking a police pursuit is due to face a Sydney court.
A young man is behind bars after allegedly leading police on a chase through Adelaide in a stolen car, with the force employing a helicopter, a police dog and extra patrols to bring the drama to an end.
Canadian police are "exploring the possibility" that the teenage accused killers Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky may have fled the small town of Gillam, Manitoba, with the help of a third person.
Two men have been charged with graffiti-related offences after they were spotted behind a Sydney police station with spray paint on their clothing.
Clive Palmer paid one dollar for Queensland Nickel when he purchased it from BHP seven years before it collapsed with the loss of hundreds of jobs and owing millions, a court has heard.
Four people have been shot dead and two injured in a shooting spree that spread across three Los Angeles suburbs.
Google and Facebook must heed the warnings of a landmark report, a senior Australian media executive says.
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann is adamant the debate over whether superannuation contributions should be compulsory was settled a long time ago.