Australian Defence Force personnel will not be on the ground fighting bushfires.
Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has confirmed Australia is now in a recession after 29 consecutive years of economic growth.
New St George Illawarra halfback Adam Clune will have his nose injury monitored in coming days before hopefully getting the all-clear to debut on Monday.
Queenslanders can forget sunning themselves in Bali, Thailand or the Greek Islands.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is ready to open the door to nearly three million Hong Kong citizens if China imposes a new security law that critics say would rob the territory of its autonomy.
An Australian news crew are battered and bruised after being bashed by police outside the White House.
A tech-focused civil liberties group has launched legal action to block President Donald Trump's executive order that seeks to regulate social media, saying it violates the First Amendment.
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has urged President Donald Trump to be a "healer in chief" as the searing protests over the treatment of black people by police and the justice system gripped Congress.
US President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison discussed Hong Kong, the World Health Organisation's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and September's G7 summit during their latest call.
An Australian journalist and cameraman have been assaulted by US police while reporting on protests outside the White House.