Australia Post's watches debacle continues to dog the company after it was revealed the four Cartier gifts spent on senior staff totalled $19,950.
The first AFL grand final to be played outside of Melbourne looks set to be won in the wet after heavy rain hit Brisbane just hours out from Saturday's Gabba decider.
Hundreds more Australians stranded overseas will soon be able to fly home each week.
Queensland has two new COVID-19 cases after the infected crew of a cargo ship anchored off the Sunshine Coast were transferred to hospital.
Scott Morrison has put all government-owned businesses and agencies on notice that luxury gifts and above-limit expense claims won't be tolerated.
Russia has granted US whistleblower Edward Snowden permanent residency rights, his lawyer says, a step towards Russian citizenship if he wants it.
Victorians will be spared police drones buzzing over their backyards on AFL grand final day.
Australia Post chief executive Christine Holgate has been asked to stand aside pending an investigation into $12,000 worth of luxury watches gifted to senior executives.
A coronavirus outbreak in Melbourne's north has forced some 500 people into quarantine, shut down two schools and left five suburbs on high alert.
Brazilian health authority Anvisa says a volunteer in a clinical trial of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University has died but adds that the trial will continue.