LATEST DEVELOPMENTS* Another three Victorians and one NSW man have died, bringing the national death toll to 201.
President Donald Trump has said he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok, a popular Chinese-owned video app that has been a source of national security and censorship concerns.
Two major drug companies will supply the US government with 100 million doses of an experimental coronavirus vaccine, as the nation's top health agency predicted that fatalities would rise in the coming weeks.
Documents about dealings between Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein have been publicly released by a US court, where the British socialite faces criminal charges she aided the late financier's sexual abuse of girls.
Victoria's devastating coronavirus outbreak will stunt Australia's economic recovery as the death toll rises and tougher restrictions loom.
Victoria's lockdown measures could become stricter, and there is no certainty about when they will end, as coronavirus numbers remain stubbornly high.
A man involved in the "despicable" torture and killing of kangaroos on the NSW far south coast will spend at least a year behind bars.
Australia's top lawyers argue the adult prison rate included in Closing the Gap targets is not ambitious enough.
Three Brisbane women who allegedly lied on their border declaration forms to avoid quarantining after a trip to Victoria have been charged.
Three more Sydney venues have been informed by NSW Health they were attended by a positive COVID-19 case.