There's one crucial moment when young women and girls at risk of being taken overseas and forced into marriage may be alone at the airport - and that's when they're in the bathroom.
A thirsty traveller has lost a legal case against Emirates airline, after claiming she collapsed on a long-haul flight as a result of being denied enough water.
Senate crossbencher Jacqui Lambie isn't backing away from her threat to vote for union-busting legislation unless John Setka quits.
Lyutyik the polar bear, who was transferred from Australia to Alaska Zoo in 2006 as part of a breeding program, has died aged 19.
Jess Sergis has continued her quest to make up for lost time after she capped off her tremendous club year with a second top gong on Monday night.
Former Penrith and North Queensland star Lachlan Coote has revealed he almost gave up on full-time rugby league after his release by the Cowboys last year.
James Tedesco has set his sights on a dominant end of season for the Kangaroos to put him the running for the golden boot that controversially evaded his grasp last season.
Australian diners are fed up with paying the whole tab for dinner at restaurants that refuse to let customers split the bill.
Free meals and charity blankets are a feel-good response and bandaid fix for Australia's homeless population, an international expert warns.
The number of asthma-related deaths among Australian women has dropped across the country but the rate for men remains stagnant, new data shows.