NRL CEO Todd Greenberg has warned Valentine Holmes he is taking a "big risk" pursuing his NFL dream and dismissed concerns about the Cronulla star sparking a player drain.
Scott Morrison is preparing to slash the number of migrants coming to Australia after declaring the roads are clogged and schools are full in the nation's biggest cities.
A gunman has shot a doctor to death outside a Chicago hospital before storming the facility and killing a pharmaceutical assistant and a police officer during an exchange of gunfire in which he died, officials say.
Australians will be able to split up their paid parental leave for the first time under a swag of changes aimed at improving women's financial security.
A teenager who suffered serious injuries after being attacked by a shark while spearfishing off the Northern Territory coast was due to have further surgery overnight as medical staff work to save hi arm.
Emergency services are sifting through the charred wreckage of California's deadliest ever wildfire, searching for signs of nearly 1000 people believed still missing as crews made progress in bringing the blaze under control.
Cronulla will meet Valentine Holmes in the coming days with the star fullback reportedly wanting to quit the NRL to try to make the NFL.
North Queensland will head into the 2019 NRL season with arguably the strongest forward pack in the competition after signing Australian lock Josh McGuire to a four-year deal.
Australia shares the frustrations of other countries that China and the United States can't resolve their differences over trade, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says.
The parents of a nine-month-old girl found lifeless on the beach at Surfers Paradise were homeless and raising their family on the streets.