West Australian man Alfred John Impicciatore who is accused of sexually abusing a young Perth girl "pimped out" by her father, is again given more time to enter pleas to the charges against him.
A 25-year-old man recovering from a coma has made remarkable progress following a treatment to "jump-start" his brain using ultrasound, UCLA doctors say.
The Greens will vote against legislation to enable a same-sex marriage plebiscite when it is brought to parliament, voicing fears that a "hateful" campaign could lead to suicides among the young LGBTIQ community.
They're man's best friend, after all: Take a look back at some of the amazing feats of our four-legged friends this past year on World Dog Day.
The Victorian Supreme Court rules the state ombudsman's office has the power to investigate allegations Labor MPs misused their parliamentary entitlements.
Police will patrol rural roads in Tasmania's north to help prevent healthy Tasmanian devils from becoming roadkill when they are released into the wild.