It was Western Sydney on a Saturday afternoon, and it felt as if it could not be further from terror.
The number of unregistered vehicles detected on ACT roads has gone up in the first 12 months following the ACT Government's decision to scrap registration renewal stickers.
William Tyrell's parents have penned an emotional thank you note to searchers as they continue to scour the bushland near Kendall
The photographer of an image shared on social media by Senator Jacqui Lambie as part of an online campaign to "ban the burqa" has accused the Tasmanian Senator of desecrating the image of an Afghanistan police woman who was murdered by the Taliban.
A man has been charged by police with assault intending to cause grievous bodily harm after fracturing his son's skull with a hammer.
Extra police are on the beat in communities with a high Muslim population including Lakemba and Auburn and are on the watch for retaliation attacks against Muslims, police have confirmed.
Hundreds of Muslims have taken part in a social media campaign that aims to reclaim the religious symbol hijacked by ISIS, following calls to ban the display of the symbol in New South Wales.
Readers are invited to share their photos of Lake Burley Griffin as part of the Our Lake – 50 years photo competition, which runs till the end of October.
Addressing the United Nations Security Council, the US Secretary of State, John Kerry, has singled out Australia for thanks for its commitment of forces to combat Islamic State militants in Iraq.
The pioneering Australian IVF and stem cell scientist Alan Trounson has warned of a "catastrophic event" in Australian science unless more is done to support early career scientists and prevent them leaving research in droves.