A rhino believed to the world's oldest has died at the age of 57 in a Tanzanian conservation area.
A gunman who opened fire in a Texas church, killing one person and leaving another in critical condition, died after parishioners at the Sunday morning service shot him in response, authorities say.
A man has indecently assaulted a teenager in Sydney's south and tried to spoon-feed her yoghurt, police allege.
A 22-year-old man has allegedly attacked two cyclists with a machete after punching a man in the face in Sydney.
A man has been charged over the alleged stabbing of another man at a campground in NSW's northern rivers region.
Five people have been arrested after a crowd of 150 people threw glass bottles at police officers responding to reports of an out-of-control house party in Lake Macquarie where a teenage girl was knocked unconscious.
COURTS: Australia's Cardinal George Pell is sentenced to six years in jail after becoming the highest-ranking Catholic cleric ever to be convicted of child sex crimes.
COURTS: He was gunned down in his Adelaide workshop in 2012 when nine armed men burst in.
COURTS: Former Telstra technician Bradley Robert Edwards begins WA's "trial of the century", fighting accusations he's the Claremont serial killer who terrified Perth more than 20 years ago.
A woman has been sexually assaulted near an Adelaide train station.The victim, aged in her mid-20s, was grabbed while walking down an alley near Hallett Cove Beach station shortly after 11pm on Friday.