Police arrest a man after a woman was allegedly struck multiple times with an axe at the Fountain Gate Shopping Centre, at Narre Warren in Melbourne's south-east.
A Ballarat man is sentenced to nine years' jail for repeatedly stabbing a five-year-old girl with a pocketknife as he tried to remove her clothes inside his apartment complex in 2015.
As the storm begins to make its way to shore, here's what you need to know about the cyclone.
Uber suspends its pilot program for driverless cars after a vehicle equipped with the self-drive technology crashes on an Arizona roadway.
The man who headed the Abbott government's commission of audit suggests the family home should be included in the pension assets test to counter a budget drain from retiring baby boomers.
A panel of experts at the World Science Festival in Brisbane lift the lid on the ongoing debate over bottled v tap water, and how marketers have successfully led consumers to believe bottled is better.