A federal judge has formally dismissed the criminal sex trafficking case against Jeffrey Epstein, as prosecutors continue to investigate whether co-conspirators helped the financier before his death.
More than a million people have signed a petition opposing the decision by Boris Johnson's government to prorogue Parliament for nearly five weeks ahead of Brexit.
A coroner investigating the deaths of eight men after two trawlers capsized off Queensland has criticised authorities for failing to implement a safety feature to alert police when a boat vanishes.
Investigators tested for blood but found urine in the carpet at the home of a Gold Coast man on trial for his estranged wife's murder, a court has heard.
Beating the Broncos in Brisbane was an NRL result to savour for South Sydney coach Wayne Bennett last week but there's one thing he'd change.
Households and businesses could save thousands of dollars a year off their power bills under a plan to give consumers greater ability to compare and switch energy providers.
Israel Folau's sacking is unenforceable and an "unreasonable restraint of trade" as he can no longer play international or Australian Super Rugby, the controversial star claims.
Ex-rugby league star and NFL player Jarryd Hayne has resolved a civil rape lawsuit filed against him by a woman in California.
At least 26 people have been killed in an arson attack by suspected gang members on a bar in the southern Mexican port of Coatzacoalcos, authorities say, in a fresh blow to the government's efforts to curb violence.
Two cameras that malfunctioned outside the jail cell where financier Jeffrey Epstein died as he awaited trial on sex-trafficking charges have been sent to an FBI crime lab for examination, a law enforcement source says.