Biden moves to declassify documents about September 11 attacks

US President Joe Biden has directed the declassification of certain documents related to the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, a supportive gesture to victims' families who have long sought the… Read more

Half-shredded Banksy could fetch over $6 million at auction

A Banksy artwork that sensationally self-shredded just after it sold for $1.8 million is up for sale again — at several times the previous price. Auctioneer Sotheby’s said on Friday… Read more

ACT records 32 new local cases of COVID-19

The Australian Capital Territory has recorded 32 new local cases of COVID-19 in the last day, 24 of whom are linked to previous infections and eight in quarantine while infectious.… Read more

Man jailed over importing $105m in cocaine disguised as cocoa powder

A man has been jailed over a failed plot to import 300kgs of cocaine into Melbourne hidden inside a shipment of cocoa powder. The Mexican national arrived in Melbourne on… Read more

Greens Senator Rachel Siewert reflects on 16 years in Parliament

Rachel Siewert has been a senator for 16 years. But is calling time on her political career. The Greens senator from Western Australia had her final week in the Chamber… Read more

TGA approves Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for children between 12 and 17

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has provisionally approved the use of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for children aged between 12 and 17. The move follows the vaccine being provisionally approved… Read more

COVID-19 response ramped up in NSW in anticipation of peak case numbers

Paramedic graduates will be accelerated into the workforce while Sydney firefighters have been put on standby as the state's COVID-19 response is ramped up in anticipation of peak case numbers… Read more

New landmark legislation for bereaved parents welcomed by support services

Miscarriage support services are welcoming new landmark legislation, designed to support parents who lose a child during early pregnancy. The passage of the "Leave for Loss" Bill adds miscarriage to… Read more

Queensland on lockdown watch after four-year-old tests positive to COVID-19

Queensland is on tenterhooks this morning after a new COVID-19 case was found in a four-year-old girl who came in contact with an infected truck driver. The Queensland Government is… Read more

Victoria records 190 new cases of COVID-19

Victoria has recorded 190 new local coronavirus cases today and there are fears the worst is yet to come. The Department of Health said 103 cases were linked to known… Read more