Scientists confirm the existence of an ancient dog species in one of the world's most remote places — the mountains of Papua New Guinea and Indonesia's Papua provinces.
Pope Francis says "a good part of humanity" would be destroyed in any widespread war, urging for a diplomatic solution to a dispute between North Korea and Washington that poses the risk of nuclear devastation.
Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison orders an independent inquiry into the model used to distribute GST revenue to the states and territories, after anger from Western Australia over its falling share.
The parents of a toddler awaiting amputation are on a quest to raise awareness about meningococcal W and immunisation.
Ever wondered where your blood goes after donating to the Red Cross? A new text messaging service will now tell you exactly where your life-saving donation went.
The two Australian Super Rugby franchises under a cloud — the Force and the Rebels — endure differing tales of woe at the hands of South Africa's Kings and Lions.