A Melbourne man's rare blood clotting disorder, likely linked to the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, will not affect its rollout to Australians.
A motorist has rammed a car into US Capitol police and brandished a knife, killing one officer and injuring another and forcing the Capitol complex to lock down in an attack that police said did not appear to be terrorism-related.
The final remaining NSW residents forced from homes by floods have only just been allowed to return but another storm system capable of swamping already-soaked catchments is on its way.
The Northern Territory's Easter road safety blitz has snared one of its own, with an off-duty police officer charged with high-range drink driving.
Most Australians will lose an extra hour of evening sunlight from Sunday, with the trade-off being an additional hour of sleep as daylight savings comes to an end.
A shopping centre security guard in northern NSW has been repeatedly punched in the face and head by a man stopped for not wearing a face mask indoors.
Church leaders have used their annual Easter addresses to praise women for shining a light on inequality and sexual violence, two weeks after tens of thousands gathered to protest across the country.
Tourism hotspots across Australia are expecting a surge in demand over the Easter break but good luck getting a rental car.
An Olympic silver medallist and his younger brother have been found guilty of plotting to smuggle $200 million of cocaine into Australia.
Tasmanian Labor has been labelled spineless for signing a deal to back poker machines in the state's pubs and clubs, three years after campaigning for their removal.