Malcolm Turnbull says he will attempt to avoid wading into America's gun control debate, while he tried to dodge questions about Barnaby Joyce.
A leaked report shows Australian authorities knew from 2014 mould outbreaks at Nauru detention centre could harm the health of asylum seekers and staff.
Barnaby Joyce is facing a formal sexual harassment complaint and a challenge to his leadership.
The Grattan Institute is attempting to debunk the theory that low income earners don't stand to gain from building new housing.
Steve Frank Fesus, 47, is expected to be sentenced on Friday, more than 20 years after he murdered his teenage wife Jodie.
Tamate Heke is set to be sentenced for unlawfully striking Shane Merrigan and causing his death on Brisbane's Gateway Motorway in December 2015.
Malcolm Turnbull's Washington DC visit is aimed at confirming Australian-US bonds that were shaken during last year's testy phone call with Donald Trump.
Two Australian men busted by Serbian police in connection with an alleged $500 million cocaine smuggling ring will return to Australia to face charges.
Infrastructure Australia is warning MPs not to turn their back on migration, saying the potential benefits of population growth are immense.
Labor will launch an inquiry into post-secondary education if it wins the next federal election, warning the two sectors need to work together better.
Former Comancheros bikie boss Mick Hawi has been remembered as a man who was "staunch" to the bikie code after his daylight execution in Sydney.
WA police have charged alleged Claremont serial killer Bradley Robert Edwards with a third murder, of 18-year-old Sarah Spiers in 1996.
A Victorian Labor powerbroker has denied reports he threatened a colleague with a butterknife during a "robust exchange" at parliament house.
Israeli intelligence helped thwart a Sydney-based terror plot to bring down an Etihad airliner in 2017, according to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Sydney businessman Salim Mehajer has faced court again as he fights more than 100 charges related to the 2012 election that put him on Auburn City Council.
Two gunmen wearing balaclavas have shot a man multiple times at a Melbourne tattoo parlour in what police say is a planned attack.
The latest US mass shooting at a Florida high school has sparked an unprecedented lobbying effort by teens and their parents.