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Labor government hits ground running

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese will immediately start work on Labor's priorities including climate action and child care reform when he returns from Tokyo.

Teen in gun massacre at Texas school

A teenage gunman has killed at least 19 children and two adults after storming into a Texas primary school, the latest bout of gun-fuelled mass murder in the United States and the nation's worst school...

Albanese reinforces Indo-Pacific priority

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has used his second day in office to signal Australia's ambitions on cutting emissions and reinforce its commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific.

Court told of Dawson's poolside attack

Former teacher Chris Dawson attacked his wife beside the pool at their Sydney home and wrestled her in the mud before she disappeared, a court has been told.

NSW considers free flu shots as cases rise

NSW is considering offering free flu vaccines amid a dramatic surge in flu cases while the COVID-19 pandemic continues putting NSW hospitals under significant pressure.

Labor to make Australia proud: Albanese

Australians will have a government that makes them proud and Labor will immediately begin working to implement its agenda, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese says.

Group targeted before stabbing, court told

A group of teenagers were looking for someone to "roll for drugs" and had targeted Jack Beasley and his friends before the 17-year-old was fatally stabbed, a court has heard.