The Victorian Ombudsman says change cannot come soon enough for public housing residents grappling with a system that doesn't help them.
An inquiry into child sexual abuse in Tasmania's public service will hear from senior police figures, including Commissioner Darren Hine.
A corruption trial in Israel has heard that Australian billionaire James Packer "adored" former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and showered him with gifts.
Queensland Police have arrested 12 people linked to a religious group after a girl, eight, died in the family home in Toowoomba in January.
A survivor has told an inquiry into child sexual abuse in Tasmania's public service she was left without support or an apology after making her disclosure.
Disgraced R&B star R Kelly has been placed on a temporary suicide watch following his sentence for sex trafficking at the recommendation of a psychologist.
NAACP President Derrick Johnson says the police shooting of an unarmed black man in the US city of Akron ‘was murder. Point blank’.
An inquiry into child sexual abuse in Tasmania's public service is examining a hospital where a pedophile nurse worked for 18 years.
Labor should not allow a conscience vote on allowing the ACT and NT to legislate voluntary euthanasia, an independent Canberra senator says.
R Kelly is suing the jail where he is being closely monitored as a high-risk inmate after being sentenced to 30 years for racketeering and sex crimes.
An inquiry examining child sexual abuse in Tasmania is this week examining failings at the Launceston General Hospital in relation to a pedophile nurse.
A European human rights court has issued an order to Russia to ensure two Britons captured after fighting for Ukraine do not face the death penalty.
A foundation set up in honour of record-breaking coronavirus fundraiser Captain Tom Moore is being investigated by Britain's charity watchdog.
An inquiry into child sexual abuse in Tasmania's state service has been told a perpetrator took advantage of the "perfect storm" of poor culture at a hospital.
The Women's Safety and Justice Taskforce is due to hand down its final report into the experiences of those in Queensland detention.
The key talking points from a NSW parliamentary inquiry into how former deputy premier John Barilaro snagged a plum New York trade ambassador role.
A NSW parliamentary inquiry has heard then-deputy premier John Barilaro altered the hiring process for a future plum trade job days before he retired as an MP.
Finbar O'Mallon and Phoebe Loomes
An inquiry into child sexual abuse in Tasmania's public institutions has been told colleagues of a pedophile nurse were told not to speak about his death.
A riot in a prison in southwestern Colombia has left 49 inmates dead.
British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell is set to be sentenced for helping sex offender and globetrotting financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse teenage girls.
French judges are set to hand in their verdict after the trial of suspects in the attack that killed 130 people across Paris in 2015.
A nurse has told an inquiry into child sexual abuse in Tasmania that concerns were "brushed aside" on a hospital ward where an alleged pedophile worked.
A Melbourne doctor who had his registration cancelled has blamed undiagnosed autism as the reason for posting gruesome images and patient information online
Gay pride parades in several US cities have followed protests decrying the Supreme Court's decision to reverse the legalisation of abortion nationwide.
Randi Love and Nathan Frandino
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