Two women have been charged after a fight at an Australian supermarket over toilet paper, police said.
New South Wales
At least 5,000 koalas died in the recent bushfires in New South Wales, Australia, in the latest blow to the marsupials, conservationists said.
Australia’s wild summer weather has continued over the weekend with torrential rain lashing the east coast, extinguishing a major wildfire but causing widespread flash flooding.
A tanker plane that crashed and killed its three American crew members as they fought wildfires in Australia had just dropped liquid to suppress the flames, investigators said.
A water tanker plane fighting wildfires in Australia has crashed killing three American crew members, officials have said.
Crews battling Australia’s wildfires have said that they have been able to turn from defence to offence for the first time in weeks thanks to a break in the weather.
Police have offered one million Australian dollars for information about the abduction and suspected murder of a British toddler who vanished from an Australian beach 50 years ago.
Two more people were missing in remote parts of the Australian state of New South Wales as rain and cooler temperatures brought some welcome relief to Australian communities battling wildfires on Monday.
US actress Michelle Monaghan has joined Nicole Kidman and Natalie Portman in urging fans to donate to local fire services in Australia amid the country’s worsening wildfire crisis.
Singer Pink has donated half a million US dollars to local fire services in Australia amid the country’s worsening wildfire crisis.
A drone has assisted in the rescue of swimmers at sea for the first time ever.
Project Wing, one of Google parent company Alphabet’s outlandish drone-based side businesses, has been testing food deliveries in rural Australia.