An American who was attacked by a "gigantic" shark off Australia's coast early Wednesday admitted she felt "very lucky" after suffering only minor injuries.
A rare 6.3-meter-long basking shark was accidentally caught by a trawler in seas near Portland, in southwestern Australia.
An Australian spent four days in hospital after her skinny jeans cut off the blood supply to her calf muscles and caused her to collapse.
There may be a new threat to wildlife in Queensland, Australia.
Johnny Depp’s dogs are on a deportation countdown after the actor violated Australia’s famously strict biosecurity laws by bringing them in on a private flight and without the proper documentation.
Thousands of weary passengers stranded at sea for more than 24-hours as 30-foot waves blocked their cruise ship from docking finally made it back to shore early Wednesday in Australia.
A man who survived a seizure while skydiving from 12,000 feet in Australia said he spent 30 seconds unconscious in free fall before his instructor saved him.
A gunman was killed and two hostages are dead after police stormed a chocolate shop in Sydney on Monday, ending a 16-hour siege by a self-professed sheik.
A new possible signal has been located underwater by searchers hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the official heading the operation said Thursday.
The signs aren't good. The search coordinators aren't optimistic. And the chief of the new group heading the search for missing Flight MH370 is warning that the days of intensive searching might be numbered.
Authorities are looking into whether an object picked up by satellite in the Indian Ocean is a piece of missing Malaysian Flight.
Vanity Fair published an article about the August killing of Christopher Lane, the Australian baseball player that was shot by two teenagers.
The postponed baseball game in tribute to the 22 year old Australian player shot and killed in Duncan will be played this afternoon at Duncan High School's ball field.
A kangaroo shut down a corner of Melbourne Airport on Wednesday after it hopped through the busy terminal and into a drug store, officials told local media.
An Australian billionaire is getting ready to build a new version of the Titanic that could set sail in late 2016.
British prosecutors said on Friday two Australian radio hosts who made a prank call to the hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife Kate would face no criminal charges.
He didn't try to sneak shrieking eels past security or channel the menace of Dread Pirate Roberts, yet a recent flight turned into the Pit of Despair for a passenger with a fondness for "The Princess Bride."
As "tornadoes of fire" roared toward their home, the Holmes family fled and then jumped into the sea, clinging to a jetty for three hours to escape wildfires that have devastated Australia.