A Canadian woman who lost her engagement ring while weeding her garden 13 years ago is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot.
A South Australian irrigation project expected to deliver up to 3700 jobs will go ahead after the federal government agreed to partly fund the $155.6 million project.
A taxpayer-funded advertising campaign for the same-sex marriage survey won't be scrutinised by an independent watchdog.
A Royal Australian Air Force member's leg was severed in an accident at a north Queensland airport.
The Turnbull government has appealed to Labor's "better angels" to change the party's position on hiking the Medicare levy to fund the national disability insurance scheme.
A breakthrough in the treatment of childhood peanut allergy has provided hope of a possible cure.
The man who lured James Tedesco to the Sydney Roosters - Anthony Minichiello - believes the Wests Tigers fullback will this weekend provide a glimpse of what the Tricolours can expect next year.
Chad Townsend has backed Cronulla teammate James Maloney to make a quick recovery from a horrific NRL performance against Brisbane last weekend.
Traces of algae found in ancient rocks from central Australia have helped scientists unlock the mystery of how animals first appeared on earth.
The federal government has acted swiftly to punish a Melbourne council by removing its power to hold citizenship ceremonies after a controversial vote to stop referring to January 26 as Australia Day.