A barbeque is believed to have started a fire that damaged an old timber Queenslander in western Brisbane, while Gold Coast police investigate a suspicious fire that destroyed three shops at Mermaid Beach.
Veronique Pozner's son was killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting, the ABC crew revisits her family to see how their lives have changed since the killing.
One person is dead and two others are in hospital after a crash on the Monaro Highway south of Canberra.
A Russian warship carries out "unprofessional" maritime operations in close proximity to a US Navy ship in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, a US Defence official says.
Australian surfer Mick Fanning's return to Jeffreys Bay has hit a hurdle before competition even begins after he sustained an ankle injury while surfing the famed break on Friday.
Police in Melbourne are concerned for the welfare of 47-year-old Karen Ristevski, who has not been seen since leaving for work on Wednesday morning.