Mice have shown promising immune responses to a tuberculosis vaccine that's been repurposed to defeat COVID-19.
Ghislaine Maxwell, the former girlfriend and longtime associate of the late disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, has been arrested on US charges of luring underage girls so Epstein could sexually abuse them.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned against creating a dependency on coronavirus support measures, as some Victorians entered lockdown for a second time.
The Australian terrorist convicted of the 2019 Christchurch mosque shootings will be sentenced during an expected three-day court sitting beginning August 24.
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, felt "unprotected by the institution" of Britain's monarchy and was "prohibited from defending herself" against negative media coverage when she was pregnant, UK news outlets agency have reported, citing court documents.
A potential COVID-19 treatment which could stop healthy people being infected and speed-up sick patients' recovery has been found in a Melbourne lab.
The defence minister has accused China of deeply unsettling the Indo-Pacific as Australia shifts its full military focus to the region.
Australian scientists have grown "human lungs" in the laboratory, meaning victims of potentially fatal viruses such as COVID-19 could receive faster treatments.
A teenage girl has died after being hit by a bus outside a school on the NSW South Coast.
Melbourne's coronavirus hotspots are preparing for another month in lockdown as community spread of the virus increases.