The Trump administration has told Congress that it plans to send an additional 1500 troops to the Middle East amid heightened tensions with Iran.
UK PM Theresa May is leaving, but not without gifting us with memories of funny faces, awkward walks, and who can forget the robot dancing?
Donald Trump has accused Nancy Pelosi of “stammering” her way through a news conference as the pair trade tit-for-tat insults.
It’s now a one-horse race in the Labor leadership, as the only person who could stop Anthony Albanese has pulled out of the contest.
Donald Trump was visibly angry after being accused by Nancy Pelosi of orchestrating a cover-up over Russia and stormed out of a meeting with Democrats on infrastructure.
A French leader hopes his radical plan to hand out “little blue pills” will spice up the love lives of residents — and cause a baby boom.
Clive Palmer’s rambling appearance on breakfast TV before the election was dismissed as nonsense, but he got one thing spot on.
Theresa May has caved in to Labour’s Brexit demands as she made a last-ditch plan to save her Brexit deal and protect herself from another embarrassing defeat.
Tony Abbott’s humiliating defeat in his own seat could actually be a good thing for the former prime minister — or at least for his wallet.
Two women who killed Kim Jong-un’s half-brother believed they were simply taking part in a YouTube “prank”, it has been revealed.
The nation warned the US President to “try respect” after he delivered an ominous warning that he would “end” the country if it threatens the United States.
The Coalition will form majority government, as final results firm in the government’s favour after its stunning win on Saturday night.
The shocking truth about US President Donald Trump’s finances has been revealed — but diehard fans are still clinging to a bizarre claim.
The race to replace Bill Shorten has already started. Anthony Albanese made his pitch at a pub in Sydney’s inner west this afternoon.
Sit back and relax as we walk you through some of this election campaign’s most awkward photos starring Scott Morrison and Bill Shorten.
He’s the eccentric rich-lister who urged staff to work from 9am to 9pm, six days a week. Now, he’s telling them what to do in the bedroom.
It was the love affair that shocked Australia — former prime minister Bob Hawke left his wife Hazel for journalist Blanche d’Alpuget.
Donald Trump has praised Australia while outlining his new immigration policy, which would prioritise “totally brilliant” immigrants and require English and US history tests.
Bob Hawke will go down in history as our “larrikin” PM, but in one heartbreaking moment, he shared the raw emotion of his family’s pain.
Australia reportedly took in two men accused of murdering eight tourists with machetes and axes, as part of a “people swap” with the US.
David Martinez’s wife took out a protection order against him. But the next day, his campaign website published nude photos of her.
There are grave fears a miscalculation by military forces in the Middle East could trigger a “very very dangerous” conflict.
Donald Trump has tweeted his advice to allay fears over US-China trade tensions, saying there is a “very simple” way to avoid tariffs.
Former FBI boss James Comey says Donald Trump could be charged with obstruction once he leaves office based on the findings of the Mueller report.
He’s dubbed “the godfather of business”, having mentored billionaires for decades — and he swears by this one method.
As North Korea tests more weapons and the US seizes control of one of the regime’s ships, it’s been revealed that Kim Jong-un made a big demand during denuclearisation talks.
Donald Trump has invoked executive privilege over Robert Mueller’s report and its underlying investigative materials in an effort to block access.
It could have remained another drama in this election campaign, but instead social media has turned Bill Shorten’s emotional story around today.
For decades he’s boasted about his business success — but a new investigation has revealed the US President’s claims are based on lies.
An election debate has ended with Penny Wong refusing to shake her opponent's hand after a bitter argument.
Donald Trump has criticised a US reporter after he spoke with Vladimir Putin for more than an hour, where they discussed election meddling.
Donald Trump has said a story written by The New York Times that the FBI used a woman to spy on the Trump campaign will be “bigger than Watergate”.
Bill Shorten has won the second debate by a narrow margin after accusing the PM of invading his personal space.
Many believe Joe Biden will be the next American president. But this week, it was his “awkward” family scandals that took centre stage.
Tony Abbott was jeered and booed during his debate with rival Zali Steggall, but this is not the only bad sign for the Warringah MP.
William Barr has come under intense pressure as he testified over his handling of Robert Mueller’s Russia report with members accusing him of lying to protect Donald Trump.
Elon Musk, Bill Gates and a handful of other successful tech giants took a personality test — and each scored low in the same category.
A photo of first lady Melania Trump sitting alone with an odd expression on her face has sparked a string of hilarious responses.
Donald Trump was lucky to avoid a mobile phone which was hurled at him as he took the stage to speak at a gun rally in Indiana. Watch it here.
He’s US President Donald Trump’s most anticipated — and feared rival. Now the top Democratic candidate has finally emerged.
An article in an obscure local newspaper from nearly 50 years ago has come back to haunt a prominent political figure.
Donald Trump has vowed to go directly to the US Supreme Court if the Democrats try to impeach him, however his threat may have already encountered a major obstacle.
One of the world’s richest and most powerful women has revealed how an ex-partner “killed” her voice and self-esteem “for years”.
Notoriously thin-skinned President Donald Trump has cemented the notion he can’t take a joke with an extreme new order to White House staff.
A smarting Donald Trump has fired off angrily in response to embarrassing revelations about his staff in the Mueller report.
Donald Trump is well-known for his rants on Twitter. But this one was different and left people wondering if something was seriously wrong.
The US President might have escaped charges — but the Mueller report has revealed two glaring red flags Mr Trump can’t ignore.
After nearly two years of waiting, an explosive report on Russian interference and the Trump campaign will be released tonight.
When Labor wants to land a killer blow in the election campaign, this is the woman they turn to. Here’s how she became the party’s attack dog.
Political candidate Carl Benjamin posted a shocking tweet about raping a female MP. Now, his party’s leader has dismissed it as “satire”.
After their last meeting dramatically collapsed, Kim Jong-un says he’s willing to sit down for the third time with Donald Trump — under one condition.
The 37-day election campaign has officially begun. And a quick look at a calendar shows why Scott Morrison has made a smart move.
The UK parliament has overwhelmingly supported Prime Minister Theresa May’s push to put off Brexit, but warned now is the time to strike a deal.
Donald Trump’s Attorney-General says a redacted version of the Mueller report will be released by early next week as he defended his handling of the document.
New revelations about foreign interference in Australia have emerged, with one newspaper in particular being targeted.
One throwaway comment derailed proceedings as Labor pushed for answers about a Chinese billionaire’s influence in Australia.
Saudi Arabia’s latest construction is raising eyebrows in the West, with these new satellite images sparking fears about the kingdom’s quest for power.
Yet another member of the Trump administration has made a shock departure, lashing out over the border drama in a stark resignation letter.
The Coalition has been sweeping towards an election disaster. But this graph has finally revealed some good news for the PM.
Britain has stripped its passports of the words ‘European Union’ despite the Brexit divorce deal being delayed — a move which remainers aren’t happy about.
An angry Donald Trump has delivered a “one-year warning” to a foreign government: change your behaviour or suffer the consequences.
Theresa May has frustrated the world again as Brexit crisis talks broke down and Britain’s departure from the EU is now expected to be delayed.
International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney is taking on a new role to defend those subject to dangerous attacks around the world.
The PM is on a charm offensive to persuade you he’s really Mr Nice Guy chatting footy and spraying “fair dinkums” into the air, but it could backfire.
One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has one key strength that makes her practically indestructible. There’s just one problem with it.
After Donald Trump promoted a bizarre online conspiracy theory, social media has now giving it an entertaining life of its own.
For Bill Shorten, it’s personal. The Labor leader has revealed the emotional story behind his biggest policy announcement last night.
Photos of Treasurer Josh Frydenberg with a mullet have resurfaced after a comment he made in parliament.
While Donald Trump has been railing against illegal immigration, his son-in-law has been quietly pursuing a plan that could benefit Australians.
Qantas’ most extravagant lounge is so exclusive you can’t even buy your way in. Today it has expelled a controversial member.
Donald Trump has taken a swipe at Joe Biden amid claims he inappropriately touched women as Republicans launch “Creepy Joe” attack ads and the former VP took to Twitter.
The UK House Speaker has been forced to break the first tied vote in a quarter of a century leaving everything hinging on new talks.
Some things once seen can’t be unseen. Such as our Prime Minister cracking out his best Borat impression in parliament amid a discussion on carbon pollution.
Fraser Anning has been humiliated by his colleagues, who labelled him “pathetic” and “shameful” in a rare show of bipartisanship.
The government is fighting claims its Budget is “already falling apart” less than 24 hours after it was delivered, thanks to an abrupt backflip.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain will seek another delay to Brexit and has vowed to work with the Opposition to end the stalemate.
As Fraser Anning returns to parliament with “no remorse” for his Christchurch comments, he has been torn to shreds by politicians on both sides of the Ditch.
A whistleblower has revealed deep concerns about national secrets after a series of questionable security clearances under the Trump administration.
How well do you really know Scott Morrison? Here is a quick crash course on Australia’s 30th Prime Minister.
Bill Shorten has unveiled his plan to cut emissions if Labor wins the election. But the strategy has already been labelled a new carbon tax.
Labor’s renewable energy investment policy, released today ahead of a federal election, leaves little room for coal-fired power stations.
There are 151 seats up for grabs in the election, but some matter more than others. These are the 16 you need to watch closely.
He’s one of Australia’s richest people with a fortune of $866 million, but property developer Jonathan Hallinan says it’s lonely at the top.
This undercover video of Pauline Hanson has shocked Australia — but One Nation has been rocked by the same conspiracy theory before.
Pauline Hanson has finally fronted the cameras to respond to the Al Jazeera documentary that left her party embroiled in scandal.
Scott Morrison has made up his mind on the contentious issue of preferencing One Nation. He says one “shocking” video changed his mind.
Tony Abbott has been out and about lately, discovering things in his neighbourhood he never knew existed. And it’s part of a very smart move.
The day that many have feared has come. The President is “blowing up” a vital system with potentially fatal consequences.
One Nation was willing to sell out our parliament and bring America’s biggest problem to our shores. Its leader’s response has been shameful.
Pauline Hanson’s mysterious absence amid the One Nation scandal has been explained, with claims an injury has left her “unrecognisable”.
The government is still bitterly divided over its response to One Nation. This footage of former prime minister Tony Abbott won’t help.
Labor leader Bill Shorten doesn’t want to live in a society where having rich parents is the only way you can get ahead.
A speech Pauline Hanson gave in parliament has taken on an extraordinary new tone in the wake of today’s revelations about One Nation.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has ripped into One Nation over the “abhorrent” revelation that it sought millions of dollars in foreign donations.
Donald Trump has been cleared of colluding with Russia and obstruction of justice, and the fight for the presidency is looking radically different.
Scott Morrison says he has “no recollection” of a controversial proposal he reportedly put forward that shocked one of his colleagues.