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Victoria Police released two photos of Aiia Maasarwe captured on the night she was found dead.

Australian leaders call Israeli girl’s brutal murder in Melbourne ‘incredibly shocking’

The Australian PM says the brutal murder of an Israeli exchange student  in Australia's southern city of Melbourne "shocking, despicable and tragic."

Australia is pumping oxygen into lakes and rivers as a ‘Band-Aid solution’ to stop thousands of fish from dying

Nearly one million fish were found dead in a river in New South Wales last week. Another 1,800 rotting fish have been found in a lake since then.
Maria Island is full of wombats.

An Australian national park is asking people to stop taking selfies with wombats and take a pledge to be a ‘respectful traveler’

Anyone who goes to Maria Island will see a sign that reads 'I take this pledge to respect and protect the furred and feathered residents of Maria.'
Saudi teen Rahaf al-Qunun is greeted by Thai immigration authorities at a hotel inside Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, Thailand January 7, 2019. Thailand Immigration Police.

The Saudi teen who fled her family and got refugee status after a viral Twitter campaign has reportedly been granted asylum in Australia

Rahaf al-Qunun said in an interview that Australia had accepted her asylum claim. The Australian government decline to comment when asked by INSIDER.
The sign unexpectedly fell.

A falling highway road sign crushed a woman’s car — and there’s video of the moment

The 53-year-old woman who was driving sustained minor neck injuries, but she survived the accident, per Nine News Australia.
Saudi teen Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun is greeted by Thai immigration authorities at a hotel inside Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, Thailand January 7, 2019.

Saudi teen who barricaded herself in Bangkok airport to escape family who ‘consider me as property’ has reportedly passed a test that mean...

Australia says it will now consider granting asylum to Rahaf al-Qunun after reports said she had been granted UN refugee status.
The US Consulate in Melbourne, Australia.

Suspicious packages reportedly found at US and UK Consulates in Australia

International consulates in Melbourne, including the US, UK, Germany, Italy, Korea, and Russia are believed to be affected.
Saudi teen Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun is greeted by Thai immigration authorities at a hotel inside Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, Thailand January 7, 2019. Thailand Immigration Police via REUTERS

A Saudi teen who barricaded herself in Bangkok airport to escape family who ‘consider me as property’ could be offered asylum in Australia...

Rahaf al-Qunun says her family will kill her for renouncing Islam. The UN is determining whether she is a legitimate refugee.
Not the spider in question.

The cops showed up when a man in Australia was heard shouting ‘Why don’t you just die?’ — but he was talking to a spider

Police visited the home in suburban Perth after someone reported that a toddler was screaming and a man was shouting “Why don’t you just die?”
The needles were found in grapes from Woolworths supermarket.

Somebody hid needles in a bag of grapes in Australia, resurrecting a crisis that saw 186 people find needles in strawberries and other fruit

The grapes were from a Woolworths supermarket in Melbourne. It came after a spate of needles in strawberries became a nationwide crisis in 2018.