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Australian intelligence reportedly concluded that China was responsible for a major hack on Australia’s parliament in the lead up to its most re...

Sources told Reuters that a classified report suggested keeping the findings a secret so that Canberra could maintain trade relations with Beijing.
Ancient Australia was home to strange marsupial giants, some weighing over 2,200 pounds.

For millions of years, eastern Australia was home to 2,200-pound marsupials with giant claws

A group of now-extinct marsupials named palorchestids once roamed eastern Australia. These giants weighed up to 2,200 pounds and had large claws.

Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke says ‘hell yes’ he will forcefully take back assault weapons from Americans — here are 5 co...

While no country is a pure analog for America, its peers have taken massive, successive steps to driving down killings, like destroying guns in bulk.
KFC is organizing and paying for six chicken-themed weddings for Australian couples.

KFC is throwing weddings for 6 couples that come with a food truck and enough fried chicken to feed 200 guests

The fast food giant will supply its famous fried chicken, plus chicken-themed decorations, activities, and more for each of the weddings.
A seal stood in the away.

Drug traffickers in Australia allegedly tried to hide 1.2 tons of drugs under seaweed. They were thwarted by a seal.

Two men from the UK were arrested on September 2 after being found in possession of $690 million worth of drugs. Three more have been arrested since.
An artistic reconstruction of the extinct short-faced kangaroo.

More than 40,000 years ago, giant kangaroos roamed Australia. Their jaws were surprisingly similar to those of pandas, a new study found.

Extinct Australian kangaroos weighed more than 250 pounds and had powerful jaws to crunch through tough vegetation, much like today's giant pandas.

There’s an Australian store called Target that has nothing to do with the American one — and the Australian one is way better

Despite having the same name and nearly identical logos, the two Targets on opposite hemispheres are owned by completely separate companies.

There’s an Australian store called Target that has nothing to do with the American one — and the Australian one is way better

Despite having the same name and nearly identical logos, the two Targets on opposite hemispheres are owned by completely separate companies.
Australia was ranked among the top 10 best countries for tourists in 2019.

The 25 best countries for tourists in 2019, ranked

The World Economic Forum ranked the best countries for tourists in 2019 based on metrics like business environment, safety, and price competitiveness.
In Mount Barker, there will be a limit of two cats per property.

An Australia town has introduced a 2 cat per household limit after the country announced a plan to cull millions of cats by 2020

Australia has a cat problem. One town is doing its part by limiting every household to two cats, max.