New York state passes more than 100,000 confirmed infection cases, Boris Johnson says he is feeling better but remains in isolation with "mild symptoms", while Israel, battling a resistance to quarantine laws, seals off an ultra-orthodox Jewish town.
There's an old saying that you shouldn't make short-term decisions with long-term consequences, but that's exactly what some may be forced to do with their retirement savings to make ends meet, writes Andrew Robertson.
With the collapse of its traditional broadcast revenue streams, Australian sport is being urged to get creative as it looks to remain viable in the future.
Australians are having fun with fancy dress videos, bringing some relief to the stresses of lockdown.
The latest smartphones might be delayed due to disrupted supply chains and shoppers staying at home.
Two million years ago, Africa was home to three human-like species, new discoveries reveal.
Australia wicketkeeper Alyssa Healy had a pretty good excuse for missing jury service down under - she was playing in the Women's T20 World Cup final.
The Covid-19 vaccine candidates will be tested on ferrets over three months in Australia.
The Artania has reportedly refused to leave Australian waters over coronavirus fears.
Australians who return from overseas are now required to spend 14 days in quarantine in hotels.
For millions of children on lockdown, teddy bear hunts are a welcome relief from the isolation.
Australian Test captain Tim Paine says he would support team-mate Steve Smith if the former captain was to lead the side again.
How one of pop’s brightest new voices found confidence by taking control of a plane.
The green sea turtle is vulnerable to extinction as the climate warms, Australian scientists say.
Cassy Appleton receives applause from passengers as Virgin Australia prepares to suspend flights.
Locals post images of spectacular orange skies, with many describing it as a welcome distraction.
The Ruby Princess was allowed to unload 2,700 passengers in Sydney - now over 130 have coronavirus.
An Australian zoo has begun streaming its animals – but it’s a keeper who’s proved most popular.
Police temporarily close the beach after crowds exceeded Australia's gathering limit.
Australia is severely restricting access to remote Aboriginal communities amid coronavirus fears.
There are reports of "busloads" of grocery shoppers, but one store owner is among many who aren't so sure.
Australian Catherine Hamlin helped women treated like "modern-day lepers" after giving birth.
Woolworths has started a special "elderly hour" for older shoppers and those with disabilities.
Australian Amelia Banks senses the coronavirus closing in on her in New York.
NSW will be hit with it's "first cold outbreak" of the year, with snow and damaging winds forecast throughout the weekend.
NSW planning processes and development applications will be fast-tracked in a bid to support the construction sector and maintain jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tougher coronavirus restrictions remain likely for Victoria despite a slowing of the infection spread.
Testing for coronavirus has stepped up at Devonport in northern Tasmania, where two hospital staff are among the latest cases.
The prime minister won't stand in the way of a joint parliamentary committee scrutinising the government's coronavirus response.
An anti-parasitic drug available throughout the world has been found to kill COVID-19 in the lab within 48 hours.
A man has been charged for allegedly using a box of fresh fruit to try and smuggle drugs to a traveller quarantined inside a Sydney hotel.
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