Kelli Grant's cat Max had always loved to eat but that was nothing compared to how ravenous he became a few years ago, howling and pestering her for food.
Julie Power is a reporter for Fairfax Media
Phoenix's face was blue with asphyxiation when she was found hanging from her necklace that had snagged on a slide.
Experts say the number of potentially fatal mistakes in how child restraints are fitted or installed hasn't improved.
Wide, flat and elevated pedestrian crossings - called wombat crossings - cut road deaths and serious injuries .
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is a call away. Former Australian PM Julia Gillard and Rihanna went with him to Malawi. Such are the soldiers of Hugh Evans' Global Citizen army.
Increasing numbers of exotic snakes, many poisonous, are slipping unseen into Australia by plane, ship and the mail, prompting a new plan to stop more coming before they threaten native flora and fauna.
Nearly 64 per cent of Australians are obese or overweight. And fewer people are trying to shift it.
Thousands of Australians have downloaded instructions on how to make a 3D printed gun from an American website called Defense Distributed, according to its managing director Cody Wilson.
A third of Australians – about 7 million people – are now at their peak, but it is not when most people think.
The federal government is about to declare war on feral cats – and wants to use community groups in the battle.