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Winter rains are in decline across southern Australia, and while it is too early to say beyond doubt it is due to climate change, scientists say it is not just about climate variability.
Three police robots are deployed as the bomb squad conducts "safety checks" near what what appears to be two fire hydrants sticky-taped to a box at Malvern, in Melbourne's south-east.
DNA screening for the virus that causes cervical cancer is the most effective method for detecting pre-cancerous cells, even in women vaccinated against the virus, Australian researchers find.
A Christian school in Melbourne has been found to have breached the Equal Opportunity Act by not allowing a Sikh boy to keep long hair and wear traditional headwear.
A 17-year-old driver is arrested after his teenage passenger is killed in a crash, as he allegedly tried to avoid police near Ballan, west of Melbourne.
A contentious bill to legalise assisted dying for terminally ill Victorians will be introduced to Parliament on Wednesday, with a conscience vote expected by the end of the year.