The patient told medical staff the snake was “so big” it took his entire hand span to grab the reptile's head, to try and pull it off his leg.
White House officials have confirmed that a second aide has resigned over allegations of domestic abuse.
The family of a Bangladeshi student alleged to be behind a "terror attack" in Melbourne say they are baffled by arrest of the “brilliant student”.
Focus on the long term and leave the emotional ping pong to others: there have been big falls this week, but they're probably of little consequence.
November to February is peak proposal season and Sydney's top restaurants are rushing out the chilled champagne.
Thousands of revellers have flocked to the St Kilda Festival with police reinforcing the alcohol ban at the foreshore.
Australian Winter Olympics chef de mission Ian Chesterman has called for a review into the circumstances surrounding a Games-ending injury to snowboarder Tess Coady.
An 18-year-old woman has been taken to hospital after a brawl outside The Swan Hotel in Richmond on Sunday morning.
The AFL will bankroll a statue of Nicky Winmar's iconic gesture, and hopes to unveil it at Perth's new Optus Stadium later this year.
Melbourne City will face Sydney FC in the W-League grand final after beating Premiers Plate winners Brisbane on Sunday afternoon.
While the Catholic Church has accumulated staggering wealth, governments continue to exempt it from almost all rates and taxes
Key forward Isabel Huntington injured as the Bulldogs run out 9-point winners over last year's AFLW grand finalists the Lions.
Food allergy advocacy groups are calling for a boycott of the new Peter Rabbit movie.