A car has deliberately run over pedestrians outside a train station in the Australian city of Melbourne, injuring at least 21 people, local officials say. The suspect, who has a history of mental illness, was taken into custody.
A 20-year-old man has been arrested over an alleged plot to carry out a terrorist attack on New Year's Eve in the Australian city of Melbourne, local police say. Only few details were immediately released. (more)
Victoria Police released CCTV footage on Thursday (November 23) showing a woman being pulled out from train tracks seconds before a train arrives at a Melbourne's suburban station. The woman wearing black can be seen trying to climb on the platform.
Vatican finance chief George Pell, a close aide to Pope Francis, has been charged in Australia with multiple counts of child sex assault, police said on Thursday. The cardinal has denied the allegations. (more)
A small plane has crashed into a shopping mall near an airport in the Australian city of Melbourne, killing the pilot and four American tourists, local officials say. The cause of the crash was not immediately known. (more)
A car has deliberately run over pedestrians on a busy street in the Australian city of Melbourne, killing at least 3 people and injuring 20 others, officials say. The driver - who is also believed to be linked to a stabbing - was taken into custody. (more)