Australia

The animal spent two days on the run, before finally getting caught.
“A national treasure and Australian icon, Judith Durham gave voice to a new strand of our identity and helped blaze a trail for a new generation of Aussie artists."
Two of the pieces were found by local farmers in New South Wales, Australia, last month.
Australia's Anthony Albanese said seeing the U.S. struggle with gun violence showed "the fortunate position Australia’s in of having these strong gun controls."
The country’s environment minister said that while the findings were a “confronting read, Australians deserve the truth.”
Conservation dogs are being used to sniff out injured koalas as the devastating bushfires continue in Australia. Taylor, a four-year-old Springer Spaniel has been trained to sniff out their fur and their scats. Over 30,000 koalas died in the fires on Kangaroo Island alone. The World Wide fund for Nature estimates that 1.25 billion animals have been killed in the fires.
A soccer game in Australia was interrupted when a kangaroo hopped onto the field.
The singer stopped into a cafe in Australia on Saturday without being recognized.
Researchers were stunned when they discovered a species of seagrass had effectively cloned itself for 4,500 years and covered nearly 80 square miles.
The new government includes a record 13 women, including the first female Muslim to serve in the role.