Dual AFL premiership player Glenn Archer has been charged with unlawful assault after running onto the field at a junior football game in Melbourne.
A new report says the Great Barrier Reef is worth $56 billion, more than double the value of a new coal mine opponents say will help kill it.
Istanbul (AFP) - On the buzzing Taksim Square of Istanbul, the focal point of the modern city, a giant disused building looms over visitors, its glass windows broken and a few tattered advertising banners flapping disconsolately in the breeze.
Reykjavik (AFP) - Crystal clear ice caves, glacial lakes, spewing volcanoes and crashing waterfalls framed by dark lava columns: Iceland's breathtaking landscapes have become a magnet for Hollywood moviemakers looking to conjure up otherworldly scenery.
Final preparations have been made for the funeral in the Riverland town of Loxton of Kirsty Boden who was killed in the London Bridge terror attack.
Guatape (Colombia) (AFP) - At least six people were dead and 31 missing after a tourist boat sank in a reservoir in northwestern Colombia on Sunday, the country's president said.
Trainer Glenn Rushton says he has the perfect 10-point plan for Jeff Horn to spring a massive upset over Manny Pacquiao on Sunday.
The government is eyeing a free trade deal with four Latin American countries, saying there's a "huge opportunity" in the region for New Zealand exporters.
The electoral fraud case against former Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer has been adjourned until next month after the Crown made its closing submission.
Former athlete and politician Nova Peris says the Northern Territory intervention is a 'land grab' that's viewed as an 'act of war' by Aboriginal communities.
Rogers (United States) (AFP) - Ryu So-Yeon seized the world number one ranking on Sunday as she closed with a two-under 69 at the Northwest Arkansas Championship for her 15th career international title.
An inquest into a spate of suicides among young Aboriginal people in WA's north is under way, with evidence expected to be disturbing and heart-breaking.
A 12-month boarding station trial taking in next year's Commonwealth Games will allow overseas vessels to dock and clear customs on the Gold Coast.
Victorian upper house MP Rachel Carling-Jenkins will defect from the Democratic Labour Party to Cory Bernardi's new Australian Conservatives party.