Fearless Forecast Week 5: 8 Rec, 99 Yds, TD
Projected Points: 19.9
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is leading Deb Frecklington in a poll on economic management on day two of the state election campaign.
Concerns about the over-collection of cockles by fishers in NSW coastal communities has prompted a crackdown on the number allowed to be taken per day.
Victoria has recorded six new virus cases and two deaths, bringing the state's death toll from the virus to 809 and the national figure to 897.
After reaching a compromise on Friday, the NSW government cabinet has signed off on the koala policy that nearly derailed the coalition.
NSW has had 11 days with no new community cases of COVID-19 but that's not even half way to the 28 days required to re-open the border with Queensland.
Down in the polls, brawling internally and with party elders fighting, New Zealand's opposition National party looks an election loser on October 17.
Nadia Podoroska produced one of the great French Open upsets by beating third seed Elina Svitolina to become the first woman qualifier to reach the semi-finals.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has defended his decision not to offer free child care in the federal budget, saying it would only benefit high income earners.
The NSW Rural Fire Service Commissioner will be given powers to decide if vegetation should be cleared to protect lives or property at risk from bushfires.
Labor has raised concerns employer incentives to hire young people, announced in the federal budget, will leave almost one million job seekers behind.
A $240 million package included in the federal budget aimed at boosting the number of women in the workplace has been widely criticised as inadequate.
The top US military leaders are self-quarantining after the Coast Guard's No. 2 tested positive for the coronavirus, Pentagon officials say.
Infrastructure spending is expected to dominate Western Australia's state budget, with a modest surplus tipped despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dominic Thiem's hopes of adding the French Open title to his US Open crown were ended in an epic five-setter with the battling Argentine Diego Schwartzman.
US stocks have closed lower after investor hopes of more government stimulus appeared to be dashed by a statement from US President Donald Trump.
A busker has been accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl he met while performing in Port Macquarie, on the NSW mid-north coast.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says his government's economic plan in Tuesday's budget does not hinge on a COVID-19 vaccine being in use next year.