An online trivia game has shocked a family after it linked Indigenous footballer Adam Goodes to the film Planet Of The Apes.
When her resignation as Speaker was announced on Sunday, Bronwyn Bishop was officially sent off in a press conference by Prime Minister Tony Abbott. Then the social media send-off began.
Chris Barrett Director of Public Prosecutions in South Africa is believed to be ready to order that an inquest into the cricket writer's death while in police custody be re-opened.
Julia Medew Ever wondered what all the acronyms on your medical documents actually mean? Well, it turns out your GP probably struggles with them too.
David Polkinghorne Stephen Larkham says Matt Toomua needs to work on his tackling technique to ensure he doesn't keep getting knocked out.
Ruth Pollard An Egyptian court has adjourned until August 29 the verdict in the case against three Al-Jazeera journalists, including Australian Peter Greste, prolonging the fear and uncertainty for the reporters and their families.
Amy Corderoy The average amount of alcohol consumed by Australians increased between surveys undertaken by the Australian Bureau of Statistics in 2001 and 2012, by about 13 per cent.
Colin Cosier, Georgina Mitchell, Lindsay Murdoch The door of a plane has reportedly washed up on the same island where part of a wing, suspected to be wreckage from missing flight MH370, was discovered this week.
Chris Barrett Even Shane Warne, Michael Clarke's close friend and supporter-in-chief, concedes that the Australian captain's position may not be safe after this Ashes series and says the 34-year-old will shift down the order to No.5 in the fourth Test.
Anne Davies When Bronwyn Bishop arrived in Canberra as a newly minted senator in 1987 to fill a casual vacancy, she already enjoyed a formidable reputation. With her trademark up-swept blond hair, killer heels, red lipstick and power jackets, Bishop stood out in the Liberal Party, not just because she was one of the few females, but because she wore her ambition like a tiara.