Space junk is a real problem, and Australian scientists want to use powerful ground-based lasers to shoot it all away.
A suicide bomber blows himself up near a Shi'ite shrine in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing at least 26 people and injuring 18, officials say.
The suspect in a series of blasts that have killed two people and seriously injured four others in Austin, Texas, has been killed after detonating a bomb while being chased by police, CBS News reports.
Westpac tells the banking royal commission a car loan granted to a carer in 2012 that she could not afford to pay back would not have been approved today.
Australian captain Steve Smith says the ICC has set a new standard with its decision to overturn Kagiso Rabada's ban, and says the bump in question was "harder than it actually looked".
Coastal communities in north-east Arnhem land should prepare now for the predicted Tropical Cyclone Nora, which is expected to hit the region on Friday.