The internet has a new list of readily-available chemicals that can be used for terrorism - not in an extremists' instruction manual but rather an Australian Government publication.
Survivors of the killer tornado that ripped through Oklahoma have rolled up their sleeves under a blazing sun and got down to the long, hard task of rebuilding their lives.
Legislation to allow voluntary euthanasia in New South Wales is defeated in the state upper house.
NSW Labor Opposition Leader John Robertson is backpedalling after he told an anti-mining forum that Labor was developing a plan to phase out coal.
The Government and the Greens have leapt on the comments, but Labor says Mr Robertson was tricked into making the statement.
Amnesty International's annual report on global human rights has highlighted the plight of millions of Syrians forced to flee the deadly conflict in their country.
Melissa Ann Waters, 35, has pleaded guilty to causing the death of a baby boy when she crashed her car into his bedroom in suburban Perth.