An engine malfunction leaves 95 passengers on the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel stranded in cabins up to 120 metres off the ground for more than an hour.
Canberra coach Ricky Stuart savages his player's effort after they lose their fourth straight game to start the NRL season, labelling them "soft".
The Northern Territory Government will spend $12 million building world-class mountain bike trails in a bid to bring cashed-up tourists to Central Australia — but the forecast track access fees have shocked locals.
Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins' five-wicket haul — his first since the bag he took at this same Wanderers ground on debut in 2011 — is the only good news for the tourists as South Africa tightens its grip on the fourth Test.
Starting over was tough for the Kesumas, who moved from Indonesia and Singapore to Australia 10 years ago. Here are their tips for finding your feet in a new country.
The contrast between two of our most recent national shamings is instructive: the ball tampering scandal and the Barnaby Joyce affair. The vibe was very different, writes Natasha Moore.
Ed Moreno was diagnosed with HIV in 1990 and thought he would be dead by 30. He is now 53, with an undetectable viral load, but the stigma continues to impact his life.
The Nobel Peace Prize winner and her family visit her birthplace in Pakistan's Swat Valley, weeping as they enter her childhood home for the first time since a Taliban gunman shot her in 2012.
Step back for a moment and think of the bigger picture, writes David Mark. Can any good come of an episode which has possibly ended careers, killed the love of a game and forced cricket to take a massively hard look at itself?
Melbourne United beats the Adelaide 36ers at Melbourne Park in the fifth and deciding game of the finals series to win the NBL title.