Will Trent Cotchin be able to captain lead Richmond onto the MCG on grand final day, or will he be suspended for his hit on Dylan Shiel? We examine both sides of the argument.
Emergency authorities in Bali struggle to provide enough clean water and amenities for thousands of evacuees from villages close to the Mount Agung volcano that is threatening to erupt for the first time in more than half a century.
A magnitude-3.4 tremor detected near North Korea's nuclear test site that China reported as a "suspected explosion" is being categorised as a "natural earthquake" by South Korea, easing fears of another bomb test in the reclusive regime.
The eighth-ranked Cowboys stun the Roosters in a 29-16 upset over the Roosters, setting up a grand final against the top-rated Storm.
New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English's National Party secures the most votes in the country's general election but falls short of being able to form a government alone, meaning Labour's Jacinda Ardern has the possibility of seizing power.
The Tasmanian Greens hope a policy platform of more restrictions on salmon farming will help bring them out of the political wilderness.