A Swedish lower court upholds the arrest warrant for Australian Julian Assange, saying the Wikileaks founder's stay at Ecuador's London embassy did not equal detention.
McDonalds faces a backlash from inner city residents afraid that businesses on Glebe Point Road will suffer when the restaurant giant opens a pop-up cafe there on Friday.
The member for Canning, Andrew Hastie, is asked by the Australian Defence Force to stop wearing his uniform in federal election campaign material.
Brightly coloured and written from the perspective of a dying child and her siblings, three new books written by a Sydney hospital's bereavement coordinator are hoped to help children cope with death.
A new fencing program is rolled out in a bid to prevent Tasmanian devils ending up as roadkill, after it is revealed almost 40 per cent of the newly-released animals have been run over since late last year.
Barack Obama fields questions on everything from rap and weed smoking to his good looks at a lively meeting with young Vietnamese, who see the US leader as a far cry from their staid communist rulers.