Sometimes good ideas have a way of taking on a life of their own.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has arrived in the United Kingdom as a representative of one of four guest countries invited to the G7 summit.
A bandit spent 90 minutes hiding inside a wheelie bin before popping out and robbing a Gold Coast resident as he took out the trash.
A young boy is being flown to hospital after a shark bit him on the foot while he was snorkelling near Coral Bay in Western Australia.
Illawarra Hawks coach Brian Goorjian says the Perth Wildcats have been a blueprint for his emerging team as last season's wooden spooners aim to eliminate the two-time defending champions in game two of the semi-finals on Saturday night.
Former Sydney teacher Chris Dawson will face trial for his wife's murder after failing to permanently halt criminal proceedings over pre-trial publicity concerns.
South Africa has been gripped by the mystery of whether a woman has, as claimed, actually given birth to 10 babies, in what would then be the world's first recorded case of decuplets.
Australian swimmer Maddie Groves has withdrawn from the Olympic trials while taking a swipe at "misogynistic perverts in the sport".
The "prime mover" of an interstate gun-running scheme has been jailed, but at least 60 of the firearms he trafficked are still circulating in the criminal underground.
A popular Tasmanian tourist spot is among 51 areas set to receive improved mobile phone coverage under a federal government plan.