A 12-year-old girl dies after falling off a horse at a stud in Pitt Town in Sydney's north-west.
The West Australian Opposition calls on Premier Colin Barnett to sack the Liberal Party's candidate for the state seat of Midland over offensive comments he posted on Facebook eight years ago.
Bulldogs coach Des Hasler furious after forced to call up player who had played NSW Cup following Josh Morris' recall to Blues camp.
West Coast thumps struggling Gold Coast by 77 points at Subiaco Oval, as the Eagles add to their list of big wins on their home deck.
Having ousted sitting leaders of their own parties, Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten needed to fend off demons of their pasts in the first major televised debate of the election campaign.
The British coastguard rescues 19 asylum seekers from the English Channel after their inflatable boat begins to take on water.