AMP chairman Catherine Brenner must resign or step down immediately and the embattled wealth manager's board needs fresh blood untainted by scandal and unethical behaviour, the Australian Shareholders Association is urging.
Port Moresby's Governor Powes Parkop is being investigated by anti-corruption police, after a former official revealed the city council was paying $1.2 million a year to a company run by his alleged partner.
The death of 2,400 Australian sheep from overcrowding, heat exhaustion and lack of food and water during live exports to the Middle East leaves some farmers questioning whether the trade should be banned entirely.
Danish inventor Peter Madsen is sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall aboard his home-built submarine in August 2017.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says it is a shame his "really good friend" Admiral Harry Harris will not be coming to Canberra to serve as the United States ambassador, but the change will not affect the broader US-Australia relationship.
A newly drilled, unregulated oil well in western Indonesia explodes killing at least 18 people and injuring dozens, authorities say.