A US man who had come to Australia to hold seminars on how to pick up women has had his visa cancelled on character grounds.
David Wroe Medicine in war zones has advanced to extraordinary levels but Iraq remains an unpredictable place for medical staff to work in, writes David Wroe.
Nick Ralston A teenage boy has been charged over an alleged online threat that saw Sydney Opera House precinct evacuated and the Manly ferry wharf searched.
Emma Partridge It was a series of mobile phone pictures that led a man to rob a cyclist and threaten officers with a wine bottle, police allege.
Megan Levy A truck crash on the M7 in Sydney's west has brought traffic to a standstill.
Emma Partridge Senior Rebels bikie gang member Mark Easter shared his last meal with his partner and turned up dead three days later.
Noel Towell Federal government strips retired ministers and widows of thousands of dollars.
Nick O'Malley Malcolm Turnbull set to explain why Australia is engaged in the battle against Islamic State during a speech on his first day in Washington, DC.
Emma Partridge A woman was in the shower when an antenna repairman allegedly let himself in and assaulted her.
Phoebe Moloney An optical illusion created by Lithuanian graphic designer Ilja Klemencov has received a wide-eyed response from the Internet as viewers search for the bear between zigzag lines.