Senior Government frontbencher Christopher Pyne describes leaked comments he made at a Liberal function on same sex marriage and his party's leadership as a "sensational story" that "excited the press".
A US warship struck by a container vessel in Japanese waters failed to respond to warning signals or take evasive action before a collision that killed seven of its crew, according to a report of the incident by the Philippine cargo ship's captain.
The Ten Network holds its first meeting of creditors since the ailing television station was put into administration, with the administrator making a confident call the company can be saved.
British Prime Minister Theresa May strikes a deal to prop up her minority government by agreeing to $1.6 billion in extra funding for Northern Ireland in return for the support of the province's biggest Protestant party.
Residents in Perth and the South West could save about $75 a year on their power bills if they no longer had to pay a hidden charge that subsidises regional households, the WA Greens say.
Over the weekend, council workers and police dismantled a makeshift community established by a group of homeless people in Sydney's Martin Place, claiming it was a public nuisance. But the group says the City of Sydney has "no plan" for homeless people in the CBD.