The tragedy began with young couple Lucas Fowler and Chynna Deese shot dead on a lonely Canadian highway.
Adult supervision is being questioned after a nine-year-old twin drowned in Townsville's Ross River.
Young Australians won't let Scott Morrison forget the importance of recycling plastic.
Newcastle coach Nathan Brown has shouldered part of the blame for his team's dramatic collapse that has all but ended their shot at an overdue finals return.
With just four weeks left in an NRL season to forget, Gold Coast's players are being urged to fight to the end by youngster Jai Whitbread.
The man suspected of shooting at people inside a Norwegian mosque and of killing his stepsister has appeared in court with black eyes and wounds on his face and neck.
The NRL will review the one-on-one strip rule at the end of the NRL season but head of football Graham Annesley says there's no guarantee it will change.
Wests Tigers players are backing Robbie Farah to defy the odds against an NRL farewell after being rocked by a leg fracture.
Players union boss Ian Prendergast has labelled social media abuse aimed at NRL stars as "an absolute disgrace" following an ugly weekend online for the game's athletes.
Prop Payne Haas says Brisbane's NRL finals destiny is in their own hands with three-straight home games on the horizon.