Ivanka Trump is officially joining her father's administration as an unpaid employee, after her plans to serve in a more informal capacity were questioned by ethics experts.
German legend Bastian Schweinsteiger is asked an extremely dumb question at his first Chicago Fire press conference. Do you even soccer, America?
Disgraced former speaker Bronwyn Bishop launches a passionate defence of her taxpayer-funded travel, declaring she "did nothing wrong" after a report into her expenses said she did not fully cooperate with the investigation.
Brisbane receives a major drenching from ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, and the wild weather is set to continue as the storm unleashes its fury on the the south-east of the state forcing major school and business closures.
More storms are expected after a thunderstorm caused power outages on Darwin's outskirts as well as parts of Palmerston, and dumped heavy rain in the northern suburbs.
A billboard advertisement calling for people to report drug and animal abuse in shearing sheds is causing a stir in Victoria's western wool district.