After fielding criticism from survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting, US President Donald Trump will hold a "listening session" with unspecified high school students and teachers on Wednesday, the White House says.
Stamping out piracy off the Somali coast is making a significant dent in the number of annual global piracy cases, but a downturn in oil prices is leading to a spike in pirate kidnappings for ransoms off West Africa in the Gulf of Guinea.
Actress Shareena Clanton says non-Indigenous Australians need to "keep their mouths shut and start engaging" the Aboriginal community in the political decision-making process, in a passionate speech on Q&A.
The Kremlin says US charges against 13 Russians and three Russian companies accused of meddling in the 2016 US presidential election campaign contained zero proof of Russian state involvement.
Two men are charged with weapons offences more than a month after a five-year-old boy was shot in the face by another child on Queensland's southern downs.
The regional volcanic ash advisory centre in Darwin issues a "red notice" to airlines as a Mount Sinabung erupts.