Australian Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo has been disqualified for exceeding the maximum allowed fuel flow during his race to a second place finish at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on Sunday.
A royal commission into the former Labor government's so-called "pink batts" scheme begins in Brisbane on Monday.
Key independents Geoff Brock and Bob Such have met with South Australian Labor leader Jay Weatherill, with the pair shaping as potential kingmakers after Saturday night's election failed to produce a clear winner.
Disability rights advocates hope that this week's public hearing in Adelaide will help highlight the extent of violence perpetrated against people with disabilities.
Wild storms have cut power to more than 30,000 homes in the New England region of New South Wales.
A woman has died on the New England Highway in northern NSW after crashing her VW Beetle into a tree.
Thousands of Australians have taken to the streets this weekend to protest against a range of Federal Government policies.
Police have charged a man with three counts of sexual assault without consent and two counts of assault with an act of indecency over a 2013 attack.
Port Adelaide rounded out the first week of round one with a 33-point win over Carlton at Docklands on Sunday night.
The parents of murdered Queensland teenager Daniel Morcombe say they knew Brett Cowan had taken their boy when he walked into a coronial inquest.
Police said they were pleased with crowd behaviour at Melbourne's F1 Grand Prix.
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