Australian flags will be flown at half-mast on the day of Nelson Mandela's official memorial.
A Tasmanian man has avoided going to prison despite being convicted of drink driving nine times.
Diplomacy with Iran must be backed up by US military might, Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel said.
Icy winter storms with hurricane-force winds lashed northern Europe, where the death toll rose to 10.
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