Faiza Kasmi, 18, was born in Pakistan and moved to Australia at the age of four.
Su-Lin Tan A woman in Indiana in the US has been sentenced up to 20 years in prison on charges of feticide and neglect of a dependent after she said she suffered a miscarriage.
James Massola The union official who began a push to expel Labor veteran Martin Ferguson from the ALP believes the official story of how the Twin Towers in New York were brought down on September 11, 2001 is a conspiracy that does not stand up to scientific scrutiny.
Matthew Knott Australia should look beyond the Asia-Pacific and lure more international students from Latin America and the Middle East to study at local campuses, according to a major federal government review of the $16 billion international education sector.
Kate McClymont Although they each list their occupation as "housewife", six members of the Obeid clan have been hit with a combined tax bill of almost $8 million, according to documents filed in the NSW Supreme Court.
Megan Levy A man has died after falling from the third-floor balcony of an apartment in Sydney's north-west, police say.
Heath Aston, Nassim Khadem The likely centrepiece of Treasurer Joe Hockey's assault on multinational profit-shifting – a so-called "Google tax" – risks breaking Australia's international tax treaties, the Parliamentary Budget Office has found.
Los Angeles: Authorities investigating the death of Andrew Getty, an heir to the Getty oil fortune, said a preliminary investigation suggests foul play was not involved.