Treasurer Scott Morrison has outlined where he wants to steer the Australian economy through this term of parliament. So what are the risks and does the Treasurer's plan stack up?
The North Queensland Cowboys will enter the final round of 2016 in the top four after beating the Bulldogs at Belmore.
A ban imposed on Russia's Paralympic team to compete in Rio is cynical and immoral, according to President Vladimir Putin.
Turkey says it has "every right" to intervene if Syrian Kurdish militia do not withdraw east of the Euphrates River in Syria, as promised by the United States.
Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham says the Government is likely to introduce caps on loans provided to vocational education students.
Students at the University of Texas gather on the first day of semester classes to protest against a new law allowing people to carry handguns into campus buildings.