Victoria, Queensland and South Australia look set to make Malcolm Turnbull work hard if he wants them to support his new energy plan, with the SA Premier slamming it as a "coal energy target" and Victoria's Energy Minister calling for more detail.
Spain's top court officially rules that Catalonia's disputed independence referendum was illegal because a regional law that backed it was against the country's constitution.
The psychiatrist who treated an Australian accused of importing drugs into Indonesia says the man is unstable and needs professional psychiatric help.
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a teenage boy after an incident at a Newcastle pool on Tuesday afternoon.
Raqqa has been liberated from Islamic State, commanders with US-backed forces say, ending a four-month battle to take the militants' Syrian capital.
A woman was walking along Adelaide's War Memorial Drive, when she was grabbed by the arms by two unknown men dressed in business suits, who forced her to the ground, police say.