The Rosetta spacecraft crashes into the comet it has been chasing for 12 years, bringing to an end an ambitious mission that has provided insight into the early days of the solar system and captured the public's imagination.
Italian police recover two paintings by the Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh stolen in Amsterdam 14 years ago, as part of an operation against the Camorra mafia group.
The partner of a man who died in hospital from a lethal dose of morphine launches a multi-million-dollar legal claim against the hospital and doctor involved.
Former Liberal MP Wyatt Roy hopes his trip to northern Iraq will not ruin his friendship with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, but continues to defend his travel to the conflict zone.
Job losses from the merger of Western Australia's two major newspapers are far worse than expected and the move will imperil media diversity in the state, a union warns.
South Korea's military aims to deploy an advanced US missile defence unit on a golf course, a defence ministry official says, after scrapping its initial site in the face of opposition from residents.