Joe Hockey wants his assistant treasurer back on the front bench, but will await the outcome of a NSW corruption inquiry that has grilled Arthur Sinodinos.
Thousands of people from around the world have travelled to join militants fighting in Iraq and Syria. Just where do all these people come from?
The Federal Court dispute between ASADA and AFL club Essendon will be decided on Friday.
The man who killed Melbourne sex worker Jazzy O has been denied leave to appeal against his conviction.

ID mystery over Qld body on beach

Queensland police still don't know the identity of a man whose tattooed body washed up on South Stradbroke Island on Sunday.
Extra police from Sydney and Newcastle are heading to Kendall on the NSW mid-north coast to search for a missing three-year-old boy.
Tony Abbott says the immediate priority is to build consensus for a planned referendum to recognise Aboriginal people in the constitution.
The Grand Mufti of Australia says the Islamic State group are criminals and their lies are a betrayal of the Islamic faith.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has refused to put a time limit on Australia’s military action in Iraq, saying it could take many months.

PM begins Arnhem Land visit

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has begun a week-long trip to remote Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Australia's mission to Iraq is "fundamentally humanitarian" but won't specify a time limit for involvement.
A life-size bronze statue of British singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse has been unveiled in London to mark what would have been her 31st birthday.
A Cairns man will face court charged with attempted murder after a man was shot while sitting in his car.
A shot has been fired into a car parked on a front lawn at Austral in Sydney's west.

Qld police seek brawl video footage

Police want to hear from anyone who took footage of a football match brawl in Ipswich where a police officer was injured and eight people were arrested.

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