Brazilian police believe the party drugs Rye Hunt took before his death in Rio de Janeiro came from fellow Australians he had met in Argentina days earlier.
Megan Levy The wife of Orlando gunman Omar Mateen was with him when he purchased the weapons used in the deadly assault on a gay nightclub, and attempted to talk her husband out of launching the attack, according to reports.
Jewel Topsfield A 53-year-old woman who tearfully begged officials not to confiscate food from her roadside stall as punishment for trading during Ramadan has become the unlikely face of a push for greater religious tolerance.
Georgina Mitchell A doctor who treated the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in the US state of Florida has posted a poignant photo on social media.
Daniel Flitton Hillary Clinton has grasped what has long been the prickliest nettle in US diplomacy and directly linked Saudi Arabia to the funding of terrorism.
Nick Miller An astonishing piece of propaganda linking the upcoming Brexit vote to the Orlando massacre has attracted fury - even from diehard 'Leave' supporters such as Nigel Farage.
Paul McGeough They came in thousands, grieving and shocked by the Pulse nightclub massacre and taking comfort in being together on a hot, sticky Orlando night.
Timna Jacks Friends and family of the victims of the Orlando shooting have taken to social media to mourn their loved ones
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Lindsay Murdoch A retired Sydney businessman has been arrested in Thailand on charges of posting lurid child sex stories on internet chat sites used by child sex offenders.
A man accused of sex offences against a teenager is to stand trial.