A man driving a stolen vehicle rams two undercover police cars in Thornbury in Melbourne's north, injuring an officer.
It was a lacklustre finish to trading in the United States overnight, with falls among consumer and healthcare stocks overshadowing a modest rise in the banking sector.
Aftershocks hamper rescue efforts in the Italian town of Amatrice, as rescue workers desperately race against time in the search for survivors from the earthquake that claimed 250 lives.
A popular education program that encourages teenagers to care for a robot baby could increase the risk of teen pregnancy rather than reduce it, a West Australian study finds.
The Australian Greens' new immigration spokesman, Tasmanian senator Nick McKim, will today move to arrange a trip to both Nauru and Manus Islands.
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