A magnitude-8 earthquake strikes 47 kilometres west of Arawa on Bougainville Island in Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey says, with the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre saying "widespread hazardous tsunami waves are possible".
The Gambia President Adama Barrow declares "the rule of fear has been banished for good" as former leader Yahya Jammeh flies into exile in Equatorial Guinea after stepping down under pressure from West African nations.
Venus Williams notches yet another career milestone, charging into her ninth Australian Open quarter-final at Melbourne Park.
Australia can seal the series against Pakistan with another win today in the fourth ODI at the SCG.
Test great David Boon says it is a huge honour to join Matthew Hayden and women's pioneer Betty Wilson as inductees into Australian cricket's Hall of Fame.
Daniel Andrews says it is his job to address the "anger and frustration" Victorians feel in the wake of the Melbourne car attack on Friday, but refuses to be drawn on how bail laws might be reformed.