Todays Australian News
- Nova Peris says email leak part of blackmail attempt
In an emotional address to the Senate, Nova Peris says the release of explicit emails to News Corp was part of an attempt to blackmail her over a "very difficult" child access and financial dispute.
- Islamic preacher Thorne admits link to man slain by anti-terror police
Controversial Islamic preacher Junaid Thorne tells the ABC that Numan Haider, the 18-year-old shot dead by police in Melbourne last month, was one of his followers.
- Jerusalem on edge as Israeli police fatally shoot Palestinian
Tensions flare in Jerusalem after Israeli forces kill a Palestinian man suspected of shooting a far-right rabbi who led a campaign for Jews to be allowed to pray at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Jerusalem's most sensitive site and holy to Islam and Judaism.