As world's best athletes gathered in Rio, the disgraced Paralympian was rushed to hospital under heavy guard after injuring his wrists in his prison cell.
Lia Timson An Irishman is in custody, his passport confiscated after being arrested at a Rio hotel accused of illegally selling Olympic VIP tickets.
Jailed South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been treated in hospital for injuries to his wrists but denies trying to kill himself.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa A community competition with a reward to catch crocodiles: what could possibly go wrong?
Lindsay Murdoch A leading archbishop in the Philippines uses Sunday sermons to lash out at President Rodrigo Duterte's crackdown on crime.
Lindsay Murdoch Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has issued shoot-to-kill orders against elected officials, telling one mayor he should be shot "like a dog" because of his alleged involvement in drugs.
Broede Carmody The wife and girlfriend of a deceased New Jersey man have placed competing obituaries side-by-side in their local paper because they could not agree on how to phrase the 55-year-old's death notice.
Lia Timson Russian officials have denied any links to a man who police say wrestled and killed a mugger near the Rio Olympic Park on Thursday.
Philip Wen Each trial took less than half a day, with each man admitting guilt in time for China's prime-time news broadcasts.
Latika Bourke An American woman was killed and an Australian was among those injured in a mass stabbing attack in central London.
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Just some of the elite Australian athletes competing on day 15 of the 2016 Olympics.