Until two days ago, Walter Palmer was a "very private" man living with his family. He practised dentistry and hunted animals with a bow and arrow. Now the dentist's old life has ended.
Robert Crawford There's something in the water at Jervis Bay. And this stunning photograph proves it.
Megan Levy Two dogs have raided an animal pen at a popular cafe and restaurant in the Blue Mountains overnight and mauled a number of farmyard pets to death.
Catherine Armitage It was a point of pride for Minnesotan dentist and biog game hunter Walter Palmer to shoot his prey with a bow and arrow and not carry firearms as a backup.
Inga Ting A pod of more than 30 dolphins has put on a spectacular show, herding fish and frolicking with swimmers at Coogee on Monday morning.
Megan Levy A surfer who watched her friend bleed to death after being bitten by a shark says she is "scared shitless" to paddle out into the surf, following an increased number of sightings around the NSW north coast.
Josh Dye, Emily Baker The family of the Tasmanian man killed by a shark on Saturday has spoken of the family's devastation, while urging people not to be scared of sharks.
Darren Gray Wild deer causing significant environmental damage in the Alpine National Park will be culled in a three year trial program aimed at tackling a population estimated to number in the thousands.
Andrew Darby The long battle to save the Tasmanian devil from its deadly facial cancer is set to pass a vital milestone, with the first release into the wild of immunised animals.