7:12am A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashes on island, killing 47.
As first bodies of MH17 victims arrive in Netherlands, rebels shoot down two fighter jets in Ukraine.
Israeli troops battle Hamas militants near a southern Gaza Strip town as the top US diplomat reports progress in efforts to broker a truce.
8:17am Dozens are dead in another airline disaster, more car recalls and The Rock's Hercules movie confounds critics.
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey's trip to NZ was a reminder of how closely our two countries are intertwined.
Of the many purple hearts sent to Slenderman stabbing victim, one was particularly special.
The Dutch Safety Board take charge of an international investigation into the crash of a Malaysian airliner in which 298 people died.
An Al Qaeda affiliate is trying to build an Islamic emirate to compete with the Islamic State.
It doesn't look like there'll be a quick return to civilian rule in Thailand.
Gunmen killed 21 Egyptian military border guards near the frontier with Libya.
Families of seven people lost in the Tasman when their yacht vanished have criticised New Zealand's search.
NZ search authorities praised for going beyond what any other nation would do in the hunt for the yacht Nina.