A 16-year-old boy was forced to take off his clothes before he was attacked with a knife on a horror train trip in Sydney.
The Oregon gunman spared a student and gave the "lucky one" something to deliver to authorities.
UN calls for investigation after 'inexcusable' airstrike kills 19 people including 12 aid workers.
Hopes fade of finding any remaining survivors of a landslide in Guatemala that killed at least 73 people.
A Palestinian youth knifed a man walking with his child and another who came to his aid, say Israeli officials.
Pregnant woman's insurance claim for crash falls apart after CCTV tells another story.
10-year-old had allergic reaction after drinking an imported "natural" coconut drink.
It's not what you'd expect to find out in the backyard - a huge, hairy beast.
The gunman who killed nine people at an Oregon community college committed suicide after a shootout with police.
The Vatican dismissed a gay priest for a highly public coming out that challenged a Roman Catholic teaching.
Johnny Strange was killed in the Swiss Alps, just days after posting a video of a successful wingsuit flight.
A Palestinian youth knifed one man walking with his child and another who came to his aid, say Israeli officials.
PM uses speech to the United Nations to accuse it of failing Syria and other countries in crisis.
Islamic State has used its official Twitter account to claim responsibility for the shooting death of a Japanese man in Bangladesh.
Blocks of concrete rained down on a street and narrowly missed passing motorists, after an apparent gas explosion in China.
Waikato-made water pumps could soon save Kenyan women from back-breaking labour.
An English man has told how his leg "burst open" after he was bitten by a deadly spider during a flight.
What's bright red and green, looks like a spaceship and can swim?
Turtles, whales, dolphins, millions of seabirds, volcanoes, all in sanctuary area.