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Teen's shocking 'terrorist' award video

It was mean to be a joke, but neither the teen nor her mother saw anything funny about it.

It was supposed to be a joke. But neither the teen nor her mother saw anything funny.

Angel of Death's new murder charge

Genene Jones, who was locked up 32-years ago, has been charged with the death of Joshua Sawyer 10 months before her release.

Genene Jones, who was locked up 32-years ago, has been charged with the death of Joshua Sawyer 10 months before her release.

Infection risk after sea lion attack

The girl attempted to jump out of the way, but the sea lion was too quick.

Girl dragged into the water by a sea lion in Canada is now being treated for a possible serious infection.

World's largest telescope under way video

The world's largest telescope is being built in a desert in Chile.

A telescope that will be five times larger than the top observing instruments in use today will sit on a 3000m-high mountain.

Trump: 'Germans are very bad' video

The US President has reignited tensions with EU leaders after reportedly vowing to to curb foreign car imports.

The US President has reignited tensions with EU leaders after reportedly vowing to to curb foreign car imports.

Clinton predicts Trump's impeachment video

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers the commencement address at Wellesley College.

In her return to the spotlight as an activist citizen, Clinton reckons her former running rival will be "impeached for obstruction of justice".

'Body-slam' politician wins election

Greg Gianforte was charged with assault before polls opened, but still won a special election in Montana, US.

He was charged with assault before polls opened, but still won.

Want a gourmet pizza? Go to jail

The pizzas are made in a NZ$22,700 oven. [STOCK IMAGE]

How can you get a fancy Italian pizza delivered for $10? Get locked up here.

Kushner willing to co-operate

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is now under FBI scrutiny after his dealings with Russian officials in December.

Trump's son-in-law will share information with FBI agents investigating his meetings with Russians.

US takes 'full responsibility' for leaks video

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets Britain's Foreign Secretary  Boris Johnson in the wake of the Manchester bombings.

Intelligence sharing with the UK will survive recent strain, US Secretary of State says.

Trump feels mighty hand of Macron

Trump feels the mighty hand of Macron.

The new French president Emmanuel Macron out-Trumps Donald Trump in a handshake duel.

Trump pushes in front of PM video

US President Donald Trump makes his move and overtakes the prime minister of Montenegro.

Donald Trump pushed to get in front of the pack at the Nato summit in Belgium.

Airline made dad 'feel like a criminal'

Joel, Henry (right) and their son Ben.

A gay father accused of inappropriately touching his son said United's apology isn't enough.

Kushner under FBI scrutiny video

Jared Kushner is Ivanka Trump's husband and the son-in-law of US President Donald Trump.

Donald Trump's son-in-law and White House adviser Jared Kushner is now a focus in the Russia investigation.

US politician attacks reporter

Audio allegedly captures the exchange between Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte and Guardian reporter ...

News crew "watched in disbelief" as Republican hopeful "slammed" and "punched" journalist.

Vineyards switch to pot

Pinot gris grapes are fetching US$2000 a ton, and marijuana gets that amount for a pound, one US grapegrower says.

Ripping up some of their grapes to offer 'wine and weed' could save some US grapegrowers.

Baby 'fatally tortured'

Police said officials at the day-care centre called them on Wednesday and said they had found some "disturbing video" ...

Disturbing video sparks call to police in US daycare death a detective describes as "just evil".

More bad news for Trump's travel ban

U.S. President Donald Trump holds up the executive order on withdrawal from the Trans Pacific Partnership after signing ...

A US appeals court has ruled against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting Muslim-majority countries.

'Demonic' fatal slashing

Chris Guzlow is accused of stabbing a homeless man to death in an altercation in downtown Denver.

US 'satanist' in makeup and wearing gloves fitted with blades allegedly kills homeless man in Denver.

Macron wins handshake showdown video

The handshake between US President Donald Trump and French President Emmmanuel Macron started friendly enough.

US President Donald Trump met his match in a handshake showdown with France's new president.

Graffiti clean-up for Playmate video

Dani Mathers, the 2015 Playmate of the Year, was sentenced to 30 days of scrubbing graffiti around Los Angeles and three ...

Photo a Playmate took of another woman naked brought her more attention than any of her poses.

Mystery of Melania's head video

US first lady Melania Trump covered her head at the Vatican but not in Saudi Arabia.

To cover up or not to cover up? Why the US first lady covered her head at the Vatican but not in Saudi Arabia.

An unravelling conspiracy theory video

US Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich, who was murdered in July 2016.

Something was off about the invitation to the dead man from Kim Dotcom's mega.

Bill Cosby jury selected

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby the Montgomery County Courthouse in Pennsylvania in December 2015.

The people who will determine the comedian's fate are selected for his upcoming sexual assault trial.

Bonnet ride stops car thief video

With the thief trying drive away in her car, Melissa Marian clings to the bonnet of her car at a service station in ...

Motorist admits it wasn't the smartest move to climb on the bonnet but it stopped her car being stolen.

23km drive with 'body' on boot video

After the 23km ride at speeds of up to 100kmh, the man remained unconscious.

Unconscious man hitches a ride on a car boot down a US highway after passing out at barbecue festival.

Trump praises Duterte

"I just wanted to congratulate you because I am hearing of the unbelievable job on the drug problem," US President ...

​US President praises Philippine President for doing an "unbelievable job on the drug problem".

Attempts to force Flynn to testify video

Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn has said he will invoke the Fifth Amendment if called to testify at ...

US lawmakers look at ways to force Donald Trump's former national security adviser to cooperate with Russia probe.

UK scolds US officials over leak

One of the first pictures released of Manchester suicide bomber, Salman Abedi, taken some years back.

Britain expresses irritation at leaks in the US of details about a suicide bomber who killed 22 people.

The president and the pope video

Pope Francis meets US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania during a private audience at the Vatican.

They collided last year over Trump's proposed wall, so how will they fare now he's president?

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