US police have recovered two bodies from the rubble of a Manhattan building.
Air Canada jet slides off runway while landing in the Canadian city of Halifax.
Meter reader smelt gas in basement of building months before explosion in New York.
There are 15 major Republican contenders for the US presidency - who together own at least 40 guns.
Authorities say woman given money for Boston bombing victims wasn't injured in the 2013 blast.
Jury rejects Ellen Pao's gender-bias claims in case that that riveted Silicon Valley for weeks.
Mum can't believe it after teacher sent back permission slip over a cookie.
A prominent lawyer has introduced two more women who say Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them.
Burning cannabis goes wrong in Indonesia, while dad in US eats hash brownies and thinks he's having a stroke.
Someone possibly "inappropriately accessed" a gas line before an explosion that rocked Manhattan, New York mayor says.
US man indicted on civil rights charges after allegedly draping a noose and Confederate flag around statue of university's first black student.
American Amanda Knox "tremendously relieved" after her acquittal by Italy's top court for the 2007 murder of her flatmate Meredith Kercher.
Californian "hospitality ambassador" fired after video surfaced of him beating up a homeless man.
NZ's ambassador to Brazil hauled before officials to explain Tim Groser GCSB leaks.
Kiwi charged with manslaughter over Caribbean crash speaks of remorse over friends' deaths.
The five-storey apartment building exploded "like a bomb," causing a massive fire that injured 12.
Nancy Duarte is capturing headlines in the United States for her smoking hot mugshot.
US drug agents have admitted attending orgies with prostitutes they should've known were hired by a cartel.
Pope Francis will visit US President Barack Obama at the White House in September.
OPINION: Russell Crowe: gladiator, romper stomper, guest worker.
US Army Sergeant facing desertion charges relates the violence and intimidation he says he faced during five years as a prisoner of war.
Dashcam video shows white officers in the US making a bloody arrest of black man.
Slow start to tornado season comes to violent end in Oklahoma.
No-one should have to leave home "for a gentle death", the cancer sufferer tells lawmakers in video made days before her assisted suicide.
Woman whose unborn baby was cut from her womb by a stranger released from a hospital a week after the gruesome attack.
Passengers on a bus in Brazil fled the vehicle moments before it was swallowed by a sinkhole and then spat out into a nearby flooded river.
Two elephants are heroes after stopping the truck they were in from flipping over after the 18-wheeler got stuck in mud.
US President Obama says preserving America's credibility requires re-evaluating the US stance on Mideast peace talks.
Top flower arranger given the heave-ho by the first lady - but was she sacked or did she quit?
Threats and attacks against journalists soar in the first years of Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto's administration.