The number of Syrian children being forced to work keeps growing as the conflict drags on.
A ferry carrying 189 passengers and crew capsized off the central Philippines killing at least 36 people.
United States Vice-President Joe Biden has an Independence Day message for New Zealand.
Man in a critical condition after being bitten by a shark on the NSW North Coast.
"Sam" who thought she might have been Australian is actually an American.
Captain turns off only working engine of TransAsia plane, lurching it through buildings and into a river.
Woman left with broken ankles after dolphin drops in from nowhere.
It reads like the beginning of a robo-acocalypse sci-fi movie, but in this case the damage and the tragedy is all too real.
Fears tens of thousands in Sydney could have been exposed because of poor cleaning at clinics.
Constipation was so bad it pushed her bowel up into her chest cavity.
Desperate, Nikos Fotakis escaped the turmoil in Greece thanks to his Australian-born wife.
Yoga is prohibited in a crackdown on religious cults.
Couple's road trip got derailed when an armed man burst into their room.
Couple hit the ground at speed after tandem bungy jump goes wrong.
When Grant Botti woke up with a really bad earache he didn't think it'd be down to wildlife inside his head.
On an unsealed road in a town of 800 people, teenagers huddle in grief and disbelief after three of their friends were killed.
Earthquake south-east off the Solomon Islands, but there are no reports of damage yet.
Greece's PM continues his risky game of chicken with creditors a day after the country defaults.
Imagine being so rich you could just happily give it all away.
Joggers wheezed, electric wires warped, and Britain sweated through its hottest July day ever.
Candida Fluty admits deliberately making her 9-year-old son sick for attention.
An 80-year-old Christchurch explorer has died unexpectedly at Machu Picchu in Peru.
The man who saved over 650 children from Nazi death camps has died, aged 106.
Greek Prime Minister defiant, hot in the UK, and the Americans return to Havana.
The US and Cuba have formally re-established diplomatic relations after 54 years.
Nations investigating the Malaysia Airlines crash were given official report a month ago.
Islamic State insurgents attack military checkpoints in Egypt's North Sinai in a co-ordinated assault in which at least 70 were killed.
Oregon is the third US state to allow the smoking and growing of small amounts of marijuana for recreational use.
Ten people, including Italians, Albanians and a Canadian, suspected of supporting Islamic State arrested, Italian police said.
Bullet holes and empty beaches signal that Tunisian's tourist industry is in tatters.