A student has been arrested in relation to alleged posts he made on social media following last week's fatal shooting in Parramatta.
At least 57 people have been killed in car bomb attacks in different parts of Iraq.
In the aftermath of the Guatemalan landslide, search crews have found entire families who died huddled together.
Hong Kong's former leader, Donald Tsang, has been charged with two counts of misconduct in public office.
The 'King of Rock and Roll''s gold-leaf grand piano is expected to fetch more than half a million dollars at an auction.
A Somali woman who was raped on Nauru is pleading with Malcolm Turnbull to allow her to come to Australia.
NATO has called on Russia to immediately end air strikes on the 'Syrian opposition and civilians'.
US law enforcement authorities are investigating an alleged bribery scheme of officials at the UN.
Karl Stefanovic lost the power of speech after watching Salim Mejaher confess his prime ministerial ambitions.
Villagers think they're in luck after a buffalo was born with skin like a crocodile.
A clutch of Mexico's most popular comedians has found away to get back at Donald Trump.
Physicians will be able to prescribe lethal doses of drugs to terminally ill patients who want to hasten their deaths.
32 crew are still missing from the El Faro, which was hit by Hurricane Joaquin off the Bahamas.
The student goes to Sydney's Arthur Phillip High School, the same as 15-year-old killer Farhad Khalil Mohammad Jabar.
Before the Islamic State captured a town in Syria, gas for the stove cost the equivalent of 50 cents. But as the militants settled in, the cost shot up to US$32 (NZ$49).
Feathers fly in Florida as famous webcam eagle Ozzie is killed by rival Frequent Visitor.
One US hunter survives by shoving his arm down the animal's throat.
Australian taxi company owner takes to Facebook to urge others in the industry to "get more militant'.
A boy, 11, allegedly killed a girl, 8, because she wouldn't let him play with her puppy.
The father of an 11-year-old boy comes to defence in a UK court of a babysitter who had sex with his son.
In 1986 Chernobyl was the scene of the world's worst ever nuclear disaster, now nature is thriving there.
Zoe Woolmer fell to her death from a notorious photo site in Australia's Red Centre.
A US marijuana business is being sued by two users who claim unhealthy pesticides have been used to grow their weed.
Union storms headquarters, tearing clothes off managers in scrap over layoffs.
A sexual assault evidence review could possibly lead to the first criminal charges against comedian Bill Cosby.
The Paralympic gold medallist had hope to be freed but a parole review board says no.
OPINION: We Kiwis like Australians for many reasons. Sending Kiwis to a detention centre on Christmas Island isn't one of them.
Italy is the last major country in the West that has not given same-sex couples any legal recognition.
Four students have been arrested for plotting to carry out a shooting at a US high school.
Background checks and a crackdown on gun dealers are in Hillary Clinton's election policy.