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Live: What Nasa's found out there video

Nasa's announcement is being touted as the biggest news on exoplanets since an earth-like planet was found  orbiting our ...

Nasa teases as it announces major new find outside our solar system.

'Shovel man' has town talking

The story of the "shovel man" has been the talk of Mount Macedon.

Man emerging from bush carrying a shovel in December could be linked to body of Karen Ristevski.

Daughter 'tried to stop stabbing'

Ola Haydar breaks down in tears after leaving court after giving evidence in her father's murder trial.

Ola Haydar remembers screaming and screaming for help.

Kim morgue break-in

A diplomatic row between Malaysia and North Korea is escalating over the handling of a probe into the killing of Kim ...

Body of North Korea leader's brother targeted amid revelations chemicals coated hands of murder suspects.

Ford botched landing video video

Video shows small plane being flown by actor Harrison Ford flying over an American Airlines jetliner as it lands at John ...

In footage fit for a Hollywood action movie, small plane darts over jetline on landing approach.

Trump's jobs promise a lie video

US employment momentum was building steadily over the past two years – nothing to do with Donald Trump.

OPINION: For all the turmoil marking the first weeks of President Trump, the big boot is yet to drop.

Rudd scolds Netanyahu

Former prime minister Kevin Rudd challenged Benjamin Netanyahu on social media on Wednesday.

Former Australian PM accuses Israeli PM of "torpedoing" plans for recognising a Palestinian state.

Ex-soldier planned to aid ISIS video

Robert Hester was arrested for plotting a terrorist attack.

US man told undercover FBI agent he wanted to participate in a terrorist attack on Kansas City.

Victim's dad suffered similar fate

Greg De Haven with his sister Denelle Wicht.

Father of one of the four Americans killed in the Australia mall crash also died in a freak plane crash.

Trump to slash bathroom policy? video

The Obama administration's guidance was based on the position that requiring students to use a bathroom that clashes ...

Significant setback for gay rights as Trump administration plans u-turn on transgender bathrooms.

Zoo kills 57 'alien' monkeys

Environmentalists backed the decision noting it's crucial not to allow any contact between foreign and native species.

Japanese zoo culls 57 of its 164 monkeys after finding out they carried invasive genes.

Killed running for her life

Tanami Nayler was spending a weekend away in Melbourne.

Tanami Nayler was using a pedestrian crossing in Melbourne when a drunk NZ driver in a stolen vehicle hit her at 152kmh.

N.Korean official among suspects

Kim Jong Nam.

Malaysian police identified a senior official in the North Korean embassy as a suspect in the murder of Kim Jong Nam.

Man bashed roo with crowbar

A man was jailed for 11 months after bashing a kangaroo in near Bunbury in Western Australia.

Australian man who claimed he killed a kangaroo for food will face almost a year in jail.

Turnbull flicks NZ over Israel stance video

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (left) met  with NZ PM Bill English in Queenstown this month.

But New Zealand is holding firm on its involvement to sponsor UN resolution against Israeli settlements.

Teen wakes up to own funeral video

After the teen's family turned off his life support, he appeared not to be breathing so they decided he was dead.

Indian boy's parents believed he had succumbed to an infection after a stray dog bit him.

Watch: Shopper's close shave video

The car smashed through the glass windows of a store in the Bronx, New York.

Man escapes with his life after a car crashes into a store, trapping him between fallen shelves.

Riots erupt in Sweden's capital video

Firefighters watch on as several cars smoulder after being set on fire.

Days after Trump's comments about "what happened in Sweden", violence hits immigrant neighbourhood.

The eerie NZ flight before doom video

Victim Glenn Garland posted on Facebook about how he didn't like light planes after a flight to Milford Sound.

Just weeks ago a Milford Sound flight gave him the jitters. Yesterday in Australia, his fears came true.

Pilot's near miss video

Pilot Max Quartermain was killed when the plane he was flying crashed into a shopping mall in Melbourne, Australia.

Max Quartermain had already caught the eye of aviation officials before he crashed his small plane into a Melbourne mall on Tuesday.

Models save teens from icy death video

Bennett Jonas said he and his friend Ethan Turnbull decided to take action when the models saw the teenagers struggling ...

Handsome models hailed as heroes after seven New York teenagers fall through frozen lake in Central Park.

Husband 'number one suspect' video

Karen Ristevski (centre), with her husband Borce and daughter Sarah.

Borce Ristevski ducks media scrum to visit his lawyer just hours after police confirm finding his slain wife.

South China Sea missile buildings

Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the ...

​US officials say China has nearly finished almost two dozen structures on artificial islands that appear designed to house missiles.

Elderly man 'sexually harassed'

Brittany Fultz, 26, was relieved of her duties after the incident came to light.

Former US caregiver arrested after giving 100-year-old man with dementia a lap dance.

Trump's new deportation army video

Donald Trump's new homeland security plan announced on Wednesday (NZT) strikes down the lenient enforcement guidelines ...

It's 15,000 strong, created solely for the purpose of weeding out millions of undocumented migrants.

Patients evacuated after gunshot reports video

The hospital appeared to be in lockdown.

Patients allowed to return to Houston hospital as police say there's no evidence of a shooter.

Last $11 on a winning ticket

Two struggling Aussie pensioners won $1m after using the last of their money on Lotto.

Struggling Aussie couple spent their "last bit of change" on a ticket after the wife dreamt they would win.

Migrants wash up on Libya beach video

Migrant deaths have risen to record levels along the Libya-Italy smuggling route across the Mediterranean Sea.

The bodies of at least 74 migrants found washed up on the shore in western Libya.

Meet 'Pint Baby' video

'Pint Baby' enjoying a sup of Guinness in a clip from 1997.

He's internet famous for being the baby who supped Guinness. He'd rather just be Stephen.

Bushfires lit on purpose

Ricky Kenneth Ballard-Lestrange has pleaded guilty to starting bushfires.

Former Aussie firefighter started blaze because he was with children who "like fire trucks".

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