An Algerian militant group has released a video showing French citizen, Herve Gourdel, kneeling with his arms tied behind his back prior to his apparent beheading by four masked men.
President Barack Obama addresses the United Nations General Assembly, laying out his case for tackling "the cancer of violent extremism."
The Secret Service says a man was arrested for trespassing at the White House, one day after an intruder scaled the fence and ran toward the doors of the executive mansion.
Scotland chooses to stay in the UK, with opponents on independence winning 55 percent of the vote while separatists got 45 percent with all 3.6 million votes counted.
A bagpipe player accompanies 'Yes' voters to the polls in Edinburgh, as Scotland decides whether to become an independent nation.
Closed circuit video shows a truck careening through an intersection in China after it's brakes failed.
Wildfires scorch parts of California with dry conditions adding fuel to the fires.
US President Obama says that the United States will not fight another ground war in Iraq.
With Scotland's independence referendum imminent the debate has drawn a range of opinions from celebrities, including Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, Sean Connery and Mick Jagger.
A Ukrainian politician was man-handled and dumped in the trash on Tuesday, the victim of an angry mob outside parliament in Kiev.
World health officials say the number of people infected by the deadly Ebola virus has doubled in a matter of weeks. Deborah Gembara reports.
General Martin Dempsey says US strikes in Syria won't be "shock and awe," while US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel says more funding will be needed for war on Islamic State.
A Taliban suicide bomber has attacked a military convoy near the US embassy in Kabul, killing three foreign troops and 13 Afghan civilians. Deborah Gembara reports.
Suffering a large tumorous growth, George the goldfish had only one chance for survival, vet Tristan Rich tells 3AW's Neil Mitchell.
Sweden's centre-left Social Democrat leader Stefan Lofven emerges as victor in Sunday's general election. Gavino Garay reports.