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Remains suggest blast on EgyptAir

Egyptian investigative team admit that "the logical explanation is that it was an explosion".

9:58 PM  Bodies arriving at a Cairo morgue appear to show there was an explosion on flight 804.

Driver 'threw victim's clothes in bin'

Police raid the Baiada headquarters on Tuesday, home to Lilydale Chickens and Steggles.

Driver who allegedly hit and killed Sydney mother captured on CCTV peeling her clothes off bottom of truck, police say.

'These kids deserve justice'

Bowraville victims: Evelyn Greenup, 4, Colleen Walker-Craig, 16, and Clinton Speedy-Duroux, 16.

9:28 PM  A 25-year murder investigation is one step closer to having a re-trial.

Pharmacist drugged colleague 23 times

Pharmacist Yan Chi "Anthony" Cheung started making sexual advances towards Pamela Leung when she began working with him.

After Pamela Leung rejected her boss' advances, she began to feel drowsy at work. After a year, she'd had enough.

Therapist charged with boy's assault

Bali therapist charged with boy's assault

A massage therapist has been charged with sexual assault and faces a maximum 20 years in jail.

Remains suggest blast on EgyptAir

Egyptian investigative team admit that "the logical explanation is that it was an explosion".

Bodies arriving at a Cairo morgue appear to show there was an explosion on flight 804.

'These kids deserve justice. They didn't deserve to die'

Bowraville victims: Evelyn Greenup, 4, Colleen Walker-Craig, 16, and Clinton Speedy-Duroux, 16.

A 25-year murder investigation is one step closer to having a re-trial.

Bali therapist charged with boy's assault

Bali therapist charged with boy's assault

A massage therapist has been charged with sexual assault and faces a maximum 20 years in jail.

Indonesia debates alcohol prohibition

The Yogyakarta deputy police chief holding a bottle containing deadly bootleg alcohol in Yogyakarta.

A batch of bootleg liquor recently killed 12 people, who began dying within 24 hours of drinking the toxic brew.

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australia

'I don't think you get much worse than this'

One person was killed and another six injured in a horrific crash in Melbourne.

A horrific crash on a Melbourne motorway has been described as one of the worst senior police have come across.

Vegan dies on Everest quest

Climber died on Mt Everest trying to prove "vegans can do anything".

Would you wrestle for a free kebab? video

'Not scared of a fight' video

americas

Convention could be 'messy' video

US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks in East Los Angeles, California.

Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle, says Bernie Sanders

'I had to go behind their backs'

Myren and Ralph, on their way to prom.

A US teenager defied his parents by taking his boyfriend of seven-months to the prom.

Trump applies to build wall

Donald Trump is the Republican party's presumptive nominee for the US presidential election.

US presidential candidate applies to build a 3.2km stone wall to protect his Irish golf resort.

Officer not guilty in Gray trial

A heavy police presence surrounds the courthouse during the trial of police officer Edward Nero in connection with the ...

Second trial in relation to Freddie Gray's death ends with BPD officer found not guilty.

europe

Kate visits Chelsea Flower Show gallery

Kate Middleton arrives at the 2016 Chelsea Flower Show in central London.

The Duchess of Cambridge donned an appropriate shade of green for her first visit to the iconic flower show.

Search for black boxes continues

The Egyptair Airbus 320, which disappeared from radar over the Mediterranean sea on Thursday May 19, 2016, is pictured ...

French ship joins international effort to hunt of the black boxes of EgyptAir flight MS804.

Border closures 'inhumane'

Syrian refugee children play with a wagonette at a makeshift camp for migrants and refugees at the Greek-Macedonian border.

UN refugee agency says border closures only temporarily averting the refugee crisis.

Jail over peanut curry death

Paul Wilson, photographed with his parents Keith and Margaret, had strictly avoided peanuts since an allergic reaction ...

Indian restaurant owner sentenced to six years behind bars after curry killed customer with peanut allergy.

middle east

Turkish plane bomb hoax

A note threatening a bomb attack on a Turkish Airlines plane at Istanbul's Attaturk Airport turned out to be a hoax.

Turkish Airlines plane at Istanbul's main airport evacuated and searched after a note threatening a bomb attack.

Bombs kill more than 140 in Syria

Russian forces at the port of Tartous and at the Hmeymim airbase in Syria's Latakia province.

Bomb blasts kill scores of people in Jableh and Tartous on Syria's Mediterranean coast.

Bomber kills 40 recruits in Yemen

A boy stands next to soldiers from the Saudi-led coalition securing a street in Yemen's southern port city of Aden.

‚ÄčA suicide bomber killed at least 40 army recruits and injured dozens of others in the Yemeni city of Aden.

Taliban leader confirmed dead

Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, former Taliban leader, was killed in a US air strike.

Obama confirmed that the leader of the Afghan Taliban had been killed in an air strike.

asia

Another death on Everest video

Hundreds are eager to climb Mt Everest, but already three people have died on the mountain this year.

Indian climber, 43, has died while being helped down Everest and two more are missing, just days after a Dutch and an Australian perished near the peak.

Baby has tail removed

Doctors said there was a chance the boy would develop problems with his lower limbs if he did not have the growth removed.

A baby born with a tail has had surgery to remove it after doctors feared it might damage his lower body.

Singer in coma after fan stabbing

Japanese singer Mayu Tomita, who was stabbed by a fan 20 times, remains in critical condition.

Police say a part-time Japanese pop singer is in a coma after being stabbed about 20 times by a fan near a concert site.

Everest's frozen graveyard video

Hundreds are eager to climb Mt Everest, but already three people have died on the mountain this year.

The climb to Mount Everest's peak is sign-posted by the marks of those who died trying to reach it.

africa

Cambridge man's efforts to save the rhinos

Tauwhare man Marc Herrmann is trying to help save rhinos.

A Waikato man is passionate about rhinos and is doing his bit to save them.

Watch: 'Werewolf cat' found video

A rare 'werewolf cat' has been found in South Africa.

Rare, bald cat discovered in public gardens in South Africa.

'Mohamed was a good pilot'

Mohamed Saeed Shokair (also known as Shoukair) was the pilot on EgyptAir MS 804.

Mohamed Saeed Shokair, pilot of EgyptAir Flight 804, died doing 'what he was born to do'.

Victims were neighbours

An EgyptAir Airbus A320, similar to the one that has gone missing with 66 on board.

A fifth of the Egyptians on downed Egyptair flight from village with ties to France.

south pacific

Sea swallows five islands

Dead and dying trees emerge from the ocean above a sunken island in the Solomons.

As the ocean rose, they had to flee.

PNG library seeks NZ's help video

The library doubles up as a cultural centre.

An important library in Bougainville opened by Kiwi author Lloyd Jones is at risk of closure.

Safe haven in Fiji

Sam Judd is giving back to Fiji after Cyclone Winston by helping create develop existing eco-tourism through marine reserves.

OPINION: A Kiwi with a passion for coastlines heads to Fiji to help protect its eco-tourism after Cyclone Winston.

The Pacific Rim: Five myths

Seismic graphs show the earthquake waves at 8am on Tuesday detected by the northernmost seismographs.

A tragic month of earthquakes along the "Ring of Fire" has kept seismologists busy.

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Vegan dies on Everest quest

Climber died on Mt Everest trying to prove "vegans can do anything".

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