'Incredible' meteor blast on camera video

Footage captured Friday night's meteor.

0 min ago  The fiery rock travelled down to Tasmania where a rumble and sonic boom could be heard.

Rare polka-dotted zebra spotted video

The video was captured at Kenya's Masai Mara National Reserve.

11 min ago  The foal has the unusual markings from a genetic mutation.

Barron Hilton dies at 91

Paris Hilton said "ever since I was a little girl I have looked up to him as a businessman," in a tribute to her grandfather.

2:50 PM  Heiress Paris Hilton said "ever since I was a little girl I have looked up to him as a businessman," in a tribute to her grandfather.

How we were trapped by a sex predator video

Victims of Jeffrey Epstein, from left, Sarah Ransome, Virginia Roberts Giuffre, and Marijke Chartouni.

2:45 PM  "Jeffrey (Epstein) was always surrounded by girls, always. And these weren't normal girls. You could see it in our faces. We were damaged, we were medicated."

Man drowns after underwater proposal

Steven Weber died while he popped the big question underwater.

During a dream vacation to Tanzania he proposed to his girlfriend. She never got the chance to give him her answer.

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To impeach or not to impeach

The Capitol building in Washington DC.

OPINION: Stakes are high as Democrats consider impeachment, while the White House tries to stop document release.

Beer flows as Oktoberfest opens

People reach out for a glass of beer during the opening of the 186th 'Oktoberfest' beer festival.

The 186th Oktoberfest has got underway in the southern German city of Munich.

Girls rampage at Aus McDonald's video

The McDonald's restaurant in Maddington, Perth.

"As soon as they got through the door, they've started grabbing things from the McCafe."

'Staggering' loss of birds in the US

From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States ...

From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States and Canada.

Toilet flush leads to profiling claim

American Airlines spokeswoman LaKesha Brown said the flight was cancelled as a result of "concerns raised by a crew ...

"It was the most humiliating day of my life," said Issam Abdallah about American Airlines experience.

Flyers in Aus plane emergency

A suspicious substance has been found on a Virgin aircraft (file photo).

A suspicious substance has been found on a Virgin aircraft at Perth airport.

The town where it's illegal to die

In Longyearbyen, a small Norwegian town, it is effectively illegal for residents to die. And if you do, the consequences ...

In Longyearbyen, a small Norwegian town, it is effectively illegal for residents to die. And if you do, the consequences could be dire.

Search suspended for missing boy

The boy was thought to have gone missing in the area of Aitutaki Island

The 7-year-old was last seen onboard the Lady Moana on Tuesday.

Watch: Fishing boat lodged on Raro reef

A fishing trawler has struck a reef in Rarotonga.

Locals are concerned about damage to the reef.

Trump's love-in with Aussie PM video

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump greet Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jenny ...

Scott Morrison dubbed a "man of titanium" in their first meeting in the US president's Oval Office.

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Girls rampage at Aus McDonald's video

The McDonald's restaurant in Maddington, Perth.

"As soon as they got through the door, they've started grabbing things from the McCafe."

Flyers in Aus plane emergency

A suspicious substance has been found on a Virgin aircraft at Perth airport.

Good cop, bad cop, murder plot

Measles exposure on flights

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Trump's love-in with Aussie PM video

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump greet Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jenny ...

Scott Morrison dubbed a "man of titanium" in their first meeting in the US president's Oval Office.

Ivanka's fave thing: her globe

Ivanka Trump uses her globe to create teachable moments for her children... about President Grampa's special friends and ...

SATIRE: Ivanka Trump's globe gives the opportunity for teachable moments about lies and President Grampa.

'Urgent concern' about Trump, Ukraine

US President Donald Trump has denied doing anything improper.

Donald Trump spoke to Ukraine's new president just weeks before an intelligence official raised the alarm.

First lady's White House reno upgrade video

Decor upgrades are a bit more complicated at the White House than for typical homeowners.

Melania Trump's done a lot with the place - including using an impressively thrifty curtain trick.

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'Staggering' loss of birds in the US

From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States ...

From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States and Canada.

Toilet flush leads to profiling claim

American Airlines spokeswoman LaKesha Brown said the flight was cancelled as a result of "concerns raised by a crew ...

"It was the most humiliating day of my life," said Issam Abdallah about American Airlines experience.

Trump's love-in with Aussie PM video

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump greet Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jenny ...

Scott Morrison dubbed a "man of titanium" in their first meeting in the US president's Oval Office.

History buff finds 1878 shipwrecks

Diver John Scoles maneuvers around the wreckage of the ships Peshtigo and St Andrews, lost in 1878 near Beaver Island in ...

A diver found two ships that collided and sank into the cold depths of a US lake more than 140 years ago.

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Beer flows as Oktoberfest opens

People reach out for a glass of beer during the opening of the 186th 'Oktoberfest' beer festival.

The 186th Oktoberfest has got underway in the southern German city of Munich.

Queen 'horrified' by ex-PM's claim video

Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister David Cameron.

Former UK PM indicated the Queen co-operated with secret plan to nudge Scottish independence voters.

Panther caught prowling rooftops

A panther walks along the gutter of a building in France. Image provided by the Fire Brigade of Northern France.

Emergency workers caught an unusual prowler lurking around rooftops in northern France - a black panther.

Drunken scooter ride in Spain video

A passed out tourist has been captured being carried through Benidorm on the back of a mobility scooter.

"Welcome to Benidorm," the video said as it showed a woman slumped horizontally across the scooter's back.

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Watch: Fishing boat lodged on Raro reef

A fishing trawler has struck a reef in Rarotonga.

Locals are concerned about damage to the reef.

Tonga farewells leader Pohiva video

Former Tongan Prime Minister Samuela 'Akilisi Pohiva.

Hundreds of mourners packed a church service and children stood vigil on downtown streets in Tonga for late leader.

China's Solomon Islands coup video

Solomon Islands' Prime Minister, Manasseh Sogavare.

Diplomatic win for the Chinese government as the Pacific nation switches allegiances from Taiwan to Beijing.

Killer on day release

Ngaa Kitai Taria Pureariki still works in tourism in the Cook Islands despite being jailed a year ago for the ...

A grandfather painfully comes to grips with the fact he was convicted of the manslaughter of his 9-year-old grandson.

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India bans e-cigarettes video

E-cigarettes were promoted as a way to get people out of their smoking habits but many are becoming addicted to them, ...

India's government has decided to ban e-cigarettes, expressing concern at the alarming rate at which vaping is becoming popular among the country's youth and causing breathing illnesses

Bees swarm flight, attack staff video

The bees attacked workers who tried to remove them from the cockpit window (file photo).

An Air India flight was already delayed for technical reasons - then the bees appeared.

PR firms refuse to help Hong Kong video

A passenger walks to airport as pro-democracy protestors blocked a road outside the airport in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong's reputation with travellers and businesses is in free fall as a result of ongoing protests.

Pilot loses passport, flight delayed

A flight from Vietnam to South Korea was delayed for 11 hours after the pilot arrived at the airport without his passport.

A flight from Vietnam to South Korea was delayed for 11 hours after the pilot arrived at the airport without his passport.

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Zim's loss is NZ's gain

Black Caps all rounder Colin de Grandhomme is a member of the Zimbabwean diaspora that has enriched New Zealand, Damien ...

OPINION: The story of the lost white tribe of Rhodesia is a fascinating one.

Where will be Mugabe be buried? video

Former Prime Minister of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe, who ruled for decades, has died aged 95.

The Zimbabwe government and Robert Mugabe's family are reportedly in disagreement.

Robert Mugabe dies

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe had been unwell for sometime.

The former Zimbabwe leader, aged 95, had been unwell for some time.

Florence Nightingale of the Red Cross

Felicity Gapes has been on several missions for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

Kiwi nurse Felicity Gapes has tended to the wounded and innocent in places where arrest, torture and murder are commonplace.

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Why you should still visit Iran video

Two women chat before Ali Qapu palace in UNESCO-listed Naqsh-e Jahan (Imam) Square.

OPINION: Don't let Trump and and incautious visitors put you off this underrated Middle Eastern gem.

US: Iran behind Saudi oil attacks

This image provided by the US government and DigitalGlobe shows damage to the infrastructure at Saudi Aramco’s Abqaiq ...

Donald Trump risks a political backlash if he retaliates against Iran after campaigning to withdraw the US from foreign wars.

Energy prices spike after Saudi attack video

An image from the US government and DigitalGlobe shows damage to the infrastructure at at Saudi Aramco's Kuirais oil ...

Saudi military spokesman claims initial investigations show Iranian weapons were used, as Iran and US trade barbs.

Iran 'not behind' Saudi oil attacks

Thick black smoke rises from Saudi Aramco's Abqaiq oil processing facility in Buqyaq, Saudi Arabia.

Tehran accuses the US of spreading "maximum lies" amid rising tensions between the two countries.

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