Fires in Arizona, Utah and California burn homes, force evacuations and close roads.
Cladding scandal in wake of Grenfell Tower blaze widens as more buildings fail tests.
Former Alaska governor files defamation lawsuit against major newspaper.
Rogue police officer hijacked a helicopter and flew over Venezuelan government buildings hurling grenades.
Former top cop faces 95 counts of manslaughter as UK prosecutors lay charges over Hillsborough disaster.
New warship launched as China steps up assertive stance over disputed territory in the South China Sea.
The Minister for Pacific People says the show "perpetuates negative stereotypes of Pacific people".
Serial Australian conwoman pretending to be a 13-year-old received nearly $20,000 worth of services.
The Sydney Opera House will come alive each night after sunset with new Indigenous art light show.
US president's growing frustration with China over inaction on North Korea and trade issues, and he's keen to take action.
OPINION: Climate change sees successive cyclones causing havoc in countries like Vanuatu.
Kiwi-trained heart surgeon dies four weeks after alleged one-punch assault at Melbourne hospital.
US mother's post about her toddler's staggering medical bills goes viral in midst of Trumpcare debate.
Bill Cosby is to face a new trial over alleged sexual assault at the Playboy Mansion more than four decades ago.
Gripping footage shows US helicopter crew rescue swimmer stranded in roaring waters near a 15-metre waterfall.
A police officer in the US found himself in hot pursuit of his own patrol car after failing to put the handbrake on.
New global attack strikes major infrastructure and companies in Europe, US as well as local arms of international companies in Australia.
A Time magazine with Donald Trump on the cover hangs in his golf clubs. It's a fake.
The Queen is set to receive an increase in the official funding she receives each year from UK taxpayers.
Several words have been added, but none quite as tricky to say and spell as the last one.
The offer was to name a character after the highest bidder. One man bid in name of a pupil who died. Hundreds joined him.
Princess Diana said she "sent someone to kill you" in paranoid late-night calls to Camilla Parker Bowles, new book claims.
Simon Smith wasn't going to let getting thrown through the air by a careening bus stop him going to the pub.
Actor's top Trump impersonation will be back.
Drivers on Australian road may have run over man, 21, without realising.
Lockdown at Alabama military post lifted after reports of possible active shooter.
A mysterious celestial body may be lurking in the frozen, far-flung reaches of the solar system.
Scotland's ruling party retreats from push for a second UK independence referendum.
US authorities say jewels were given to the model as part of a money laundering scheme.
There's a push to hold it this week after chancellor's surprise shift.