Gabrielle Dunlevy The sons of an Australian man whose slashed body was found in a Bali rice field in a killing allegedly ordered by their mother say they are "completely devastated".
Lindsay Murdoch Two Myanmar men accused of the gruesome slaying of two British tourists on a Thai resort island have recanted confessions, claiming they were assaulted during police interrogation.
Anthony Faiola and Souad Mekhennet In Denmark, a country that has spawned more foreign fighters per capita than almost anywhere else, the port city of Aarhus is taking a novel approach by rolling out a welcome mat for returning...
Molly Hennessy-Fiske Texas nurse's condition upgraded to "good" from "fair" as airline passengers from three countries told they will have to fly into one of five designated US airports for screening.
Peter Baker Jeffrey Fowle, one of three Americans imprisoned by North Korea, has been released and is on his way home after six months of captivity.
Anna Malpas Russian investigators have accused senior airport officials of criminal negligence over a plane crash at a Moscow airport that killed the head of French oil giant Total.
Oscar Pistorius' fall from grace as an international star athlete was complete as he was driven through the gates of a drab Pretoria prison to begin serving the five-year jail sentence.
Jen Skerritt The remains of as many as four infants have been found after storage facility staff checked a locker.
Dan Bilefsky The search for a vessel suspected of being a Russian submarine off the Stockholm archipelago has gripped the public's imagination.
An Israeli judge has released from jail and placed under house arrest a 15-year-old American of Palestinian descent whose apparent beating by Israeli police has drawn US concern.
Jan. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Russia began a counter-terrorism operation in a southern province that borders the Krasnodar region, where the Winter Olympics will be held in Sochi in less than a month, after...
Ruth Pollard AS THE night-time temperature in Syria drops closer to freezing and the rains begin, it is difficult to imagine how those who have barely survived without electricity, water or enough food this year...
Robert Samuels The phone at the cash register didn’t ring. The lights were dim, the glass doors cracked. Worst of all, the windows were still boarded up, trapping the sweet smell that once drew customers to...
Allison Lampert The convert to Islam who rammed a car carrying two soldiers, killing one, was being monitored by Canadian police on suspicion of planning militant action.
Philip Wen That the talks were convened was testament to the impact the protests have had, Hong Kong's chief secretary conceded.
Chris Spillane, Andre Janse van Vuuren and Paul Burkhardt Oscar Pistorius was driven away in a police van after he was sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, ending a 20-month saga that marked the fall of one of South...
Jon Swaine Around a reflecting pool, a unique September 11 memorial unites families, friends and colleagues.
John Garnaut In Guangzhou LATE on Thursday night Matthew Ng dropped his head to his hands and sobbed uncontrollably as defence lawyer Chen Youxi's closing submission reached its climax.
Ben Doherty, Khudayar Khan In Islamabad PAKISTAN has said it was an ''intelligence failure'' it had no idea Osama bin Laden was living on its soil, but few in international intelligence believe no one in the government and military...
A woman's bid to avoid paying a train fare nearly cost her the life of her daughter in Buenos Aires, Argentina.