NORTH Korea’s Supreme Court has sentenced US citizen Matthew Miller to six years’ hard labour for “hostile” acts, two weeks after he and two other detained Americans had pleaded for help from Washington.
POLICE have not ruled out abduction as a possible explanation for the disappearance of three-year-old William Tyrell, who went missing on the NSW mid-north coast on Friday.
TONY ABBOTT has defended Australia’s decision to follow the US back into Iraq, but has refused to offer a time frame for how long we will stay and fight against Islamic State forces.
IF willpower alone could help find missing toddler William Tyrell, he would have been home safe.
WITH torn sails and splintered timbers, a Roman ship foundered in the savage seas between Greece and Crete. Some 2000 years later, what it carried would rattle the world.
A PIZZA Hut restaurant has shocked customers by offering a free animal from a local pet shop as part of an eyebrow-raising meal deal.
A FEMALE writer of Orange Is The New Black is now dating a star of the show after she said writing the script made her realise she was a lesbian.
THEY’RE hiking in the Aussie bush, swimming Sydney Harbour and doing the downward-facing dog in yoga studios.
A DJANGO Unchained actor claims she was “handcuffed and detained” by police officers who mistook her for a prostitute when she kissed her white husband in public.
JANUARY Jones has donned a peculiar mashup of superhero garb to celebrate son Xander’s third birthday.
PRIME Minister Tony Abbott won’t put a time limit on Australia’s commitment to the fight against Islamic State extremists, saying its deployment to the Middle East could last “many, many months”.
SCIENTISTS say they have invented a device that uses a magnet to extract bacteria, fungi and toxins from blood, potentially throwing a lifeline to patients with sepsis and other infections.
RADAMEL Falcao made his debut as Manchester United belatedly kickstarted their season with a breezy 4-0 win at home to Queens Park Rangers in the Premier League.
JESSICA Chastain and Jess Weixler knew each other for a decade before co-starring in new movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby.
AFTER George Clooney confirmed he’ll marry Amal Alamuddin in Venice, rumours are swirling they’ll exchange their vows at the Belmond Hotel Cipriani.
A WOMAN thought to be a UK medical student who left Britain to join the Islamic State has posted a Twitter selfie of her holding a severed head.
LATE singer Amy Winehouse has been honoured on what would have been her 31st birthday with a life-size statue in her beloved Camden Town neighbourhood of north London.