THE Islamic State jihadist group has threatened to kill a Japanese journalist and a Jordanian pilot within 24 hours unless Amman frees a jailed female militant.
INDONESIA’S military has halted its recovery efforts for the crashed AirAsia plane, including attempts to locate more bodies and raise the fuselage from the Java Sea, an official said Tuesday.
BLACKBEARD had something of a challenge on his hands in keeping his pirate crew fit and fighting, an excavation of his flagship reveals. And it’s because of their sex lives.
FOR first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live.
ROBERT Allenby has stood by his story of being robbed, bashed and abducted in Hawaii, claiming he never lied to anyone.
TOURISTS in pursuit of the best holiday photograph are risking their lives taking selfies on the edge of the Purlingbrook Falls
AS THE world mourned and confusion reigned after the downing of MH17 over Ukraine, Eliot Higgins went to work.
THE word poacher floods the mind with images of elephants and rhinos.
NEW York is returning to business as usual as meteorologists apologised for generating panic, calling the blizzard ‘a big forecast miss’.
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THE gruesome discovery of a preserved brain in bushland in Sydney’s north shore has baffled authorities who have been unable to determine its origins.
OPPOSITION Leader Bill Shorten has made a surprise visit to Australian soldiers in Iraq, praising them for their professionalism, courage and commitment.
INFLATION figures out on Wednesday are expected to be among the lowest in three years, after the price of oil more than halved in the past six months.