Australia is failing to protect its female indigenous people from violence, which is aggravated by high levels of inequity, the United Nations said
With poultry markets closed after China's bird flu epidemic, local egg producers must keep chickens long after they would normally have been sold.
A teenage wrestler transitioning from female to male, took home gold in the Texas girls championships after the state refused to allow him to compete against boys.
A 25-year-old man who ploughed a pickup truck into a crowd of Mardi Gras parade spectators in New Orleans was arrested and charged with injuring 28 people.
A bomb blast hit a bus carrying policemen in Bahrain, wounding at least four officers.
US President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will spare big social welfare programmes such as Social Security and Medicare from any cuts, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says.
Malaysia has declared its international airport a "safe zone" after completing a sweep of the terminal where the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was assaulted with a deadly chemical.
A man will stand trial in the Brisbane Supreme Court on Monday for the alleged murder of New Zealand mother Tara Brown.
A man died and two other people were injured after a German man drove into a crowd standing near a bakery in the southwestern town of Heidelberg.
French prosecutors have appointed a magistrate to investigate allegations concerning presidential candidate Francois Fillon and his wife.
President Donald Trump said he would make a massive budget request for one of the "greatest military build-ups in American history" in a feisty speech extolling robust nationalism.
A Kansas man has been charged with killing an Indian engineer and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a bar in what federal authorities are investigating as a possible hate crime.
A soccer player says he was shot in the leg when masked men fired upon him and his friends from a Melbourne basketball court.
Malaysia will sweep the airport for radioactive material after one of Kim Jong Nam's killers was effected by the VX used to kill him.
A man has been charged after bringing 5kg of cocaine into Australia in a suitcase.
A woman was killed by flying debris as Storm Doris battered the UK, disrupting travel and leaving thousands without power.
Senegalese authorities have arrested two suspected foreign jihadists in Dakar.
An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 has struck the southern area of Lake Tanganyika.
Armed law enforcement officials cleared a protest camp and arrested protesters near the site of the Dakota Access pipeline.
VX, the world's most toxic nerve agent, was used to kill Kim Jong Nam a report says.