The woman found dead in a Melbourne park after a horrific bashing has been identified as 25-year-old Courtney Herron.
Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill has resigned, citing a need for change, after weeks of unrest in the government.
A volcano erupted on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali, causing some overnight flight cancellations to and from Australia as an ash cloud rose into the sky.
A British climber too weak to descend from Mount Everest died on Saturday, officials said, the eighth climber to die on the world’s tallest mountain and the 18th in Nepal's Himalayas during the current climbing season.
Rescuers in Hawaii have found a yoga instructor who went missing for 17 days while hiking in a forest reserve and survived by drinking from streams and eating plants.
US President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders on Saturday to increase their investment in the United States while he chided Japan for having a "substantial edge" on trade.
A Mexican military helicopter engaged in fire-fighting operations crashed in central Mexico on Friday, killing five members of the Navy crew, the Navy said on Saturday.
A Russian man who said he was tortured during a crackdown on LGBT+ people in Chechnya has appealed to Europe's top rights court, claiming his case was not properly investigated by Russian authorities.
French police were hunting a suspected suitcase bomber after an explosion in the central city of Lyon that injured 13 people, officials said.
Three Indian climbers and one Nepali guide died on Mount Everest in the past couple of days, taking to seven the total number killed or missing on the world's highest mountain in this year's climbing season.
Fighting back tears, Theresa May said she would quit after failing to deliver Brexit, setting up a contest that will install a new British prime minister who could pursue a cleaner break with the European Union.
British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will quit, triggering a contest that will bring a new leader to power who is likely to push for a more decisive Brexit divorce deal.
Actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded a record defamation payment against a News Corp tabloid, the largest in Australian history, after it accused him in reports of inappropriate behaviour.
A marlin weighing up to 100 kilograms jumped into a small boat off the New South Wales coast, seriously injuring two brothers.
The US Justice Department has unveiled 17 new criminal charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
Former Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce says he has "zero prospects" of being handed a cabinet position as the prime minister shores up his ministry.
China is to blame for much of the increase in illegal ozone-depleting substances since 2013, according a new study, with domestic companies accused of violating a global production ban.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has swept to a huge election victory, his foreign minister says.