North Korea expressed regret on Friday over the death of a missing South Korean, saying it shot him as part of measures to battle the coronavirus, the South's national security adviser said.
The FBI is offering more than $15,000 for information about a New Zealand man who fled the United States after he was charged with sex trafficking and child exploitation material.
Mental strength and the timing of a Covid vaccine could determine who is the next president of the United States, Professor Robert Patman says.
China, South Korea and Taiwan have agreed to assist with the search for the 40 missing crewmen who were aboard the vessel Gulf Livestock 1.
A South Korean fisheries official who went missing this week was questioned on a North Korean patrol boat before being shot dead by troops who then doused his body in oil and set it on fire, South...
Victoria has had two more coronavirus deaths, taking the state toll to 773 and the national figure to 861, as new case numbers continue to drop.
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has made his first public appearance after being discharged from a Berlin hospital where Germany said he was being treated for poisoning by a potentially deadly nerve...
President Donald Trump has banned US citizens from bringing home rum or cigars from Cuba and from staying at Cuban government-owned hotels.
Two white policemen who fired into the apartment of black medical worker Breonna Taylor won't be prosecuted for her death because their use of force was justified, Kentucky's attorney general says.
Belarusian security forces detained protesters and fired water cannon to disperse crowds as thousands took to the streets of Minsk against the abrupt inauguration of Alexander Lukashenko.
Rescuers trying to free a pod of whales beached off the Australian island of Tasmania have found another 200 stranded mammals, bringing the total to 470 and making it one of the country's biggest...
A man charged with attempted murder after he allegedly fired an arrow at a teenage girl in a supermarket near Brisbane will remain behind bars.
Senate Republicans have lined up behind President Donald Trump's push to widen the US Supreme Court's conservative majority, leaving Democrats little hope of blocking a confirmation vote on a nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Australia's coronavirus hot spot of Victoria on Wednesday said coronavirus cases nearly halved against the previous day as the state looks to ease some restrictions as early as next week.
Boris Johnson has told Britons to work from home where possible and ordered restaurants and bars to close early to tackle a fast-spreading second wave of Covid-19.
The new Japanese prime minister has assured Australia the search for a cattle ship that sank during a typhoon will continue.
The death toll from the spread of the coronavirus in the United States was approaching over 200,000, by the far the highest number of any nation.
All pubs, bars, restaurants and other hospitality venues across England must start closing at 10pm from Thursday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson tackles a second wave of Covid-19 infections.