Queues formed at polling stations across New Caledonia on Sunday as the French archipelago in the South Pacific voted whether to become the world's newest state, a referendum that is the result of...
An Indonesian rescue diver has died in a search operation for a jet that crashed early this week near Jakarta, killing all 189 people on board.
Ireland fullback Jordan Larmour scored a hat-trick of tries and lock Tadhg Beirne two as Joe Schmidt's side hammered Italy 54-7 in Chicago.
Wales winger George North and centre Jonathan Davies scored tries as they earned a scrappy 21-10 victory over Scotland.
England withstood an early onslaught and come back to beat South Africa 12-11 with four penalties in a topsy-turvy test at Twickenham.
Security footage from a bus which crashed into a river in China appears to show the driver fighting with a passenger immediately before the fatal accident.
The order to kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi came from the "highest levels" of the Saudi government, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says.
Hundreds of millions of children and adults in Asia's rapidly expanding cities are undernourished, and will remain so without "inclusive, sustainable and nutrition-sensitive" urban planning, UN officials say.
Appearing defiant and swaggering, the man charged with killing 11 worshippers in a Pittsburgh synagogue, pleaded not guilty on Thursday in a federal court as the Jewish community buried three more...
Thousands of Google employees and contractors staged walk-outs in offices across the world to protest sexism, racism and unchecked executive power in their workplace.
Divers have retrieved a black box from a Lion Air jet that crashed into the sea in Indonesia this week with 189 people on board.
Darren Lehmann has revealed he remains emotionally damaged by the ball-tampering scandal.
Indonesian search and rescue workers believe they have found the fuselage of a Lion Air passenger jet that crashed with 189 people on board.
Workers have discovered human bones at the Holy See Embassy to Italy and police are investigating the matter. Experts would check to see if the bones to the 15-year-old daughter of a Vatican employee who vanished in 1983.
A German nurse admitted in court to being post-war Germany's deadliest serial killer, murdering 100 patients with lethal injections so that he could play the hero by trying to revive them.
James "Whitey" Bulger, who lived a double life as one of Boston's most notorious mobsters and as a secret FBI informant before going on the run for 16 years, was found dead at a federal prison.
Indonesia today stepped up a search for an airliner that plunged into the sea with 189 people aboard, all of whom are feared to have died.
The US says it will send more than 5000 troops to help secure the border with Mexico, a far larger-than-expected deployment.
Fishermen Budi and Gauk left home an hour before dawn on Monday and, with prawn nets stowed on their shallow teak boat, they headed out in a becalmed sea off the coast northeast of Jakarta in clear...
Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love could be sidelined up to one month by a painful toe injury that originated during preseason.