The European Parliament has given final approval to Britain's divorce from the EU, paving the way for the country to quit the bloc after nearly 50 years and delivering a major setback for European integration.
Foreign governments have flown their citizens out of the epicentre of China's coronavirus outbreak, as the death toll climbs and the WHO voiced "grave concern" about person-to-person spread in three other countries.
Peter Dutton has defended the government's plan to transfer Australians from the Chinese city at the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus to Christmas Island.
The coronavirus that emerged in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 has infected thousands of people and triggered alarm around the world. Here's what is known:
Moments before basketball great Kobe Bryant, his daughter and the seven others perished in a helicopter crash, the pilot had tried to climb out of layer of clouds, but the aircraft then banked sharply and lurched toward the ground.
The Government is now warning New Zealanders to avoid all non-essential travel to China as the spread of the deadly coronavirus continues.
US President Donald Trump has proposed the creation of a Palestinian state with a capital in eastern Jerusalem, in an effort to achieve a peace breakthrough with Israel.
Edith Notowicz first saw Nazi SS doctor Josef Mengele when she arrived at the Auschwitz extermination camp in May 1944, after days in a train so packed that by journey's end she and her family had to sit on the dead.
The presidents of Israel and Poland have called for greater efforts to combat anti-Semitism as the world marked 75 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp.
A woman has died after she choked on a lamington during an Australia Day lamington-eating competition, it has been reported.
The pilot of Kobe Bryant's ill-fated helicopter was flying too low to be monitored in fog, air traffic controller recordings showed, as coroner's investigators said they had recovered three bodies from the crash site.
Kobe Bryant, one of basketball's all-time greatest players has died in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles, along with his 13-year-old daughter and seven others on board.
US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the Democratic lawmaker leading the impeachment case against him, Representative Adam Schiff, has "not paid the price, yet" for his actions, a...
Four coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Australia as authorities around the world scramble to stop the deadly illness from spreading further.
A new coronavirus that has killed 26 people in China has been confirmed in Europe for the first time, as Chinese efforts to halt the spread continue.
The death toll from New South Wales' unprecedented bushfire season has climbed to 25 after the body of a 59-year-old man was found in a home on the state's South Coast.
A German man has killed his parents and four other members of his family in a small town in the country's southwest.