Budget cuts to key US climate programs proposed by President Trump are a major worry for the international research community.
Paul McGeough Justine Damond was the kind of woman who'd rescue ducks in distress – and humans.
Two years after Mick Fanning was attacked by a great white shark at Jeffreys Bay, the day's surfing has been called off with a shark spotted in the lineup.
Rachel Browne It was free surfing but a gruesome foot injury ended Kelly Slater's competition surfing plans for some time.
Peter Mitchell The police officer who shot a Sydney woman in the US was reportedly in the passenger seat of his vehicle at the time.
Nara Lon and Lindsay Murdoch Australian nurse Tammy Davis-Charles broke down in tears and said she had lost everything at the end of her trial on surrogacy charges.
Tony Yoo Bupa's international health insurance arm was hit by a malicious act in the UK, putting private details of almost 20,000 Australian customers in danger.
Scott Clement and Dan Balz US President Donald Trump's standing with the American people has deteriorated.
A symbolic forest monument will open to the public in Amsterdam on the third anniversary of the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight.
David Wroe As many as 64,000 could die in the first three hours of a war unlike any seen in generations, perhaps ever.