The body of Australian woman Elly Warren has been released after an autopsy was carried out in Maputo, Mozambique, and is expected to fly home to Melbourne this week.
Maher Mughrabi Reminders that the speculation business is dangerous are particularly important in this interregnum between the US election and inauguration.
Megan Levy A giant sinkhole that swallowed part of a five-lane road in the Japanese city of Fukuoka has been filled in with a speed almost as astonishing as its sudden appearance.
Nick Miller Assange's legal team remained open to discussions with the United States about ending their investigation.
Philip Wen A Hong Kong court has ordered two young pro-independence lawmakers to vacate their seats after they modified their oaths of office to disparage China.
Broede Carmody Dramatic pictures have emerged of livestock huddled precariously on tiny islands after a deadly 7.8 earthquake struck north of Christchurch on Sunday night.
Lia Timson News from London, New Zealand and, of course, Washington.
Stranded Kaikoura residents battered by thunderstorms and aftershocks will be given the option to fly out of the region on Tuesday - if the weather permits.
Nick Miller Swedish assistant prosecutor Ingrid Isgren has arrived at the Ecuadorian embassy in London to interview Julian Assange over rape allegations and request a DNA sample.
NZ: Dozens of tourists and stranded residents are waiting to be evacuated from quake-hit Kaikoura.
Sydney, the Illawarra and much of the state's north will have a very high fire danger on Friday, ...