Britain will vote in 2017 on whether to leave the European Union under a draft bill Prime Minister David Cameron has been forced to allow into Parliament after a Conservative Party revolt.
A fuller-faced O.J. Simpson walked slowly into a courtroom on Monday wearing wrist shackles and a blue jail jumpsuit. He was there to seek a new trial in his sports memorabilia robbery and kidnapping conviction that sent him to prison.
An announcement by Angelina Jolie that she has had a preventative double mastectomy is likely to encourage more Australian women to test for breast cancer gene mutations, cancer groups said.
More rhinos will be killed in the next two years than will be born, so those charged with saving the endangered animal are considering radical and previously unimaginable solutions.
A boat carrying up to 150 Rohingya Muslims has capsized off Myanmar’s coast as a cyclone heads towards tens of thousands of others living in refugee camps in low-lying flood-prone paddies and coastal areas of the country.
Months before Shane Todd was found hanging in his Singapore apartment the American engineer told his parents his life was being threatened in a shadowy world of high tech secrets and espionage.
More than a week after being freed from suspected kidnapper Ariel Castro’s Cleveland house, victim Michelle Knight’s whereabouts remain unknown.
The US Internal Revenue Service's special scrutiny of small-government groups applying for tax-exempt status went beyond keyword hunts for organisations with ''Tea Party'' or ''patriot'' in their names to a more overtly ideological search for applicants seeking to ''make America a better place to live'' or ''criticise how the country is being run,'' an inspector general's report says.
West Papuan independence movement leader Victor Yeimo was detained and allegedly beaten by police on Monday as another prominent Indonesian national politician warned Western countries against supporting separatists in the troubled province.
The asylum seeker vessel that was apprehended in Bali's Benoa harbour on Sunday was the first to try to sail from the holiday island, giving rise to speculation that people smugglers may be testing out a new route to Australia.
St Kilda resident Lucas van Kempen has turned criminal – but just for this month. He’s taking part ...
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ADRIAN Ernest Bayley will stand trial next year on multiple rape charges in Melbourne's bayside area.
Brighton singer-songwriter Tanya George has scored a regular gig at The Wolf and I. The 19-year-old performs at ...