Sydney man charged with being 'economic agent' for North Korea

Sydney man charged with being 'economic agent' for North Korea

Chan Han Choi, 59, from Sydney, was arrested and charged with breaching sanctions and weapons laws.

Chile: Landslide destroys village and kills at least five

Chile: Landslide destroys village and kills at least five

A search continues for 15 people missing, after five died in a village in the south of the country.

Anita Hill to chair Hollywood harassment commission

Anita Hill to chair Hollywood harassment commission

The lawyer will head the group after a series of Hollywood sexual abuse and harassment allegations.

Pentagon ran secret multi-million dollar UFO programme

Pentagon ran secret multi-million dollar UFO programme

US media reports say documents from the operation describe strange aircraft and hovering objects.

ANC: Zuma pleads for unity as party picks new leader

ANC: Zuma pleads for unity as party picks new leader

South Africa's governing party is picking a new head after a bitter leadership battle.

Woolly mammoth skeleton sold for 548,000 euros in France

Woolly mammoth skeleton sold for 548,000 euros in France

The ancient skeleton is thought to be the largest of its kind in private hands.

Santa Barbara evacuated as Thomas flares up again

Santa Barbara evacuated as Thomas flares up again

Strong winds drive the Thomas fire - now California's third-biggest on record - towards the coast.

Austria far right: Freedom Party wins key posts in new government

Austria far right: Freedom Party wins key posts in new government

Freedom Party nominees take foreign, interior and defence ministries in new coalition government.

Hua Yong: Detained Chinese artist's emotional last video

On-the-run artist Hua Yong's message to his daughter as Chinese police close in on him goes viral.

ARA San Juan: Argentina navy chief sacked after loss of submarine

ARA San Juan: Argentina navy chief sacked after loss of submarine

Adm Marcelo Srur is sent into retirement following criticism of the operation to rescue the submarine.

Deaths of Canada billionaire Barry Sherman and wife 'suspicious'

Deaths of Canada billionaire Barry Sherman and wife 'suspicious'

Barry and Honey Sherman were discovered in the basement of their Toronto home by an estate agent.

Hunter Harrison: CSX railway boss dies

Hunter Harrison: CSX railway boss dies

The US transportation company's shares fell sharply on Friday after CEO's medical leave was announced.

Why this US woman is backing minority gun clubs

Why this US woman is backing minority gun clubs

Meet Samantha Sorillo of Miami, the woman who is backing African-American gun clubs.

King Michael: Romania bids farewell to former monarch

King Michael: Romania bids farewell to former monarch

Thousands of people and European royals gather for the state funeral in Bucharest.

Australia's first same sex wedding takes place

Australia's first same sex wedding takes place

Australia's first same sex wedding takes place, eight days after legislation is passed.

Jacob Zuma and the ANC: Are South Africa's dreams of freedom dead?

Jacob Zuma and the ANC: Are South Africa's dreams of freedom dead?

One of the most important elections in South Africa’s modern history takes place this weekend, with the pick of the new ANC leader.

Matthew Petersen: Trump's nominee for judge flubs law test

Matthew Petersen: Trump's nominee for judge flubs law test

Matthew Petersen's hearing goes wrong quickly when a Republican senator poses basic legal questions.

Why 2018's big food trend could come from West Africa

Why 2018's big food trend could come from West Africa

West African food is tipped by chefs and experts to be big in 2018.

Hugh Jackman's novelty top hat trick

Hugh Jackman's novelty top hat trick

The Australian actor performed the trick for the "6,000th" time and described how he'd be spending Christmas.

Ukraine to broadcast to Crimean Tatars

Ukraine to broadcast to Crimean Tatars

Ukraine to broadcast news to Crimean Tatars under Russian annexation.

Gambia denies hosting Russian imperial revival bid

Gambia denies hosting Russian imperial revival bid

Gambia denies reports that it will grant land for a Russian 'Romanov Empire' project.

Japan enforces new road rules for 'Mario Kart' drivers

Japan enforces new road rules for 'Mario Kart' drivers

New traffic laws to cope with fancy dress go-kart tours in Tokyo.

Telegrams to stop STOP

Telegrams to stop STOP

Kevin Connolly looks at the surprising survival of a vintage messaging system in the age of Instagram and Twitter.

Caravan of hope

Caravan of hope

The children were migrating from Central America and disappeared while crossing Mexico.

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