Los Angeles: Authorities investigating the death of Andrew Getty, an heir to the Getty oil fortune, said a preliminary investigation suggests foul play was not involved.
Su-Lin Tan A woman in Indiana in the US has been sentenced up to 20 years in prison on charges of feticide and neglect of a dependent after she said she suffered a miscarriage.
Luke Malpass Inhabited continuously for more than 2500 years, and connected to the civilisations of the Bible and Koran, the old city of Sana'a in Yemen is an architectural and cultural jewel.
Megan Levy It's been described as the image that broke the internet's heart.
Lindsay Murdoch Weeks after jailing opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s government has escalated a crackdown on civil liberties and freedom of speech.
Ruth Pollard Melbourne prosthetist Greg Halford says building limbs for amputees helps them to imagine a better future.
John Garnaut A powerful American general has fired a warning at China for rapidly building “a Great Wall” of artificial islands across hotly-contested waters.
Lindsay Murdoch Thailand’s junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha has hit back at criticism he will misuse a “dictator law”, saying he is not a “ruthless person”.
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Nick Miller, Le Vernet "I now know the true meaning of the words grief stricken," says Mal Coram.