The Olympic Village in Rio officially opened its doors to the world's athletes on Sunday, but Australia, Britain and Brazil spurned the facility, which was dubbed "not safe or ready."
A huge search is underway in Queensland, with police issuing an amber alert after a five-year-old girl went missing on the Gold Coast.
A 21-year-old Syrian asylum-seeker killed a woman and injured two people with a machete Sunday in the southwest German city of Reutlingen in an incident local police said did not bear the hallmarks …
A tiger has mauled a woman to death in front of her horrified family at a wildlife park in China after trying to save her friend from being eaten alive.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull wants proposed new anti-terror legislation introduced as soon as possible.
The International Olympic Committee says it will not impose a blanket ban on Russia competing at the Rio Games.