The investigation into the Paris terror attacks took a dramatic and violent turn, when French special forces stormed an apartment where a number of suspected terrorists were hiding out.
Rescue crews have resumed the search for a dog trapped underground for almost three days in Nowra south of Sydney.
NASA scientists have revealed new information about the history of Mars. They say they now know why the red planet's atmosphere has changed so dramatically.
Australian intelligence officials were reportedly aware of threats by Islamic State to put bombs on passenger planes up to a year before the Russian air disaster.
The widow of actor Robin Williams has revealed the reason behind the comedian's death.
For the second time in as many months, passengers have had to flee a burning plane at a US airport. More than a dozen people were injured when the Boeing 767 caught fire as it taxied for take-off.
Disturbing new details have emerged in the investigation into the murders of Karlie Pearce-Stevenson and her daughter Khandalyce.
Fighter jets have scrambled to chase down a runaway army blimp in the US.
British police have scaled back the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann more than eight years ago.
A team of Volvo safety engineers is working on world-first technology developing software to detect kangaroos on our roads.