A sinkhole suddenly opened up in China, swallowing five people.
The last piano John Lennon played has gone on display for the first time in the UK. It was purchased by an Australian.
The Prime Minister says he's very encouraged from his week visiting remote indigenous communities.
US President Barack Obama has praised the resilience of New Orleans, as he marked 10 years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the city.
Prime minister Tony Abbott's tour of the remote indigenous communities in far north Queensland comes to an end.
Ice addicts could be forced into rehab or have their welfare benefits cut under a radical plan being considered by the federal government.
There have been on-air tributes for Alison Parker and Adam Ward, the reporter and cameraman who were shot dead on live television in the US.
An 18-year-old man will face court today charged with the murder of Queensland teenager Jayde Kendall.
An upmarket Sydney bar is under attack for distasteful pictures of women serving food.
Celebrations are in order at Taronga Zoo, after a koala joey emerged from its mother's pouch for the first time.