Tamir Rice, 12-years-old, was with his sister and a friend in a gazebo in a Cleveland park on Saturday when a rookie cop shot him in the chest. He was playing with a gun that fired plastic pellets, but looked dangerously real.
The United States is becoming increasingly divided over gun control but while the argument rages its children keep dying.
Taiwan, the world's biggest maker of iPhones and iPads, has unexpectedly found its economy held hostage by protests by a young generation of digital natives, spawned – ironically – by its high-tech success.
The head of Emirates Airline wants better sharing of intelligence so that a disaster like that of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 is not repeated.
The full transcript of German aviation journalist Andreas Spaeth's interview with Sir Tim Clark.
Sir Tim Clark called into question who was in control of the doomed aircraft and the role of the Malaysian military.
A newly assertive Russia is talking tough and sending its fleet, army and air force outside its borders, but the Cold War is over and unlikely to come back.
It's killed more people than SARS or bird flu, and has one of the highest mortality rates in history. But how serious a threat is Ebola?
The severe sentence handed down to Chinese activist Ilham Tohti is consistent with a widespread crackdown on dissent.
Cambodian authorities frequently extort money from asylum seekers living in the impoverished nation, according to an investigation that raises new concerns about Australia’s plan to send refugees there.
ONE of Australia's most successful breeding zoos is raising three tiny marmosets after monkey mum Lulu gave birth ...
The mother of five young children has made a heart-felt plea.
You thought roos like boxing? Think twice.
Photos from the Area News archives.
Following the tragic death of 19-year-old Georgina Bartter from a suspected overdose at a music festival in Sydney ...
CASELLA Family Brands is set to take over Peter Lehmann Wines.
A FIRE has destroyed a shed and caused the evacuation of a street in West Griffith.