A 73-year-old former member of the Salvation Army in Perth who sexually abused children as far back as 1963 has been warned he should expect a jail term.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A newspaper in a busy New Zealand resort town has decided to take a stand against drunken driving by filling its front page with the names, ages and alcohol readings for about 100 people convicted of the offense this year.
Hong Kong (AFP) - Asian markets limped into the weekend, with energy firms still struggling after a bruising few days, while investors eye Donald Trump's revised healthcare bill hoping its success will open the way for his economic agenda.
WASHINGTON (AP) — To small island nations where the land juts just above the rising seas, the U.S. pulling out of the Paris global warming pact makes the future seem as fragile and built on hope as a sand castle.
The government has launched an economic strategy for Canterbury based on 7 work programmes including transport, communications, migrant settlement and tourism.
WASHINGTON — Dashcam footage released Thursday by the American Civil Liberties Union shows Minnesota police violently arresting a 22-year-old Asian man after a traffic stop last year.
The Todd Barclay scandal has wounded the prime minister while Labour stands accused of "industrial strength hypocrisy" over its student intern fiasco.
Senate Republicans unveiled their Obamacare replacement bill today, which would drastically increase the number of uninsured but also the ability of rich people to buy boats.
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Jerry Nelson, an astronomer who designed advanced telescopes that help scientists glimpse far reaches of the universe, has died in California. He was 73.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Alt-country rocker Steve Earle and country star Miranda Lambert shared writing credit on one of Lambert's biggest hits from her debut album in 2005, but the two never actually got into a writers' room until more than a decade later.
Canterbury (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Twelve months after British voters rejected the EU, university cities such as Canterbury are on the frontlines of a political realignment shaped in part by students' revulsion at Brexit.
Work crews estimate they are midway through clearing the slips that buried parts of State Highway 1 and the rail line north of Kaikoura during the 2016 quake .
CULVER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Reading International, Inc. (NASDAQ:RDI - News) announced today that it has received US$20 million in settlement proceeds for property and business interruption losses arising out of the previously disclosed earthquake damage to its parking garage which is adjacent