Africa’s rise is not just important to Africa, it’s important to the entire world,” US President Barack Obama has declared.
An Australian wildlife park owner, locally known as the "barefoot bushman," has been attacked by a large crocodile, paramedics said.
Australian newspaper cartoonist Bill Leak was heavily criticised for an illustration that depicts gay and lesbian activists as Nazi soldiers.
The bodies of two young children and two teenagers were found at a Detroit home after a man called 911 to report that he had killed them, police said.
Donald Trump says he finally admitted President Barack Obama was born in the US because he wanted to "get on with the campaign".
Police have rejected a claim by family members of a black man shot and killed in North Carolina that he was unarmed and reading a book.
Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi defends her government's efforts to resolve a crisis over treatment of the country's Muslim minority.
Authorities in Charlotte, North Carolina, braced for a possible second night of rioting triggered by the police killing of a black man.
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei hung bright orange rubber dinghies from the walls of a Renaissance palace in Italy to draw attention ...