New Zealand has edged closer to choosing a new national flag, with the final four options revealed on Tuesday morning at a ceremony in Wellington.
Peter Hannam The hyperactive hurricane season in the Pacific has jumped up another gear, spawning a record trio of category 4 strength tropical storms that will give the powerful El Nino event yet another boost.
Nick O'Malley A prominent National Rifle Association advocate's 10-minute video suggests the parents of the reporters killed on air not be "emotional" in calling for gun control.
Andy Parker Andy Parker plans to devote all his strength and resources to see good come from the evil of his daughter's murder.
Philip Wen Televised "confessions" have become the preferred propaganda tool of Chinese state television, but this journalist's testimony was particularly jarring.
Ruth Pollard After they were rescued by the MY Phoenix, Fairfax Media met some of those who made that journey into the unknown, trying to find a safer, better life in Europe .
Kelly Dennett An Auckland man who stabbed his partner to death told the dead woman's niece "you are too late, she is no more", a court has heard
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Kuta's police chief has denied police received a $25,000 bribe to secure the release of a group of Australian men apprehended after they hired strippers at a buck's night in Bali.
A teenager who is on trial in the US for allegedly coaxing her boyfriend in a series of text messages to kill himself has been accused of helping him to research the best method to do so, according to court documents.
Lindsay Murdoch Reuters won a Pulitzer, the world's top journalistic award, for its coverage of Rohingya boat people from Myanmar with the help of Thai journalist Chutima Sidasathian.