Voters give their verdict on Trump
Americans have voted to decide whether Donald Trump’s Republicans maintain their grip on the US Congress, or if Democrats can slow the president’s agenda after a divisive campaign marked by clashes over race, immigration and trade.
Trump’s Aust ambassador pick ‘honoured’
Donald Trump’s pick to fill the longtime vacant US ambassador to Australia role says he is honoured by the nomination.
Families farewell Lion Air crash victims
Family members and friends have farewelled loved ones who died in a plane crash in Indonesia in an emotional memorial service at the crash site.
Unknown Aust soldiers buried in Belgium
Two unknown Australian soldiers and an unknown British soldier have been laid to rest more a 100 years after they were killed together on the Western Front during World World One.
Four bodies found in French building ruin
A fourth body has been found in the ruins of two buildings that collapsed in the southern city of Marseille.
Cameroon’s Biya sworn in for 7th term
Cameroon’s President Paul Biya, sub-Saharan Africa’s oldest leader, has been inaugurated for his seventh term in office amid rising separatist unrest.