The UN human rights office says Islamic State militants are using families as human shields in jihadist locations in Mosul, Iraq.
Dangerous hormone-disrupting chemicals can be found in everyday products - and they're causing serious illnesses.
Maritime NZ says at least 15 of those wouldn't have happened if life jackets were worn. Here's what to do to prepare for summer on the water.
Gable Tostee has reached out to the family of Warriena Wright to express his sympathy after he was acquitted of murdering the New Zealand tourist.
Mexican clowns have gathered to condemn the creepy clown craze, saying it's not in the clown spirit.
Footage has emerged of the night Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in a French hotel.
An earlier crash between a car and a motorcycle has now been cleared however traffic is still heavy.
Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy has accused Kiwis of showing "casual racism" towards foreign students.
Following the death of Warriena Wright, people are attacking the "Tinder Generation" - but does it even exist?
The Wallabies have denied playing mind games with the All Blacks after delaying the naming of their side until the eve of Saturday's third Bledisloe Cup Test in Auckland.
Hundreds of fans have gathered to pay homage to fallen rugby legend Anthony Foley with a rendition of 'There is an Isle'.
Lionel Messi scored his second hat-trick in as many Champions League games to give Barcelona a 4-0 win over Manchester City.