A woman in Indiana in the US has been sentenced up to 20 years in prison on charges of feticide and neglect of a dependent after she claimed she had suffered a miscarriage.
Nick O'Malley McDonald’s has announced it will raise the wages of some of employees by about 10 per cent to an average US$9.90 ($13.02) per hour from around $9.01 per hour, higher than most minimum wages in the United States, including the federal minimum of $US7.25.
Megan Levy A British sex offender who fled to Australia to escape serving any jail time has been recaptured after boasting about his new life on Facebook.
Los Angeles: Authorities investigating the death of Andrew Getty, an heir to the Getty oil fortune, said a preliminary investigation suggests foul play was not involved.
The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
Luke Malpass Inhabited continuously for more than 2500 years, and connected to the civilisations of the Bible and Koran, the old city of Sana'a in Yemen is an architectural and cultural jewel.
Megan Levy It's been described as the image that broke the internet's heart.
Lindsay Murdoch Weeks after jailing opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s government has escalated a crackdown on civil liberties and freedom of speech.
Ruth Pollard Melbourne prosthetist Greg Halford says building limbs for amputees helps them to imagine a better future.
John Garnaut A powerful American general has fired a warning at China for rapidly building “a Great Wall” of artificial islands across hotly-contested waters.
A huge crowd gathered at Bibbenluke for the 50th anniversary Junior Football Carnival on March 28.
Ten debutantes and their partners were presented at this year's beautiful Deb Ball.
Three great days of drafting were enjoyed on the weekend of March 27, 28 and 29 in Bombala
Nationals MP John Barilaro has been re-instated following the State Election
Three exciting games wrapped up the season on March 27.
Locals and visitors alike celebrated the 50th Junior Football Carnival in Bibbenluke on March 28