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Airline staff face drug smuggling charges

Two international airline staff allegedly imported high-grade heroin and ice into Sydney and Melbourne as part of a major trafficking ring authorities say has been...

May's Brexit deal crushed in parliament

British MPs have defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin, triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit...

China blasts Trudeau over death sentence

China has blasted Canada for "irresponsible" remarks after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau accused the country of "arbitrarily" sentencing a Canadian to death for drug...

LA teachers strike, 640,000 kids in limbo

More than 30,000 Los Angeles teachers demanding higher pay and smaller class sizes have walked off the job in the second-largest US school system, union...

Coca-Cola's plastic straw switch welcomed

Coca-Cola Amatil's decision to replace plastic straws with paper in Australian outlets has been welcomed by environmental groups, but consumers have been warned against being...

Today's Birthday 15/1

Today's Birthday, January 15: Australian rugby league star Greg Inglis (1987 - ).