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Dramatic images capture the moment a boat carrying more than 500 migrants sank

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
London: Seven migrants have died, but 500 were saved after an overcrowded barge sunk off the coast of Libya - and the moment was captured in disturbing images published by the Italian navy.

Released Savchenko arrives in Kyiv, hints at political career

Kyiv Post - ‎5 hours ago‎
After almost two years of captivity in Russia, Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, 35, is finally back at home. After a Ukrainian government plane landed at Boryspil airport in the afternoon of May 25, Savchenko came out to talk to dozens of ...

Merkel says she is 'not worried' about EU-Turkey migrant deal

Hurriyet Daily News - ‎6 hours ago‎
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on May 25 brushed off concerns about a landmark EU-Turkey deal designed to stem the flow of migrants to Europe after critical comments by her Turkish counterpart.
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Duchess of Cambridge's medical team 'on call' for three months during pregnancy

New Idea - ‎2 hours ago‎
Britain's Duchess of Cambridge - who is married to the Duke of Cambridge - had a huge medical team "on call" for three months before the births of her two children Prince George and Princess Charlotte.
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Faception can allegedly tell if you're a terrorist just by analyzing your face

Computerworld - ‎1 hour ago‎
An unnamed homeland security agency has signed a contract with a company that claims it can “reveal” your personality “with a high level of accuracy” just by analyzing your face, be that facial image captured via photo, live-streamed video, or stored ...
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Austria's new President Alexander Van Der Bellen faces difficult task of healing divided nation

ABC Online - ‎14 hours ago‎
With almost half of Austrian voters supporting his opponent, the far right Freedom Party's Norbert Hofer, Mr Van Der Bellen is now presiding over a deeply divided nation.
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Lawyers & juries could be 'transported' to virtual 3D crime scene – study

RT - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Researchers from a UK university want to develop ways of how virtual reality technology can help to solve crimes. By using new techniques, they intend to recreate crimes scenes for jurors and revolutionize how evidence can be analyzed.
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Family leap from burning apartment into the arms of crowd gathered below

NEWS.com.au - ‎41 minutes ago‎
A RUSSIAN family has managed to escape their flaming flat by jumping off a top floor balcony to safety. Incredible footage shows a large crowd of people gathered below the burning apartment to catch the family in peril.
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Cambodia revives Australia refugee deal

ABC Online - ‎18 hours ago‎
Cambodia says it will send a team to a detention centre on Nauru next month to interview two refugees, reviving the resettlement agreement with Australia that seemed on the verge of collapse.
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Edward Snowden wants you to give a damn about privacy

ABC Online - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Whistleblower Edward Snowden wants Australians to care more about protecting their privacy, describing it as “the right to individuality.
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Obama races to cement the big Pacific Rim trade deal that all his potential successors oppose

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Obama is racing against the clock to cement a massive Pacific Rim trade deal that all of his potential successors oppose, with his administration eyeing a looming fight on Capitol Hill while starting to implement as much of the complicated ...
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Lesbian couple arrested over public kiss in Hawaii say ordeal 'ripped us apart'

The Guardian - ‎4 hours ago‎
Courtney Wilson and Taylor Guerrero. The two women recently won an $80,000 settlement from the city of Honolulu but said the discrimination has left 'a dark cloud'.
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Tasmanian MPs get 10.5pc pay rise after move to block it fails in upper house

ABC Online - ‎10 hours ago‎
Some of Tasmania's 40 parliamentarians are set to receive a hefty pay rise, after a bid to block it failed in the state's upper house.
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Federal election 2016: NXT candidates out on their own

The Australian - ‎4 hours ago‎
Nick Xenophon's candidates outside his home state of South Australia risk being out of pocket for funding their own campaigns, with the maverick politician unwilling to cover their costs unless they secure public funding by winning at least 4 per cent ...
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Victorian teacher convicted for trafficking cocaine to Spain allowed to work here after court appeal

Herald Sun - ‎8 hours ago‎
Documents state that Kim Salter was “induced” into employment with drug couriers and used drugs as much as five times a week. A TEACHER convicted for trafficking cocaine in Spain is free to work in Victoria's schools as long as she confesses her ...
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Game review – Total War: Warhammer offers action aplenty in a loving tribute

South China Morning Post - ‎18 hours ago‎
Warhammer is a range of tabletop strategy games; Total War is a series of historical battle simulations. Combining the two should have produced a black hole of nerdiness so unapproachable it would crush all mortals.
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