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Hot air balloon crashes, kills 16 in Texas

NEWS.com.au - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sixteen people died when a hot air balloon struck power lines and burst into flames before plunging into a Texas field. The US Federal Aviation Administration said the crash on Saturday, one of the deadliest balloon accidents on record, occurred near ...
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Experts wary about China's new coziness with Russia in the South China Sea

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎15 hours ago‎
The alarm should have sounded a couple of months ago when Chinese commentators began quoting Vladimir Putin, that "if a fight is inevitable, go and fight first".
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35 killed in Turkey after base attack

NEWS.com.au - ‎13 hours ago‎
TURKEY'S army has killed 35 Kurdish militants after they attempted to storm a base in the southeastern Hakkari province. Military officials say the overnight attack came hours after clashes between soldiers and militants from the Kurdistan Workers ...
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Critics Fear Crackdown on Palestinian Free Speech as Israel Takes Aim at Facebook

The Intercept - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Two days after a Palestinian teen fatally stabbed an Israeli girl, an Israeli official blamed an American living thousands of miles away for the crime, as well as similar attacks.
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Woman killed in car vs truck crash in Qld

SBS - ‎1 hour ago‎
A collision between a truck and a car on the New England Highway in southeast Queensland has killed a 45-year-old woman. Source: AAP.
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Off-duty Swedish police officer in bikini arrests man

NEWS.com.au - ‎16 hours ago‎
SHE was off duty and wearing only a bikini but that didn't stop Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner from catching a suspected thief.
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Asylum seeker children bullied in Nauru schools, Save The Children consultant says

ABC Online - ‎15 hours ago‎
An Australian consultant to the Nauruan Government has said refugee and asylum seeker children are being relentlessly bullied and subjected to racial vilification in local schools on Nauru.
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Brazilian Drug Lord Turns Jail Cell Into Luxury Suite, Corruption Reached Top Of System

The Inquisitr - ‎2 hours ago‎
When Paraguayan authorities raided a Brazilian drug lord's cell this week, they got one massive surprise that no one expected.
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US has 'crossed the red line' and declared war by sanctioning Kim Jong Un, North Korea says

National Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of - North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington “crossed the red line” and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of ...
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Indonesia death row 10: Last-minute reprieve, but for how long?

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
Cilacap: The fate of 10 death row prisoners who were saved from the firing squad in Indonesia just minutes before the executions took place remains unclear, with the country's attorney-general refusing to confirm if they have won a permanent reprieve.
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Tunisian PM Habib Essid loses confidence vote

Yahoo7 News - ‎49 minutes ago‎
Tunis (AFP) - Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid on Saturday lost a confidence vote in parliament, after just a year and a half in office.
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Getty Prepared To 'Vigorously' Defend Itself Against $US1 Billion Copyright Lawsuit

Gizmodo Australia - ‎19 hours ago‎
It must be a strange moment when you receive a copyright notice from Getty for a photo you took. This is how it started for photographer Carol Highsmith, but after diving into the rabbit hole, she has since filed a $US1 billion lawsuit against the ...
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'Sexualised' uni camps spark fierce debate

The Straits Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
NTU undergraduates taking part in orientation activities at Silosa Beach on Sentosa on Friday. Freshmen who have attended university camps in the last two months say the bulk of activities usually involve team-building games.
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Hillary Clinton sees post-convention boost over Trump, but will it last?

The Guardian - ‎5 hours ago‎
'Trump continues to struggle to consolidate support within his own party. Clinton has a sizable lead among independents and is even peeling off a small slice of Republican voters,' said RABA Research's John Del Cecato.
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Girl dies after elephant throws stone in Morocco zoo

BBC News - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
A seven-year-old girl has died after being hit by a stone thrown by an elephant from its enclosure at Rabat Zoo in Morocco. The stone got past the elephant's fence and a ditch separating the animal and visitors, the zoo said in a statement.
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First charges filed over France church attack

9news.com.au - ‎21 hours ago‎
Tributes near the front of the Saint Etienne church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, near Rouen, France. (AAP). FTBAPGL. French authorities have filed the first charges tied to the jihadist killing of a priest in his church, as the government announced on ...
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