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Australia cites reporter's killing in law reforms

Australian leader uses US journalist killing to bolster case for counterterrorism law reform

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 04:50am EDT

New Zealand bans shark finning

New Zealand bans shark finning in a move welcomed by environmentalists

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 03:40am EDT

Australia, Indonesia hope to heal rift with pact

Australia and Indonesia to sign pact to try to heal rift over phone tapping allegations

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 11:40am EDT

BHP plans asset split, posts $13.8 billion profit

BHP posts $13.8 billion profit, says it will split off some assets into separate company

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 05:00am EDT

Aussie miner lawmaker criticized for China tirade

Australian mining magnate turned lawmaker Clive Palmer widely criticized for tirade at China

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 02:30am EDT

Renewed fighting in Ukraine rattles stocks

Renewed conflict in Ukraine rattles financial markets; US bond prices rise

Sunday - 08/17/2014, 08:56pm EDT

John Kerry talks Asian relationships, trade pact

In China's shadow, John Kerry talks US relations with Asian nations, future trade pact

Saturday - 08/16/2014, 10:12pm EDT

Image of Asia: Floating in Sydney Harbour

Image of Asia: Floating in Sydney Harbour

Friday - 08/15/2014, 10:08am EDT

Media: Thailand bans surrogate babies from leaving

Media: US and Australian couples prevented from leaving Thailand with surrogate babies

Friday - 08/15/2014, 09:41am EDT

Second jihad suspect leaves Australia in bungle

Second suspected jihadist leaves Australia with brother's passport in airport security bungle

Friday - 08/15/2014, 02:29am EDT

Racism mars New Zealand election campaign

Racism mars election campaign in New Zealand, a country that prides itself on tolerance

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 09:42am EDT

Australia won't rule out sending troops to Iraq

Australian prime minister won't rule out sending a combat force to Iraq to prevent 'genocide'

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 03:16am EDT

Commonwealth Bank posts $8 billion annual profit

Commonwealth Bank of Australia posts 13 percent increase in annual profit to $8 billion

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 10:29pm EDT

US secretary of state condemns severed head image

US Secretary of State Kerry says image of 7-year-old boy holding severed head is 'grotesque'

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 05:50am EDT

Australia's Abbott: Ukraine crash was murder

Australian Prime Minister Abbott: Ukraine plane crash was murder

Monday - 08/11/2014, 02:46pm EDT

Couple denies abandoning surrogate-born baby

Australian parents say they were forced to leave baby with Down syndrome with Thai surrogate

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 05:36pm EDT

Aussie commuters tip train car to help trapped man

Commuters in Australian city tilt train car to rescue man whose leg was trapped in station gap

Friday - 08/08/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Russia retaliates on West's sanctions over Ukraine

Russia retaliates over Ukraine sanctions, banning imported food products from the West

Friday - 08/08/2014, 10:14am EDT

Australian prime minister dubs Russia 'a bully'

Australian prime minister dubs Russia 'a bully,' threatens sanctions over Russian food ban

Friday - 08/08/2014, 03:50am EDT

Thai case casts spotlight on business of surrogacy

Case of abandoned baby with Down syndrome casts light on unregulated surrogacy business

Friday - 08/08/2014, 03:40am EDT