Strong currents and poor visibility hampering rescuers in search for 287 missing ferry passengers.
Best leads in search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane exhausted in a week, Australia PM says.
Man seeks freedom after he was jailed 13 years after conviction during which time he became a family man.
5:05pm Pro-Russian separatists have taken buildings in 10 cities, as three of their number are killed by Ukranian forces.
Auction of medal signifying first time a British leader recognised a Maori chief draws trans-Tasman protest.
Woman accused of suffocating six of her babies has history of not telling family she was pregnant.
Kim Jong Un's "bad hair day" riles North Korean officials.
The bodies of the young men in the photographs are emaciated, their bones protruding.
Kiwi woman caught up in a Bali drug raid in February will remain in jail for at least another month.
Gunmen have ambushed a bus carrying dozens of people in Ethiopia, killing nine and wounding six others.