Thousands of people in Mexico City have protested against a government proposal to legalise same-sex marriage.
A father and his three-year-old daughter are among eight victims who have been shot in the US city of Baltimore.
The UN Security Council will meet over the crisis in Aleppo which is being subjected to the most ferocious bombardment of the Syrian war.
Prince William says his children are beginning their own 'lifetime of friendship' with Canada.
Ted Cruz says it was 'agonising' making the decision to back former rival Donald Trump, whom he once called a pathological liar and serial philanderer.
The New York Times endorsed Hillary Clinton for president on Saturday, saying her intelligence, record of public service and other strengths qualify her for the...
Protests by US college football players come after a week punctuated by riots in Charlotte, North Carolina and the killing of an unarmed black man in Oklahoma.
Donald Trump has threatened to bring Bill Clinton's former mistress, Gennifer Flowers, to the presidential candidiates' debate with rival Hillary Clinton.
The ashes of US writer Truman Capote have sold at auction for nearly $60,000 - 10 times the amount they were expected to fetch.
Charlotte police released body camera and dashboard videos on Saturday showing the fatal shooting of a black man that triggered protests in the North Carolina...
US police in Charlotte have released video of the shooting of a man as well as photos of a handgun and ankle holster they say Keith Scott was wearing.
Ecuador's foreign minister hopes the October 17 interview of Julian Assange by Swedish prosecutors will draw a line under the four-year legal deadlock.
US President Barack Obama reportedly used a pseudonym in some of the emails he exchanged with Hillary Clinton when she served as his secretary of state.
A suspect sought over a fatal gun attack at a mall in Washington state has been captured, police say.
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When the head of the NT Labor Party disappeared overnight to help Kurds fighting IS in Syria, it was big news. When he returned alive three months later, Australian...
As world leaders agree to develop a more humanitarian response to the refugee crisis, France's Calais migrant camp swells to around 10,000 people. SBS Senior...
A global study of more than 60,000 injured cyclists found helmets reduce the chances of serious head injury in a crash by up to 70 per cent.
A portrait of defence lawyer and Sudanese refugee Deng Adut by Sydney artist Nick Stathopoulos has taken out this year's Archibald Prize People's Choice award.
A study into the DNA of Aboriginal Australians has shed new light on when their ancestors left Africa and revealed extensive genetic diversity between west and...
Masturbation, tarot cards, Harry Potter - according to some, they open the door for Satan. Meet the people performing exorcisms to get the demons out.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has shared the Australian migration story and urged leaders to build more community support at the UN refugee summit.