The recovery of the remaining bodies of those killed in the Fox Glacier helicopter crash in New Zealand, including two young Australians, is being hampered by bad weather.
WELLINGTON - New Zealand's opposition leader Andrew Little is heading to Canberra hoping to convince Australian MPs that Kiwis living across the ditch are getting a raw deal.
PARIS - French police have released a photo of the third of three suicide bombers who blew themselves up outside France's national stadium during the November 13 Paris attacks.
BRUSSELS - Brussels will remain at the highest possible alert level, with schools and metros closed over a "serious and imminent" security threat similar to the Paris attacks, the Belgian premier says.
BAMAKO - Malian investigators have stepped up the hunt for suspects wanted over the jihadist siege at a luxury hotel that left 19 people dead in the capital Bamako.
RIO DE JANEIRO - The torrent of mud and toxic mineral waste that buried a Brazilian village earlier this month has reached the Atlantic Ocean after a long passage down the Doce river, officials say.
WASHINGTON - Republican frontrunner Donald Trump has called for the return of waterboarding, a near-drowning interrogation technique widely denounced as torture, saying it was "peanuts" compared to what Islamic State is doing.