AP, AAP, AFP, ABC, Reuters, Bloomberg



Keep up-to-date via social media


ShowBiz Minute: De La Renta: Pistorius: 'Hobbit'

Iconic fashion designer Oscar De La Renta dies at 82; Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years for killing his girlfriend; Production costs...

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

Blade Runner sentenced to five years in prison for the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Julie Noce reports.

Equal representation not based on numbers -Leung

Leung explains comments ahead of planned talks between pro‑democracy demonstrators and government officials. Julie Noce reports.

Markets hang onto gains, Apple crushes estimates

U. S. stocks saw another volatile day, but hung onto gains after IBM's dismal earnings report. Apple crushed on earnings and revenue estimates and...

Apple - yawn - unveils slimmer iPad

It wasn't the wildest of times, but Apple unveiled a slimmer iPad and also a new mini iPad not much bigger than the new iPhone 6 plus. Bobbi Rebell...

Breakingviews: Economies ill-prepared for rise of robonomics

A wide‑held belief human workers can never be fully replaced by automation is being challenged, argues Breakingviews' Andy Mukherjee, and...

Protesters torch town hall over missing Mexican students

Protesters set fire to Iguala's town hall, after Mexican investigators name the mayor and his wife as suspects in the disappearance of 43 students....

Degas' Little Dancer Comes Alive on Stage

A musical ballet premieres in late October at Washington's Kennedy Center. "Little Dancer" tells the story of a young ballerina in Paris searching for...