8 Million Affected by Nepal Earthquake

8 Million Affected by Nepal Earthquake

The deadly earthquake in Nepal has affected around 8 million people across 39 of the country's 75 districts, according to estimates of the United Nations. According to the UN, 1.4 million are in need of food aid after the massive earthquake on Saturday. The death toll of the magnitude 7.8 earthqua



Milat TV drama takes us to a dark place

Milat TV drama takes us to a dark place

It's one of the best-known and most notorious images of serial killer Ivan Milat, and even its recreation chills.

Top US breakfast show to host from Sydney

Top US breakfast show to host from Sydney

ICONIC images of Sydney will be beamed across the United States next week when the country’s top morning show is partly hosted from the city.

Life for captain in South Korea ferry disaster

Life for captain in South Korea ferry disaster

The captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized a year ago, killing more than 300 people, most of them teenagers, was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison in an appeals court ruling that convicted him of murder.

UFC champ Jon Jones arrested in alleged hit-and-run

UFC champ Jon Jones arrested in alleged hit-and-run

UFC champ Jon "Bones" Jones was in police custody Monday after he allegedly fled a car crash in Albuquerque, NM. He allegedly returned only briefly, to grab a handful of...

Families make their final goodbyes

Families make their final goodbyes

THE families of Bali Nine duo Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan have said their final goodbyes to the men and are expected to front the media soon.

Base camp flattened after Everest avalanche

Base camp flattened after Everest avalanche

Saturday’s 7.9 magnitude earthquake unleashed an avalanche engulfing Everest Base Camp, killing at least 17 people.

Still pictures have emerged showing how the camp was flattened.

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Nepal troops ready aid for remote quake-hit villages

Nepal troops ready aid for remote quake-hit villages

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Preparing to make a push into the most isolated parts of quake-devastated Nepal, soldiers on Tuesday were readying food, water and other emergency supplies to be loaded onto helicopters in this small town near the earthquake's epicenter. Gorkha, which would barely count as a

Is Russell Brand backing Ed Miliband? Labour leader pictured leaving comedian's home in east London

Is Russell Brand backing Ed Miliband? Labour leader pictured leaving comedian's home in east London

MILIBAND recently said in a magazine interview that "a number of people are thinking" what Brand believes and last night was spotted leaving the comedian's home.

Bournemouth promoted: Chairman drops the F-bomb live on Sky Sports amid Premier League celebrations

Bournemouth promoted: Chairman drops the F-bomb live on Sky Sports amid Premier League celebrations

Bournemouth all but guaranteed their place in the Premier League last night thanks to a 3-0 victory over Bolton.

Nepal Prime Minister Says Earthquake Death Toll Could Reach 10,000

Nepal Prime Minister Says Earthquake Death Toll Could Reach 10,000

By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU, April 28 (Reuters) - The death toll in Nepal's earthquake could reach 10,000, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala told Reuters on Tuesday, ordering intensified rescue efforts and appealing for foreign supplies of tents and medicines. "Th

All Climbers Stranded At Camps High Up Mount Everest Airlifted To Safety

All Climbers Stranded At Camps High Up Mount Everest Airlifted To Safety

NEW DELHI, April 28 (Reuters) - All of the climbers who had been stranded at camps high up Mount Everest by a huge earthquake and avalanches have been helicoptered to safety, mountaineers reported from base camp on Tuesday. Taking advantage of Monday's clear weather, three h

Bobby Brown files for guardianship of Bobbi Kristina estate

Bobby Brown files for guardianship of Bobbi Kristina estate

The New Edition singer made the move as Bobbi Kristina, 22, remains hospitalized with brain damage after a bathtub accident almost three months ago, the source said.

EXCLUSIVE: NBC News chief wants Brian Williams back

EXCLUSIVE: NBC News chief wants Brian Williams back

NBC News chief Andrew Lack is looking for a way to put Brian Williams back behind the "Nightly News" desk, sources tell the Daily News — and Williams has told confidants he won't leave the network unless he's fired.

Editorial: Put the Supreme Court on camera

Editorial: Put the Supreme Court on camera

The nation's highest court is set on Tuesday to hear arguments of vital importance to American law and society.

Colorado Cinema Killer 'Came To Slaughter'

Colorado Cinema Killer 'Came To Slaughter'

The killer behind the Colorado cinema massacre considered a bomb or biological warfare before settling on a shooting so he could inflict more "collateral damage", a court has been told.

How this startup helped the 'New York Times' create a virtual New York City

How this startup helped the 'New York Times' create a virtual New York City

Technology-powered visual storytelling is the new frontier in journalism. But that doesn't just refer to video-streaming apps such as Snapchat and Periscope; there are also ways you can report in virtual reality For example, The New York Times recently collaborated with virtual reality production c

It began with hope. It ended with fire: Baltimore's day of chaos

It began with hope. It ended with fire: Baltimore's day of chaos

BALTIMORE — The lasting images from Baltimore on Monday are likely to be those of people clashing with police in the streets, of riots and looting, and of fires burning into the night See also: Photos: Violence erupts in Baltimore But the day of Freddie Gray's funeral began on a somber yet h

Blogger uses gay dating app Grindr to poll Scots about UK election

Blogger uses gay dating app Grindr to poll Scots about UK election

LONDON — Grindr wouldn't be the first social network you might think of using to run a political poll, but a blogger in Scotland has been contacting people on the gay dating app ahead of the UK general election to see what way they're going to vote. See also: 7 reasons why politicians should

Nepal earthquake: Death toll passes 4,400

Nepal earthquake: Death toll passes 4,400

More than 4,400 people dead. Over 8,000 injured. Eight million affected across Nepal. One million children urgently in need of help. Those are the startling numbers that indicate the scale of the devastation from the huge earthquake that struck Nepal...

Why are we not shocked at our rape stats?

Why are we not shocked at our rape stats?

An average of eight women are raped every day in Malaysia, yet too many continue to take the issue lightly.

Ireland and Luxembourg would be biggest Brexit losers

Ireland and Luxembourg would be biggest Brexit losers

Ireland and Luxembourg would be hardest hit economically if the UK decided to leave the EU, according to a new report.

Lord of the Rings cinematographer Andrew Lesnie dies at 59

Lord of the Rings cinematographer Andrew Lesnie dies at 59

An award-winning Australian cinematographer who won an Oscar for his work on Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy has died at the age of 59.Andrew Lesnie, who won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography for The Fellowship...

Violence erupts in Baltimore after Freddie Gray funeral

Violence erupts in Baltimore after Freddie Gray funeral

Maryland governor declares state of emergency and activates National Guards to help quell Baltimore riots

Did quake that moved Kathmandu, lower height of Mt Everest?

Did quake that moved Kathmandu, lower height of Mt Everest?

The earthquake that devastated Nepal and left thousands of people dead shifted the earth beneath Kathmandu by up to More...

Nepal quake toll could reach 10,000

The death toll in Nepal's earthquake could reach 10,000, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala told Reuters on Tuesday, More...

Watch the Smutty, NSFW Trailer for Ted 2

Ted is on a quest to defend his civil rights in what is Ted 2's raunchiest trailer yet. Definitely NSFW.The foul-mouthed bear teams up once more with Mark Wahlberg, this time to first get a sperm sample from Tom Brady (because he's obviously the best sperm donor around)... and then to defend the ...

John Stamos Calls "Bullsh--" On the Olsens Not Knowing About Fuller House

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen may say that they knew nothing about the upcoming Full House revival, but John Stamos is calling the twins out on their claim. During an interview with Women's Wear Daily the two said that they "just found out" about the reboot, and that they were "shocked&q

Karen Buckley: Hundreds of people expected to attend student's funeral in her home town today

A large police search was launched for Miss Buckley, 24, when she was reported missing after a night out in Glasgow on April 12

Baltimore riots: City on fire as violent protests continue after black man died in police custody

The death of Freddie Gray has sparked the latest anti-police violence in the US, with the governor declaring a state of emergency

Attorney Colorado theater shooter studied the brain to find answers to his own mental problems

After nearly 3 years of mystery, a clearer but conflicted portrait of James Holmes emerged from the first few hours of his trial in the Colorado theater shootings.

Maryland Gov. Declares State of Emergency

The governor of Maryland declared a state of emergency Monday following an outbreak of violent riots in response to the death of Freddie Gray, a Baltimore man who died in police custody. (April 27)

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The ultimate guide to how and where to use Apple Pay

It's official: Tim Cook named 2015 as "the year of Apple Pay." Apple's flagship mobile payment platform is off to a running start in the U.S., with support for an impressive number of banking partners and retail stores that's practically growing by the day. And iPhone users are rampantly using

Best Buy to accept Apple Pay, wants to give customers options

Best Buy said its customers could start using Apple Pay from Monday to make purchases on its app through the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, thus appearing to break ranks with a group of leading U.S. merchants who are backing an alternative payment system. "The acceptance of Apple Pay in the Bes

Jeffrey Toobin calls out Baltimore's 'shocking display of incompetence'

Legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin said on CNN Monday night that the city of Baltimore had "really disgraced itself" with its response to the looting and fires that ravaged the city on Monday. "The disappearance of the police for hours this afternoon is something that is going to haunt this city for decad

Video shows 2 Baltimore cops hurling objects back at mob

At least two Baltimore cops charged with bringing riots under control have instead been caught throwing items at the angry mobs. Violence and arson engulfed the city Monday night in the wake of a black man dying from injuries suffered while in the custody of city police. In the midst of that violen

A confrontation between cops and teenagers kicked off the horrifying Baltimore riots

On Monday afternoon, before Baltimore's worst riots in over 45 years, police officers convened outside the Mondawmin Mall, the city's police commissioner told reporters late Monday night. The police arrived at the mall before school got out. Somewhere between 75 and 100 people who "appeared to

Honda's annual profit slumps 8.9% as recall costs soar

Tokyo (AFP) - Honda said Tuesday that its fiscal-year net profit fell 8.9 percent to $4.4 billion as Japan's number three automaker grapples with soaring recall costs, including from an exploding airbag crisis linked to at least five deaths.The Civic maker downgraded profit forecasts twice before it

BP results just smashed expectations

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At least 12 killed in mudslides in Salvador, Brazil

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Australian couple in terror quake run

AS the Nepal earthquake toll rises to 4310, an Australian couple have told of their terror as they ran from their hotel.

Backlash over actors' 'moronic' Bali Nine vid

A GROUP of Aussie celebs have been slammed as “disrespectful” after filming a video telling Tony Abbott to “show some balls” and man up. One has since apologised.

Los Angeles Dodgers stay hot at home with win over San Francisco Giants

Joc Pederson had a homer and two RBI in the Los Angeles Dodgers' 8-3 win over the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.

Willow Shields eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'

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Challenges Await Aid Organizations on the Ground in Nepal

A major earthquake rocked Nepal on Saturday and killed thousands, injured thousands more and sent countless Nepalese outside to live in makeshift tent villages. The challenges to Nepal are enormous, with some reconstruction estimates at around $5 billion. Aid workers from around the world face cha

Expert Says China's Nuclear Warning Might Be Sign of Frustration With US

China's recent warning that North Korea might have expanded its nuclear weapons capability could be a sign of Beijing's growing frustration with Washington's refusal to have dialogue with Pyongyang, a former nuclear arms adviser to President Barak Obama said. Last week, The Wall Street Journal

Nepal Cremates Victims, Coordinates Aid

Authorities in Nepal are working to coordinate humanitarian aid and rescue efforts after Saturday's massive earthquake and aftershocks that have killed more than 4,000 people. Meanwhile, there are fears of renewed tremors in the earthquake-hit areas. Zlatica Hoke reports.

South Korea Ferry Captain Sentenced to Life in Prison

South Korean appeals court has handed a sentence of life in prison to the captain of the Sewol ferry that sank last year, overturning a lighter punishment by a lower court. The high court in the southern city of Gwangju on Tuesday convicted Lee Joon-seol of the murder of 304 passengers who died

Sudan's Election Chief Defends April Poll Results

The chairman of Sudan's Independent Electoral Commission has defended the conduct of the country's April 13 elections, saying the only way to have peace in Sudan is to have a constitutionally-elected government.   Mukhtar al-Assam said those who criticized the election want Sudan to be in cha

National Guard Deployed as Violence Engulfs Baltimore

Police officials in Baltimore say National Guard troops are taking up positions in parts of the eastern U.S. city, which was engulfed by rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died from injuries sustained while in police custody earlier this month. Baltimore Mayo

Whitbread pre-tax profit up 18.5%

Whitbread, the company behind Costa Coffee and Premier Inn, has seen a 18.5% rise in annual pre-tax profit.

Western Morning News published Baxter reveals frustration despite Exeter Chiefs' best efforts...

Although Exeter Chiefs' status as a top-four club at the end of this season's Premiership campaign was jeopardised by last Sunday's 36-29 loss to Wasps at the Ricoh Arena, there was a positive aspect to being sent to Coventry. Gareth Steenson's last-gasp drop goal for Exeter made sure the Devon te

ScottHarrison published Miliband slam Conservative failures on immigration

Ed Miliband will today claim Conservative failures to tackle immigration have damaged trust in politics and challenge David Cameron to match Labour's plans to reform the system. The opposition leader will pledge immediate action if he wins on May 7 with an Immigration Bill introduced in the first Q