A police officer has been shot and killed in Tarpon Springs, Florida.

US reviews North Korea's terrorism status in wake of Sony attack

The US is reviewing whether to put North Korea back onto its list of state sponsors of terrorism in the wake of the Sony hacking case, President Barack Obama said.

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Indonesia hit by magnitude 6.6 quake

A strong earthquake has hit off the coast of eastern Indonesia.

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Australian mother charged with children's murder

An Australian woman has been charged with murder over the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home.

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Service for Lockerbie victims on 26th anniversary

The 270 people who lost their lives in the Lockerbie bombing exactly 26 years ago will be remembered at a memorial service in the United States today.

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Gunman killed two NY police as they sat in their car

New York City’s police commissioner says the gunman who ambushed and killed two officers had made online posts that were “very anti-police”.

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