Hong Kong democracy activists appeal jail terms in court
Joshua Wong, Nathan Law and Alex Chow are in court in a last-ditch effort to have their prison sentences overturned.
Rogue Australian wallaby sparks downtown police chase in Sydney
The kangaroo-like critter failed to indicate upon taking a highway exit during the early morning commute near Sydney.
Philippines government under fire over decision to shutter news site
The Rappler online news site is one of several news organizations that have been critical of President Rodrigo Duterte.
Australian Open: Angelique Kerber wins, Federer, Djokovic start campaigns
Aiming for her second Australian Open title, Angelique Kerber eased her way into the second round.
'Oh Happy Day' singer Edwin Hawkins dies at 74
Hawkins was credited with being one of the founders of modern gospel music.