Bill Cosby's lawyers will fight a move to have other women who accuse the comedian and actor of sexual assault to give evidence at his sentencing hearing later this month.
Peter Dutton is facing another political headache over claims he pressed a senior customs official to help two Queensland cops secure jobs in a new border force agency he was setting up.
Former minister Craig Laundy has become the first male Liberal Party MP to come out in support of gender quotas to address the party's low number of women in federal parliament.
The body of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has received a hero's welcome upon landing at Kotoka International Airport in Ghana's capital Accra.
Three Chicago teenagers are reported in critical condition after being shot near a South Side high school.
As Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed his time off at the French Riviera, his Portugal teammates overcame Italy 1-0 in their UEFA Nations League opener.
CBS Corp said on Monday that it would pay $US120 million to former chief executive officer Leslie Moonves if an internal investigation into allegations of harassment fails to provide grounds for his dismissal.
Bureaucrats should consider health outcomes when assessing mining, energy and waste projects, according to a plan to help the Queensland government deal with climate change.
Japan has proposed an end to a decades-old ban on commercial whaling, arguing there is no longer a scientific reason for what was supposed to be a temporary measure.
Nicki Minaj said being involved in an altercation with fellow rapper Cardi B at a fashion week party was "so mortifying and so humiliating."