A group of people from isolated village in the south-western Dominican Republic suffer from a genetic deformity that has stunned scientists.
Social media users have barely been able to contain their delight over claims that David Cameron put "a private part of his anatomy" into the mouth of a dead pig at an initiation ceremony while a student at Oxford University.
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation has opened an investigation into money laundering allegations related to a sovereign fund overseen by Malaysia's prime minister Najib Razak.
Kate Aubusson A Qatari sheikh has fled the US after his Ferrari was caught on video drag racing through the streets of Beverly Hills, California.
Kate Aubusson Incredible footage has purportedly captured the moments Syrian doctors delivered a baby girl after shrapnel that pierced her mother's womb became lodged in the baby's forehead.
Ruth Pollard Coalition air strikes in Syria are killing more civilians than are reported, writes Ruth Pollard.
The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
Jewel Topsfield Reluctance to maintain or expand trade linked to perceived Australian unfairness towards Indonesia.
Megan Levy A group of students who launched a weather balloon over the Grand Canyon to capture images of the landmark from the edge of space thought their science experiment had failed - until a hiker discovered their cameras two years later.
John Garnaut Obama and Xi face off in Washington
Funding for the state's community legal centres has reached crisis levels, with representatives from the sector meeting with ...
The Casa Grande Ball committee started planning the event, including choosing a theme, several months ago.
FROM Tuesday, your phone and internet use will no longer be completely private.
The Mount Isa council continues to fine "rogue water" users.
Mount Isa City councillors give advice on how to do their jobs.
Results of the Cloncurry Cup Race Day.
Carry Me wins the Cloncurry Cup Open Handicap on Saturday.