A knife-wielding man went on an attack in a home for the disabled killing at least 15 people, in the Japanese city of Sagamihara, according to reports.
Megan Levy and Kate Aubusson The devastated mother of a newborn boy who died when he was given the wrong gas at a Sydney hospital has described how she held her baby's lifeless body and urged him to "wake up, wake up".
Eryk Bagshaw A US newspaper has taken the unprecedented step of writing an editorial against a presidential candidate the day after he launched his campaign.
Fergus Hunter A "shocked and appalled" Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has called a royal commission into the abuse of youths at the Don Dale detention centre the morning after explosive revelations aired on the ABC's Four Corners program.
Alexandra Laskie Disturbing footage has emerged of a 17-year-old boy, one of six boys tear-gassed at a juvenile detention centre near Darwin, being strapped to a mechanical restraint chair.
Daniel Flitton Kiwi leader is barracking for Helen Clark to be UN chief, leaving Malcolm Turnbull to wonder whether to support Kevin Rudd
Michael Idato Bushfires have scorched the northern foothills of the Los Angeles' edge.
Julie Power, Josephine Tovey Michelle Obama and Bernie Sanders will address the first day of the Democratic Convention amid ongoing fallout from the leaked email scandal.
Kieran Gair Police say the shooting was not an act of terrorism.
Lindsay Murdoch The official number of dead doesn't include drug users and pushers being executed and left on streets with cardboard signs allegedly "admitting" their guilt.