United States

Ben Cooper

Vote counting begins in Papua New Guinea amid electoral roll confusion

Jul 09 2017

SYDNEY Vote counting has begun in Papua New Guinea (PNG), signaling an end to a general election marred by poor organization and opposition accusations of electoral roll irregularities, which experts said could ignite protests.

New map records sites of Australia's colonial massacres

Jul 06 2017

SYDNEY A new map that tracks the massacres of indigenous Australians by European settlers over more than 80 years, dating from the 18th century, could prove to be the country's most comprehensive guide to the strife when it is completed.

Australian class action suit filed against Johnson & Johnson over pelvic mesh

Jul 04 2017

SYDNEY Australian women have brought a class-action case against Johnson & Johnson over complications arising from vaginal mesh implants - a lawsuit that follows many others in the United States, Canada and Europe. | Video

Australia's Ten Network secures Murdoch, Packer funding until end-August

Jul 03 2017

SYDNEY Australia's Ten Network Holdings said on Monday that three media magnates have put up A$30 million ($23 million) to keep it running until the end of August while the television broadcaster looks to secure a deal with a buyer.

World News