Experts: More art treasures face destruction by ISIS.

Thousands more art treasures could be destroyed in Iraq and Syria, antiquities experts fear, after ISIS released a video showing militants smashing artifacts at a museum in Mosul, Iraq."It's tragic to see this destruction,

Stunning turnaround: Qantas is profitable again.

Emerging just a year after perhaps the bleakest financial period in its history, Qantas has rebounded in dramatic fashion.On Thursday, Australia's national carrier announced an after-tax interim profit..

The names: This is who ISIS has recruited from the West.

More than 20,000 foreigners have flocked to fight for ISIS, the radical Sunni group that controls portions of Iraq and Syria.They hail from 90 countries, and an estimated 3,400 fighters come

Amnesty calls on UN powers to lose veto on genocide votes

Amnesty International has urged the five permanent members of the UN Security Council to give up their power of veto in situations of mass atrocities.

Jury finds Eddie Ray Routh guilty in 'American Sniper' case.

No one disputes that Eddie Ray Routh shot and killed Chris Kyle and another man. But his lawyers wanted to convince a jury he wasn't sane when he did so.It took a Texas jury less than three hours to deliver its verdict:

Greece bailout: Government unveils reform summary after press leaks

Greece has unveiled an outline summary of reforms demanded by eurozone leaders in order to secure a bailout extension.

Sydney siege: Security hotline had 18 calls before attack, says report

Australia's security hotline received 18 calls about a self-styled cleric just days before his deadly attack on a Sydney cafe - but none suggested an imminent attack, a report says.

Ukraine crisis: Rebels 'agree' weapon pullout dates

Rebels in eastern Ukraine have agreed to begin to pull back heavy weapons from the frontline, a Russian general involved in implementing a truce says.

Fire rips through Torch skyscraper in Dubai

A fire has swept through the Torch skyscraper in Dubai, one of the tallest residential buildings in the world.

ISIS: Everything you need to know about the rise of the militant group.

The rise of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamist militant group that has seized a chunk of land stretching from northern Syria to central Iraq, has struck fear into the hearts of leaders around the world.