Four donkeys lay dead at the gate of the Jabalia Elementary Girls School in Gaza, the first indication of the bloody human toll inside.
Sydney is forecast to bask in its warmest July weather in almost a quarter of a century on Thursday, with the city enjoying conditions more like late-spring rather than late-winter, meteorologists say.
Child protection groups say victims of sexual abuse have been let down by the decision not to appeal the sentence handed down to Rolf Harris.
Working in strife-torn Gaza has exposed United Nations employee Christopher Gunness to the terror of a life lived in the constant shadow of war.
At age 11 year, Nastia Dankovtseva is too familiar with the weapons of war.
Website suggests government is pocketing about $100 million a year extra from higher fares.
Many on AIHL teams have some experience playing in North America. Some have been at it for years.
A State of Origin-esque sea of blue, an Australian Super Rugby crowd record and the biggest take-up of corporate packages since the Manchester United exhibition match say ANZ Stadium will be the furthest thing from a ''neutral venue'' when the Waratahs take on the Crusaders this Saturday.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he is "not sure" but remains "confident" the bodies of the Australians who died in the MH17 crash will be brought home because it is "morally right."
Austrian Marc Janko will be unveiled as Sydney FC’s marquee signing on Thursday.