A California couple accused of keeping their children imprisoned, chained and starved in a squalid suburban home have pleaded not guilty to new charges, as defence lawyers say they are overwhelmed by the sheer amount of evidence in the case.
A mother of three children says she gets scared every time her husband or children leave the house and she "counts the seconds till they're back" as the conflict between the Syrian Government and rebels in Damascus escalates.
A Canadian ski cross competitor, his wife and his coach are all arrested for drunkenly stealing a car and driving it near the Pyeongchang athletes' village at the Winter Olympics.
Hundreds of people wearing white frocks while brandishing umbrellas and tea cups dance in tribute to the missing school girl from the iconic Australian novel and film Picnic at Hanging Rock.
A team-best run in the men's bobsleigh and a pair of gutsy efforts in the men's cross-country ski headlined Australia's penultimate day at the Winter Olympics — see how the Aussies fared on day 15.
The head of the Territory Stolen Generations Aboriginal Corporation calls on the Northern Territory Government to be more proactive in protecting at-risk children and providing support for their families.