Baby abandoned in drain for 5 days

An Australian mother was on Monday charged with attempted murder after her newborn baby was found crying at the bottom of a roadside drain.

Iraqi forces retake ground from IS

Iraqi security forces and pro-government fighters on Sunday retook areas from jihadists near the Iranian border, security officials said.

Boy (12) killed by police in Cleveland

Police in the US city of Cleveland shot and killed a 12-year-old boy who was in a playground waving around a replica gun.

Suicide blast kills 50 in Afghanistan

About 50 people were killed and 60 others wounded when a suicide blast ripped through crowds at a volleyball game in eastern Afghanistan.