28 May 13 | Two Australian security guards were asleep at Bangkok airport when a criminal convicted of serious offences in Australia who they were guarding slipped away unnoticed through a fire exit door, an investigation has found.
28 May 13 | The prominent blogger and journalist has been critical of the communist government in Hanoi.
28 May 13 | A prosecutor has opened an investigation into how Facebook allowed the publication of insults and bullying posts aimed at a teenager who later took her own life.
28 May 13 | A prosecutor has opened an investigation into how Facebook allowed the publication of insults and bullying posts aimed at a teenager who later leapt to her death from her third-floor bedroom window.
28 May 13 | British Prime Minister David Cameron visited MI5 headquarters to thank spies for their around-the-clock work in the aftermath of the Woolwich terror case despite concerns there had been failings by the security services.
28 May 13 | Plans by a high school student to set off bombs at his school have been thwarted, Oregon police say.
28 May 13 | Big business is gearing up to reap millions as the state ushers in marijuana reforms.
28 May 13 | FARC and Colombian government clear hurdle to resolving dispute.
27 May 13 | A friend of a New Zealand woman dragged for a kilometre behind a vehicle on a highway has described the incident as "pure evil".
27 May 13 | Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said on Sunday that a purported video of him smoking crack cocaine does not exist and vowed to seek re-election next year, attacking the media again as a "bunch of maggots."
27 May 13 | The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
26 May 13 | The Chinese leader, Xi Jinping, has bluntly told a North Korean envoy his country should return to diplomatic talks designed to rid North Korea of its nuclear weapons, a state-run Chinese news agency said.
26 May 13 | What does China really want in the Asia-Pacific?
25 May 13 | The European Union had failed to hold the Israeli government to account over its continuing human rights violations against Palestinians, including the demolition of houses, water systems and critical infrastructure, a damning new report has found.
25 May 13 | Richard Chichakli, the alleged financial brains behind convicted international arms dealer Viktor Bout, has been extradited from Australia to the US.
25 May 13 | The world’s largest Lego model, a replica of a Star Wars spacecraft, has been unveiled in New York’s Times Square.
25 May 13 | The family of Drummer Lee Rigby have paid tribute their 'hero' in a tearful, agonised press conference, saying 'our hearts have been ripped apart from us'.
25 May 13 | Washington: US President Barack Obama has declared an end to a fearful chapter in US history and demanded more from the country and himself as it enters the next.
25 May 13 | David Cameron has ordered an intelligence review after it emerged that the two men who allegedly hacked a soldier to death on a London street were previously known to MI5.
25 May 13 | No one is safe. That's the message from this act of violence.