The grandson of a billionaire US oil baron has been found dead at his home in the Hollywood Hills, according to reports.
Lindsay Murdoch Weeks after jailing opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s government has escalated a crackdown on civil liberties and freedom of speech.
Megan Levy It's been described as the image that broke the internet's heart.
Ruth Pollard Melbourne prosthetist Greg Halford says building limbs for amputees helps them to imagine a better future.
John Garnaut A powerful American general has fired a warning at China for rapidly building “a Great Wall” of artificial islands across hotly-contested waters.
Lindsay Murdoch Thailand’s junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha has hit back at criticism he will misuse a “dictator law”, saying he is not a “ruthless person”.
The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
Nick Miller, Le Vernet "I now know the true meaning of the words grief stricken," says Mal Coram.
Kristen Ochs Two men in California have saved each other's lives 30 years apart.
Megan Levy A New Zealand bar manager jailed in Myanmar for using an image of Buddha to promote his business is enduring appalling conditions in prison, including being forced to sleep on a wooden pallet, his parents claim.