A tsunami warning has been issued after a magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Sunday afternoon.
Josephine Tovey Inauguration met with a tidal wave of protest, with hundreds of thousands flooding Washington DC and huge crowds in other cities across the United States.
Jenny Noyes While Donald Trump's inauguration was distinctly lacking in the celebrity department, the opposite has proven true at the Women's march.
Paul McGeough The self-proclaimed counterpuncher woke from his first sleep at the White House to find the streets of the capital flooded with people protesting against him.
Melanie Kembrey More used to marching penguins, it was a different kind of movement that swept across one of the most remote places on the planet in recent hours.
Peter Hannam How tiny Huonville does well by doing good on the environment front.
Peter Hannam Do big investments in solar energy point to a different future for the oil-rich nations of the Middle East?
The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
Stephen Jeffery A secret CIA memo warned of the Australian Communist Party's ability to "cripple Australian production" just months before the 1949 coal miner strike.
Paul McGeough Trump aides claim that as many as 200 draft executive orders are ready for the new President's signature.
Biodiversity reform legislation passed in parliament is a win for the environment and local farmers.
A man will appear in court today after being charged with murder on Saturday night at Taree.
"It felt like the city went quiet."
Hear from former World Superbike Champion Troy Bayliss ahead of Saturday's Troy Bayliss Classic.
From the Coffs Coast in the north to The Great Lakes there are so many beautiful places to ...
Active was the theme of this week's Summer Photo Challenge - enjoy the gallery.
Killawarra Bridge will be closed for three weeks in February, with traffic being rerouted to The Bucketts Way.