In the US, about 8 percent of the prison population is housed in privately-run facilities. In Australia, that figure is more than 20 percent.
For a huge number of Australian and New Zealand LGBT athletes, coming out to their teams isn't an option.
Talking with New Zealand director, Christopher Dudman, about his Christchurch earthquake documentary "The Day That Changed My Life".
The New Zealand government has opened the doors to public submissions for their new flag. Candidates have included kiwis, sheep, lasers, more kiwis, and more sheep.
Father Charlie Burrows is often the last man people speak to before they face a firing squad.
People who harm the adorable but endangered marsupial could now face fines of $300,000.
At long last, Australia is finally opening up its heart to raw-milk cheese. And don't worry—it's safer than ever.
Up to 60 communities are at risk of having their water and power cut off due to a stalemate between state and federal government.
Which is why many experts think it won't work.
Staff at the South Australian Museum believe the person who recently shot an Adelaide dolphin is behind several dolphin killings in the area.
If you didn't care about climate change before, maybe a cheese and wine shortage will change that.
"For every one lawyer that we lose, that's 240 Indigenous people that will miss out on representation."