A month after the iron ore mine dam collapse that killed at least 179 people in Brazil, officials passed a law banning the type of dam that failed.

A worker at Eltham cemetery in Melbourne's northeast had to be pulled from a grave after a workplace accident early Tuesday morning.

An order of suppression has been revoked and now the truth can be told: Cardinal George Pell of Melbourne has been convicted of sexually abusing two choirboys during the 1990s when he was the city's Archbishop.

Good Morning Australia!! - An ominous signal from Tehran - A key US military base is undercut by the UN - UK voters could get a second chance at the Brexit - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

The last time Costa Rica had a case of measles was in 2014, but that changed last week when a family from France brought their un-vaccinated kid along for the family vacation.

The Chinese scientist who sparked interest and outrage last year by claiming to have used gene-editing techniques on twin sisters might have done something to enhance their intelligence.

Good Morning Australia!! - New polling shows more good news for Labor - Africa is poised to reject the EU's plans to stop the boats - Could the Brexit be delayed? - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Hello Australia!! - The US pokes and prods Venezuela's borders - Putin's funnel to the far-right is probed - The Pope's summit at stopping clergy sex abuse is under criticism - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Howdy Australia!! - New, shocking charges against a music star - An influential businessman is caught in a prostitution sting - The controversy over a tarnished hero - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

US telecom giant AT&T and toy maker Hasbro are the latest companies to pull their ads from the video sharing platform YouTube over concerns about what's going on in the comment sections.

Hello Australia!! - China kicks the Australian Dollar really hard - An actor is accused of faking an attack - A bug that looks like a flying death machine really is kind of chill - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

After two decades in Federal politics, former Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says she's had enough and will retire.

The long awaited report by US Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign is reportedly almost ready.

Good Morning Australia!! - The Brexit is causing fractures in UK politics - Australia denies entry to the lizard people guy - The clock has just about run out on the so-called Islamic State - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

The Federal Government has recognized that human-induced climate change has caused the first known extinction of a mammal, a tiny island rodent known as the Bramble Cay melomys.

Environmentalists are condemning the decision by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority to approve the dumping of more than one million tons of dredge spoil near the reef, which is already stressed by bleaching and runoff from the Queensland floods.

Good Morning Australia!! - Bernie is in! - Eyebrows raised as an Aussie defense company deals with a questionable actor - Tragedy befalls a refugee family - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Brazil's National Mining Agency ANM say it will impose a ban on all upstream tailings dams and decommission current ones by the year 2021. 

It's taken almost eight years, but the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has finally made contact with some of the molten nuclear fuel from the Fukushima Daiichi reactors.

Hello Australia!! - No bond for the Melbourne educator accused of abusing students - Israel's attempt at building new bridges implodes - The Brexit causes political chaos, but not where you might think - And more in your CareerSpot Global News Briefs:

Coal pollution is getting worse, say people living in Russia's Kemerovo region of southwest Siberia in the Kuznetsk Basin.  There's so much coal dust in the air that the snow is coming down black.