Haiti gunfight: Protesting police exchange fire with army

At least one person has been killed and 13 hurt in a gun battle between police and armed forces near the presidential palace in Haiti’s capital, Port Au Prince. The fighting broke out as police officers were protesting against low pay and local people were preparing to stage a carnival. Al Jazeera’s Leah Harding reports. … Read more Haiti gunfight: Protesting police exchange fire with army

Malaysia: Decades of rivalry between Mahathir and Anwar | The World

The resignation of the Malaysian Prime Minister brings into focus the historically fractious relationship between Mahathir Mohamad and Prime Minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim Read more here: For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our ABC News … Read more Malaysia: Decades of rivalry between Mahathir and Anwar | The World

Prime Minister leads tributes to Hannah Clarke and her children | ABC News

There were tears in parliament today as federal politicians remembered Brisbane mother Hannah Clarke and her three children. Prime Minister Scott Morrison conceded the family was failed by the system meant to protect them and other victims of domestic violence. Political reporter Jane Norman has more. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-24/hannah-clarke-parliament-system-failed/11994838 For more from ABC News, … Read more Prime Minister leads tributes to Hannah Clarke and her children | ABC News

Communities bounce back from bushfire devastation | ABC News

An army of volunteers is helping to rebuild fire-affected communities on South Australia’s Yorke Peninsula. It’s been three months since the fires tore through over 5,000 hectares, destroying homes, crops and livestock. Many in Edithburgh didn’t know if the town would even survive, but today they’re celebrating a community that pulled together when times got … Read more Communities bounce back from bushfire devastation | ABC News

Tropical Cyclone Esther makes landfall in Gulf of Carpentaria | ABC News

Tropical Cyclone Esther has made landfall near the border of NT and Queensland as a category one system, packing wind gusts and heavy rain, but causing little damage so far. Other parts of Queensland have had a drenching with some residents at St George told to prepare for flooding. Emma Pollard reports. Read more here: … Read more Tropical Cyclone Esther makes landfall in Gulf of Carpentaria | ABC News

‘Systemic failure in all aspects of safety’: Coroner delivers Dreamworld findings | ABC News

It was simply a matter of time. That was the damning assessment delivered by a Queensland coroner who investigated the 2016 Dreamworld tragedy. The coroner found a ‘systemic failure’ to follow safety procedures contributed to the deaths of four people. They were killed when a ride malfunctioned at the theme park. If prosecuted, Dreamworld’s owners … Read more ‘Systemic failure in all aspects of safety’: Coroner delivers Dreamworld findings | ABC News