Chief: Australian Woman Shot by Cop 'Did Not Have to Die'An Australian woman should not have been shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call and the officer's actions "go against who we are in the department," the city's police chief said.
Officer: Partner Fired Fatal Shot Moments After Loud SoundThe partner of a Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman who had called 911 told investigators he was startled by a loud sound near their squad car seconds before his partner fired his weapon.
Australians See Woman's Shooting by Police as US NightmareHalf a world from where an Australian woman was shot dead by a Minneapolis police officer, Tuesday's front-page headline in her hometown Sydney newspaper summarized Australia's reaction in blunt terms: "AMERICAN NIGHTMARE."
4 US Tourists and Pilot Killed in Australian Plane CrashAn Australian pilot and four American tourists on a golfing vacation were killed when a light plane crashed in flames into a shopping mall on Tuesday shortly after takeoff in the Australian city of Melbourne, officials said.
Australian Woman Preps For Cuba-To-Florida Swim