Australia Rain Forecast Brings Hope of Fire Relief—and Threat to Water Supply

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY—Forecasters expect heavy rain in parts of Australia’s fire-ravaged southeast in the coming days, offering relief to firefighters,

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‘We Were Freaking Out.’ Terrifying Fire Season Takes a Bad Turn in Australia.

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY—About 4,000 people trapped by raging wildfires in an isolated holiday town took shelter on the shore and in boats, with the sky turning

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Pacific Islands Fear Spread of Measles During Holiday Travel Season

This post was originally published on this siteInternational health officials are expanding their efforts to prevent a potential spread of measles to more Pacific islands during the holiday

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Pacific Islands Fear Spread of Measles During Holiday Travel Season

This post was originally published on this siteInternational health officials are expanding their efforts to prevent a potential spread of measles to more Pacific islands during the holiday

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Pacific Islands Fear Spread of Measles During Holiday Travel Season

This post was originally published on this siteInternational health officials are expanding their efforts to prevent a potential spread of measles to more Pacific islands during the holiday

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‘In a Wall of Fire’: Australia’s Deadly Blazes Intensify and Destroy

This post was originally published on this siteWildfires intensified near Australia’s commercial capital Sydney over the weekend, threatening houses on the fringe of the country’s

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Measles Kills More Than 60 in Samoa

This post was originally published on this siteA measles outbreak in the Pacific island nation of Samoa has killed more than 60 people, prompting authorities to declare a two-day curfew to

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Australia’s central bank open to more rate cuts

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY–Australia’s central bank is prepared to ease monetary policy further to support economic growth, full employment and the meeting

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Fugitive Whose Case Sparked Hong Kong Turmoil to Surrender to Taiwan

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG—A prisoner wanted for murder in Taiwan whose case set in motion a chain of events that led to months of antigovernment protests in

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Crown Resorts Annual Profit Declines, VIP Business Falls

This post was originally published on this siteSYDNEY–Australian casino operator Crown Resorts Ltd. (CWN.AU) said its net profit fell in the year through June, reflecting a decline in its

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