The wall is what keeps families apart but for some it's also the only place they can touch and talk face-to-face.

Congressional bill could deny Trump the funds to build his wall

Trump campaigned throughout the country last year promising a wall across the entire 3540km southern border.

The company has announced plans to test the new generation of vertical take-off and landing vehicles within a few years.

Is this your next ride? Uber to launch Uber Elevate drone flight service by 2020

Uber Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden said his company is planning to debut the Uber Elevate network in three years' time.

The pregnant shark was captured sinking its teeth into the whale off the coast of southern California.

Watch: Great white shark tears 'chunks' off humpback whale carcass being towed out to sea

The moment rarely caught on camera was filmed by shark tagger Keith Poe.

It was all in a day’s work for Dalian Weather TV’s Liu Xiaodong who survived Monday’s brush with Mother Nature.

Watch: The moment weatherman in China is struck by lightning in live broadcast

It was all in a day's work for Liu Xiaodong and his cameraman - who was also struck.

Wildlife experts are turning to Tinder in an effort to keep the species alive.

'The fate of the species literally depends on me' - last male northern white rhino signed up to Tinder

Wildlife experts make a last-chance breeding effort to keep his species alive.

The calm waters of the Runaway Bay marina were shattered after the incident on Monday.

Video: Fiery blast on Gold Coast boat leaves father and son leaping for their lives

Video shows the back deck of the motorboat going up in flames as the explosion ripped through it.

Millions of children in East Africa are facing starvation. Breakfast hears how you can help.

'I'm asking New Zealanders to really step up' - Child Fund boss makes appeal for Kiwis to help fight East Africa famine

Millions of people in East Africa are facing starvation. Breakfast hears how you can help.

Malcolm Turnbull and Donald Trump.

Donald Trump to meet Malcolm Turnbull for first time since fiery phone call

The US and Australian leaders will meet in New York.

Dr David Dao was injured during the now infamous incident earlier this month.

Listen: 'Disturbance on the aircraft' - audio of call to remove man from overbooked United Airlines flight released

Passenger Dr David Dao was injured while he was being taken off the aircraft earlier this month.

People could access the videos of the child's murder on her father's Facebook page for roughly 24 hours, until they were taken down yesterday.

Thai man kills his baby daughter on Facebook Live, then takes his own life

People could access the videos of the child's murder for 24 hours.

Yemen Prime Minister Ahmed Obeid bin Daghr attends the high-level pledging event for the humanitarian crisis in Yemen at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Tuesday April 25, 2017. (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP)

UN chief says aid conference draws $1.6 billion in pledges for war-torn Yemen

The war has pushed Yemen to the brink of famine and obliterated its health system.

Ms Trump made her first international outing as a White House advisor overnight, saying he was a “tremendous champion of supporting families”.

Ivanka Trump defends father, brushes aside groans in Berlin

The scattered groans and hisses came as she described her father as "a tremendous champion of supporting families".

In this photo provided by South Korean Defense Ministry, a South Korean navy sailor watches the destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer during a joint exercises between the United States and South Korea in South Korea's West Sea Tuesday, April 25, 2017. South Korea's military said Tuesday that North Korea held major live-fire drills in an area around its eastern coastal town of Wonsan as it marked the anniversary of the founding of its military. (South Korean Defense Ministry via AP)

North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary as US conducts naval exercises

Recent satellite images indicate increased activity around North Korea's nuclear test site.

The car backed by Google boss Larry Page, has been filmed taking off for the first time.

Lift off! New flying car takes its first flight

The car backed by Google boss Larry Page, has been filmed taking off for the first time.

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmate Jack Jones, who is one of two Arkansas killers set to die Monday, April 24, 2017, in the nation's first double execution in more than 16 years. Jones was given the death penalty for the 1995 rape and killing of Mary Phillips. (Arkansas Department of Correction via AP, File)

Arkansas executes two inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

Arkansas completed the United States' first double execution since 2000.

FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, Bill O'Reilly of the Fox News Channel program "The O'Reilly Factor," poses for photos in New York. O’Reilly says in a statement posted to his website that he is “vulnerable to lawsuits” because of his high-profile job in response to a New York Times report, Saturday, April 1, 2017,  detailing payouts made to settle accusations of sexual harassment and other inappropriate behavior. Fox News’ parent company 21st Century Fox backed him in a statement.  AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Bill O'Reilly surprised by Fox News exit, says 'truth will come out' on new podcast

Former Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly has broken his silence after being sacked over sexual misconduct allegations.

In the first round of voting the public rejected the two main parties, selecting Mr Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen.

Russia-linked hackers targeted Macron's French election campaign

Russia is again in the firing line after being linked to a hacking attempt in France's presidential elections.

The electronics giant promises this phone has undergone vigorous safety testing.

Study finds Samsung's S8 phones more prone to screen cracks

They're beautiful, but also "extremely susceptible to cracking when dropped from any angle."

Dr Peggy Whitson beat the previous record of 534 days held by Jeff Williams.

Woman breaks the record for the most days spent in space by a US astronaut

Meanwhile President Trump laid down the gauntlet to NASA to put humans on Mars.

He told students in Chicago he's spent a lot of time thinking about what he could do for his next job.

Trump not mentioned as Barack Obama makes his first public remarks since leaving office

Obama doled out advice on leadership and marriage to Chicago students.

The current president along with the main left and right parties have thrown their support behind centrist leader Emmanuel Macron.

Hollande urges voters to reject far-right leader Marine Le Pen as next French President

France's president says he will vote for Macron and is urging others to do the same.

United Nations U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley address the Security Council after a vote on a resolution condemning Syria's use of chemical weapons failed, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

US warns North Korea over attacking US base or testing long range missile

Nikki Haley said the US wasn't looking for a fight and wouldn't attack North Korea "unless he gives us reason to do something".

Airstrike kills eight members of same family in northern Syria

Local activists said the strike appeared to have been launched by the US-led coalition.

Tatiana Chernova competing in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

Russian heptathlete Chernova stripped of Beijing Olympics medal

This is the third title 29 year old Tatyana Chernova has lost to doping.

Trump administration to issue new sanctions against Syria

Officials say the sanctions will cut off further funding and support to the Syrian government.

US astronaut Peggy Whitson.

World's most experienced spacewoman breaks another record

Over a period of three flights, astronaut Peggy Whitson has spent 666 days in orbit.

Egypt sentences 20 to death over police station attack

15 people were killed including 11 police during the 2013 attack in Kerdasa.

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