Oprah Winfrey has begun the first of her Aussie shows by declaring the world must visit Australia.December 14, 2010, 8:06 am
Tight security in the streets around the Sydney Opera House and helicopters buzzing overhead greeted the thousands of audience members who began queuing early for Oprah Winfrey's first show this morning.December 14, 2010, 7:48 am
A prisoner who broke out of Wooroloo Prison Farm by allegedly driving a prison vehicle used to fight bushfires through a fence is still on the run.December 14, 2010, 7:43 am
Fears were held for the safety of a 79-year-old hiker missing in rugged terrain in a Great Southern national park last night after police were forced to call off a search at dusk.December 14, 2010, 5:28 am
DNA testing could be used to target crocodile egg poachers who are flying helicopters from the Northern Territory to steal from nests in the Kimberley.December 14, 2010, 5:25 am
Qantas is about to enter the competitive fly-in, fly-out market after buying local operator Network Aviation.December 14, 2010, 5:18 am
Lawyer Lloyd Rayney has applied to the Supreme Court in a bid to be released on bail on a charge of wilfully murdering his wife Corryn.December 14, 2010, 5:17 am
If Kevin Spratt had asked police who tasered him 14 times in the Perth Watchhouse in 2008 to stop, they would have, an officer who jolted him 10 times said yesterday.December 14, 2010, 5:15 am
Tourism Minister Liz Constable is expected to lose her portfolio when Premier Colin Barnett announces his long-awaited Cabinet reshuffle today.December 14, 2010, 5:14 am
A Mandurah couple who are more than $2 million richer after claiming a division one win in the weekend's Lotto draw plan to go on a holiday and pay off their mortgage.December 14, 2010, 5:12 am
By English standards, the top temperature of 26C made it a scorcher in Perth yesterday so a cold beer was first on the list for many of the Barmy Army who arrived in WA for the third Ashes Test.December 14, 2010, 3:10 am
Ashes fever has descended on Perth as Australian and English crickets fans get ready to cheer their team to victory when the third Test starts at the WACA Ground on Thursday.December 14, 2010, 3:00 am
The National Australia Bank has warned interest rates could continue to climb for another 18 months despite Treasurer Wayne Swan's claims his banking reform package will drive down rates.December 14, 2010, 2:37 am
It is time for the nation's politicians to stop pretending they have a magic bullet to solve the community's complaints about banks.December 14, 2010, 2:36 am
A clear majority of West Australians support gay marriage, according to the latest Westpoll.December 14, 2010, 2:32 am
Early autopsy results on the body of a WA tourist show the 20-year-old drowned, according to Indonesian police.December 14, 2010, 2:22 am
The handle of a knife fatally plunged into a Claremont man's chest revealed the DNA of at least two people but did not include that of his wife, who is accused of killing her husband, a Perth court was told yesterday.December 14, 2010, 2:17 am
A South Korean trawler sank without warning off Antarctica yesterday, killing up to 22 fishermen.December 14, 2010, 2:06 am
Update, 8.08pm: Arson squad officers have arrived at the scene of a bushfire which earlier threatened homes in Gooseberry Hill but is now under control.December 13, 2010, 8:08 pm
Former Fremantle midfielder Paul Hasleby has completed the final act of his retirement by passing his cherished No 4 jumper number to first-round draft pick Jayden Pitt.December 13, 2010, 5:03 pm
Today's forecast: Mostly sunny
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Deaf community says sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial was a fake 'flapping his arms'. http://t.co/VFICFYpAvd
Green light for WA's first shark barrier. #PerthNews http://t.co/6pjtoVTEdd
Shark sighting means Scarborough Beach will be closed until 6am Thursday. #PerthNews http://t.co/0KDCHhp1lE
"It's a matter of human life coming first," Premier says of shark plan. #PerthNews http://t.co/ph0SGN5xEw
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#Holden quits Aust: Pressure on Toyota; Unions says Toyota will go; Holden boss said he told the truth. http://t.co/i8WAIBkL4b
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