Gina Rinehart has to release the tax advice she relied on to try to force her children to sign away their rights to a $5 billion family trust.July 27, 2012, 2:10 am
One of Gina Rinehart's private companies has reportedly splashed out more than $44 million on two luxury apartments in Singapore.July 27, 2012, 2:08 am
Authorities have intercepted a boat carrying a suspected 52 asylum seekers off the WA coast.July 26, 2012, 7:42 pm
Traffic is heavy after a crash in Malaga this evening.July 26, 2012, 6:28 pm
The uncertainty surrounding Karl O’Callaghan’s future as WA’s Police Commissioner deepened today when the Premier said he had “concerns” about a Corruption and Crime Commission report into how Mr O’Callaghan’s corporate credit card had been used.July 26, 2012, 6:11 pm
A mentally ill man who admitted killing his fiancee by slashing her throat and pumping her chest to speed up blood loss knew right from wrong, a psychiatrist has testified.July 26, 2012, 5:57 pm
Indonesian authorities have sent a naval vessel to pick up a group of asylum seekers that had been adrift for three days after their boat broke down while on its way to Australia.July 26, 2012, 5:20 pm
The Road Safety Council has expressed frustration over delays introducing laws targeting repeat drink-drivers after the State Government launched new legislation giving police the power to issue immediate two-month bans to motorists caught with a blood alcohol reading of at least 0.08.July 26, 2012, 4:43 pm
A traumatised young woman has described how a carload of callous thugs mowed her down as she crossed a Canning Vale road last night and then fled, leaving her injured on the road.July 26, 2012, 4:39 pm
UPDATE: 3pm Lloyd Rayney said he and his two daughters were “frightened” about security after Corryn’s disappearance, his personal assistant told his Perth murder trial today.July 26, 2012, 4:30 pm
Christmas Island’s beautiful Flying Fish Cove, which is the scene of one of nature’s most spectacular sights with the red crab migration, has finally been cleared of the rusting, oil-leaking shipwreck that has blocked the port for almost seven months.July 26, 2012, 3:34 pm
A police officer facing assault charges over the arrest of a woman during a Perth festival told her to "stop acting like a little girl", a Perth court has been told.July 26, 2012, 2:16 pm
The "triumph of central bank policy hopes over incoming macro-economic reality" saw the Australian sharemarket finish in the black ahead of important US economic data tonight and tomorrow.July 26, 2012, 2:13 pm
A controversial new rotation policy for WA police has been deferred for a month amid threats of industrial action by the union.July 26, 2012, 1:58 pm
Computer security experts have been urged to hunt down and eliminate hackers, spies, terrorists and other online evildoers to prevent devastating attacks.July 26, 2012, 1:21 pm
Danny Green has hinted that another world title fight is on his radar after ending his Perth career with a comprehensive win over Danny Santiago.July 26, 2012, 12:24 pm
One lucky West Australian could get an incredible start to the new financial year, with Lotto Powerball having jackpotted to $30 million.July 26, 2012, 12:15 pm
Danny Green says more WA boxers must be prepared to gamble if they are to fill the void he is leaving behind.July 26, 2012, 12:08 pm
The Australian sharemarket was higher mid-session, led by the industrial sector and continuing hopes for a European bailout.July 26, 2012, 11:15 am
The search for a 16-year-old boy who went missing near Wiluna two days ago is continuing today as concerns grow for his welfare.July 26, 2012, 10:12 am
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Christmas Island: Group of asylum seekers appears to have arrived undetected. Discovered by locals. http://t.co/Gchh2GhXSD
Detectives investigate the assault and attempted deprivation of liberty of a 14-year-old girl. #PerthNews http://t.co/zMC6XP7KHf
BREAKING: Asylum seekers believed to have swum ashore at Christmas Island after their boat broke up.http://t.co/QZYEcz89JV
Firefighters battle 8m flames near Dongara. http://t.co/PVIrTojIhV
#TorontoMayor offered money and a car to suspected drug dealers in exchange for crack tape: court reports. http://t.co/lvirRcRVR5
President Barack Obama's dog has melted hearts after a minor run-in with a toddler. http://t.co/29aKQ8EETT
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