Treasurer Troy Buswell will today tell Julia Gillard's GST review panel that it is in Australia's economic interest to give WA a bigger share of the national taxation pool.July 9, 2012, 2:35 am
Fallen AFL star Ben Cousins has revealed plans to rebuild his life and flagged a possible move back into the football world during an exclusive interview just weeks after his drug conviction.July 9, 2012, 2:30 am
Troy Buswell has declared he has no desire to lead the Liberal Party and cannot imagine any circumstance in which he will become premier of WA.July 9, 2012, 2:30 am
WA's curriculum authority says it will consider whether Year 12 students should have to study more subjects to qualify for university.July 9, 2012, 2:20 am
Tony Abbott has been unable to say how his plan to tow asylum boats back to Indonesia would work, admitting he was no "modern-day Captain Hornblower".July 9, 2012, 2:15 am
Greens leader Christine Milne has traded barbs with Kevin Rudd's wife Therese Rein as Labor powerbrokers look to distance themselves from their minority Government partners.July 9, 2012, 2:15 am
One in five cars or motorcycles stolen in WA is never recovered, according to figures that reveal vehicle thefts are on the rise for the first time in almost a decade.July 9, 2012, 2:10 am
On the shelves of supermarkets across WA, a shift is about to take place that has sparked furious debate over a fundamental question: what makes an egg free range?July 9, 2012, 2:05 am
Captain Matthew Pavlich again proven his importance to Fremantle after inspiring a dogged 38-point win over the Western Bulldogs at Patersons Stadium.July 8, 2012, 5:29 pm
Labor has ramped up its campaign for the 2013 election by launching a YouTube video of leader Mark McGowan and a new website, its fourth in recent months.July 8, 2012, 3:45 pm
Two young entrepreneurs who started an award-winning international ice-cream business from scratch are urging talented Italians not to abandon their recession-hit country.July 8, 2012, 2:52 pm
UPDATE: Fremantle have named Paul Duffield as their substitute for this afternoon's AFL clash with the Western Bulldogs at Patersons Stadium.July 8, 2012, 1:57 pm
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have started discussing their divorce settlement.July 8, 2012, 1:45 pm
The Department of Fisheries has warned that a whale near the shore at Port Beach in Fremantle may attract sharks while it remains in the area.July 8, 2012, 12:20 pm
Police will continue to search for a 36-year-old Myalup man who has been missing since Tuesday night.July 8, 2012, 10:00 am
Two 18-year-old drivers have been charged after allegedly racing their cars in Geraldton.July 8, 2012, 10:00 am
Police were kept busy yesterday afternoon with people rescued in two separate water emergencies.July 8, 2012, 9:37 am
UPDATE 12.15pm: Police have spent yet another weekend dealing with a wild party in Gosnells where officers were pelted with bottles and other projectiles by out-of-control party-goers.July 8, 2012, 8:53 am
UPDATE 12.15pm: A party to celebrate a teenager's birthday turned violent last night with reports of more than 150 people attending a Bullcreek house.July 8, 2012, 8:28 am
UPDATE 5.30pm: Police are investigating a deliberately lit fire that ripped through a historic suburban primary school late last night.July 8, 2012, 8:16 am
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Australia one wicket from victory after another English player gets out hooking #Ashes http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV
#Ashes: Broad hooks Siddle for 6 first over of the day. Then hooks him straight to fielder next ball. Eng seven down http://t.co/E5GvQn4vKV
Pav's parents know the dangers http://t.co/gCqbyjXqUD #perthnews #pledgefornate #godockers
Burying mining tax to take months http://t.co/QKMCWQVVsd #perthnews
Man charged as bashed Clarkson man fights for life http://t.co/lp1E0vWJBo #perthnews
Fears over damaged hearts http://t.co/W8IDv9iZBN #perthnews
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