Free TV Australia says a new industry code, banning the advertising of live betting odds, will probably come into effect within weeks.1 hour, 13 minutes ago
Indigenous leaders in Western Australia are holding a crisis meeting with senior bureaucrats to discuss high suicide rates among the Noongar community.1 hour, 47 minutes ago
A strategy has been launched by the State Government to boost immunisation rates in WA and prevent the outbreak of diseases like measles, rubella and meningitis.1 hour, 49 minutes ago
Australians living in tornado-ravaged Oklahoma are bracing for more of the killer twisters that have ripped through the US State.May 21, 2013, 11:01 am
Kevin Rudd says his change of heart over gay marriage was because he wanted the public to know his stance before an upcoming vote in June.May 21, 2013, 9:08 am
Seven West Media has named TV boss Tim Worner as its new chief executive, replacing Don Voelte.May 21, 2013, 8:22 am
The State Government hopes to expand a mattress recycling project in a bid to reduce the amount of waste going to landfill each year.May 21, 2013, 8:06 am
Two men were dragged from their cars and threatened with knives in separate attacks in Perth's south-eastern suburbs last night.May 21, 2013, 7:45 am
A young man was fighting for life last night after being struck by a car in Bicton.May 21, 2013, 6:55 am
A 61-year-old Dumbleyung man may have suffered medical complications before his car crashed in the Great Southern last nightMay 21, 2013, 6:55 am
Fremantle forward Michael Walters is on the verge of signing a new three-year contract worth around $1 million, with the in-form left footer's ankle injury sustained on the weekend unlikely to slow talks on the deal that have been underway for several weeks.May 21, 2013, 6:30 am
Former WA businessman Matthew Joyce has been jailed for 10 years in Dubai and fined $25 million for his part in a fraudulent land deal.May 21, 2013, 6:26 am
Slim Dusty sang about nothing being so lonesome, morbid or dreary than a pub with no beer. This doesn't bode well for Roebourne's Victoria Hotel, which hasn't had a patron - let alone beer - for years.May 21, 2013, 6:25 am
Perth newlyweds and reality TV contestants Jemma Blenkinsop and Ben Van Ryt got a shock when they opened the doors to their Melville home for the first time since handing their keys to a group of strangers who had just one week to do a whole-house renovation.May 21, 2013, 6:24 am
Authorities are searching for a caller who sparked an extensive air search yesterday afternoon after making two hoax mayday radio calls claiming a helicopter had crashed north-west of Gingin.May 21, 2013, 6:22 am
A team of Perth businessmen are mixing fitness and fundraising with a sense of adventure as they ride mountain bikes across the Kimberley in the tough 2013 Gibb River Road Challenge.May 21, 2013, 5:56 am
The number of women selling illegal drugs in WA has soared 78 per cent in a year, according to a report into Australia's drug trade.May 21, 2013, 5:55 am
Amanda Smolic never ceases to be amazed by the resilience and fighting spirit of her five-year-old son Regan.May 21, 2013, 5:39 am
UPDATE 11.45am: Children were trapped inside a school and areas of metropolitan Oklahoma City were levelled in a massive tornado that packed winds of more than 320km/h.May 21, 2013, 5:13 am
The run of six suspected murders in six days last week will put pressure on officers analysing hundreds of exhibits from dozens of crime scenes to meet the demands of the criminal justice system, WA's top forensic officer has warned.May 21, 2013, 2:50 am
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Live betting odds to be banned on free TV. http://t.co/nsLGiXHlpY
Crisis meeting called on Aboriginal suicide. #perthnews http://t.co/IZh0smB60L
Strategy to boost immunisation rates. #perthnews http://t.co/sZDbEvsCPX
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Baz Luhrmann rues Harry Potter snub. http://t.co/EnNvaVFWDu
West Australian describes tornado terror. #perthnews http://t.co/l9TPanKpII
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Seth MacFarlane chooses sleep over Oscars. http://t.co/Cuubas3DGz
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