Millions of Australians paid substantially more for some favourite detergents under a cartel among its three biggest players, the competition watchdog has alleged.
Almost half a million West Australians will go looking for a Christmas present this weekend, with many of them increasingly upbeat about the year ahead.
Tensions brewing between Perth's two inner-city councils have erupted, with City of Vincent mayor John Carey blasting the City of Perth over "secret" phone polling of residents.
A shipment of 80,000 sheep to the Middle East remained in limbo yesterday as a Perth-based company under investigation over the treatment of cattle in Gaza battled for an export permit.
Labor left the Abbott Government with a $1.2 billion Budget black hole in unfunded offshore detention costs.
Researchers say they are getting closer to winning the war against breast cancer after a drug tested on Australian women was found to prevent the disease in those at high risk.
Shattered and grief-stricken, Pippa Beveridge is speaking out in the hope she can save even one family from the devastation of losing their teenage child to suicide.
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Tokyo (AFP) - A Japanese man went on a year-long burglary spree, making off with a haul worth $185,000 to feed 120 cats a gourmet diet, police said Thursday.
Hong Kong (AFP) - A six-year-old Chinese boy who had his eyes gouged out was discharged from a Shenzhen hospital Thursday, after being fitted with prosthetic eyeballs.
The injury-hit West Coast Waves have called Nikita-Lee Martin into the squad as a replacement for Kate Fielding, who is likely to miss the remainder of the WNBL season with a shin stress fracture.
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