Woodside Petroleum's proposed $US3.75 billion acquisition of a portfolio of Apache assets cleared a key hurdle this morning when it won approval from Australia's competition regulator.
Australia's first ever contestant in the Eurovision song contest is Guy Sebastian, who says he plans on making an epic entrance.
Police uncovered an alleged drug lab during a search warrant at a Westminster property yesterday.
Explosives, a detonator and a military projectile round were among the items police allegedly seized during a search warrant on a West Perth home yesterday.
Police are looking for two men who stole jewellery during a smash and grab at a Cannington pawnbrokers yesterday.
The relentless cost drive dominating the iron ore industry entered its latest downward spiral yesterday, with the first 100 of an expected 800 Rio Tinto workers laid off across some of the giant's biggest mine sites.
The arson and bomb squads are investigating explosions at two separate ATMs in Perth's southern suburbs this morning.
Sculpture by the Sea is on life support after mining billionaire Gina Rinehart's company did not continue its sponsorship from last year.
A snorkeller searching for lost fishing tackle north of Cottesloe Beach has discovered a GoPro camera which contains footage that may identify the owner.
Whitegoods and lounges are replacing new mines and LNG plants as the powerhouses of the Australian economy - but not fast enough to stem a likely lift in unemployment.