Sarah Whyte Severe heatwaves and sweltering temperatures contributed to another record-breaking ''angry summer'' that will likely get worse, according to a Climate Council report.
Fairfax New Zealand Paul Weeks moved to Perth in search of a better life after the Christchurch earthquakes and, finally, it seemed his life was heading on an exciting new phase.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade says it's providing consular assistance to the family of an Australian man found dead in the Philippines.
John Birmingham For the true fan of the apocalypse, the end of the world is all about the shooting and shopping. Oh sure, there's the dread, horror and the terribly sad bits where everyone dies and you can't get a...
Melbourne Victory took on Perth Glory at Ethihad Stadium for the A-Legue Elimination Final, which saw Victory knock out Glory in thrilling 2-1 match.
Nino Bucci National taskforce that has cut off the Rebels at the knees may take aim at the other 'big three'.
The parents of a teenager who died after his drink was spiked with methanol on an Indonesian island say they are confident the perpetrators will be arrested.
Karlis Salna An Australian woman assaulted as a knife was held to her throat during a violent robbery in Bali is believed to be the latest victim of a serial rapist.
Nick O'malley, Dylan Welch The presence of US forces in Australia could be given a radical boost under plans due to be presented to Congress today, which include the particularly daring option of basing an entire US naval...
Nick O'Malley, John Garnaut and Dylan Welch The US could base an aircraft carrier and supporting fleet in Perth, under plans to be presented to Congress today.
Proposal to host an entire US carrier battle group of up to 10 warships in Perth was part of an exercise to establish exactly how far the US could increase its firepower in the Asia-Pacific, the...
Nick O'Malley and Dylan Welch A PROPOSAL to host an entire US carrier battle group of up to 10 warships in Perth was part of an exercise to establish exactly how far the US could ramp up its firepower in the Asia-Pacific, the...
A soldier who was killed in Afghanistan only three months into his first operational deployment for the Australian army will be farewelled in his home town of Perth on Tuesday.
Vice-Admiral Russell Crane
SEA BATTLES stem from ancient days, and as sailors we have an unending commitment to the traditions of life at sea.
A Perth man managed to throw one of his attackers out of a window before being stabbed in the neck and chest during a home invasion at a Bali villa in the early hours of Friday morning.
Three people have been charged over a wild party in Perth that left a 37-year-old policeman unconscious.
Peter Martin THE census provides an insight into why many Australians feel they are going backwards. The typical household income grew 20 per cent in the five years to the 2011 census.
Fires burned out-of-control for most of yesterday in Perth, destroying more than 40 homes.
Emergency services work perilously to get a bushfire in north-east Perth under control. Amateur footage shows the blaze frighteningly close to suburbia.
Fires have reached the edge of north eastern Perth, but firefighters hope to get the blazes under control by later today.