Christian protestors arrested after sit-in at Julie Bishop's Perth office

Liam Ducey Police have converged on the electorate office of Deputy Leader Julie Bishop, arresting 11 Christian leaders protesting the detention of children.

Flight to Perth makes emergency landing in Adelaide


A Qantas flight from Sydney to Perth has made an emergency landing in Adelaide after a smoke warning light was activated.

Perth woman recovers money following dating scam

Insight Jenny

A woman who lost a six-figure sum in an online dating scam has become the first known West Australian victim of romance fraud to get some of her money back.

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Stingray caught on shark drum lines off Perth

Stingray caught on drum lines meant for sharks off Perth waters

Fisheries officers haul in a stingray while checking drum lines off Port beach in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Wife of missing Perth man Paul Weeks missing praying for a miracle

Paul Weeks

The wife of a Perth man among the passengers on a missing Malaysia Airlines plane has said she is still praying for a miracle to bring him home.

Perth agency makes hoax of deathly charity ad


Jillian McHugh You might have seen the ad – a bizarre public service announcement with the slogan ‘stay in school’ - that’s made worldwide headlines for its graphic depiction of four teenagers dying.

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Detainee flees Serco guards in Perth city centre

Police tape

Police have caught an escapee who ran from Serco guards in Perth's city centre.

AFP raid Perth Glory owner's offices again

Perth Glory owner Tony Sage

The offices of millionaire resources magnate and Perth Glory owner Tony Sage have been raided for a second time by the Australian Federal Police.

Perth woman Amanda Jane Kelly sentence to life for role in murder of David Houston


A troubled teenager who helped her boyfriend in the brutal drug-fuelled murder of a man she had just met, will spend the next 14 years behind bars.

Missing Perth man Michael Pruiti suspected murdered

Michael Pruiti was last seen in Lesmurdie.

The disappearance of a 31-year-old Perth man is being treated as a homicide after his car was found burnt out in bushland.

Perth shock jock Howard Sattler to sue station for termination over Julia Gillard interview

Howard Sattler

Jillian McHugh Disgraced shock jock Howard Sattler is suing his former employer Radio 6PR for at least half a million dollars.

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Perth woman sues deli owner after drinking sperm from bottled water

Bottled water.

Leanne Nicholson EXCLUSIVE A Perth woman who drank a bottle of water containing semen has lodged civil action against the deli owner who sold the water and whose DNA matched the sperm.


Brutalist icon to make way for Perth CBD hotel

The Westin hotel

Michael Hopkin FESA's former head office is to make way for a new hotel aimed at easing the accommodation squeeze in the CBD.

One-punch victim Thomas Keaney dies in Perth hospital

Thomas Jay Keaney

Aleisha Orr A man who suffered severe head injuries as a result of a one-punch attack earlier this month has died in hospital.

Psychosis warning for Perth New Years revellers


New Year revellers have been warned not to take drugs after Fremantle emergency doctors treated seven psychosis cases within 24 hours, caused by an as-yet-unidentified drug.

Hovea man dies defending home from Perth hills bushfires

The Parkerville fire.

Robyn Preston A 62-year-old Hovea man has reportedly died, after he lost consciousness on the roof of his house while defending it from a bushfire and 27 homes have been destroyed in the Perth hills.

Live updates: Perth hills bushfires

Fire crews Perth bushfire

Four people feared victims of a Perth Hills bushfire have been found safe, while firefighters battle into the night.

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Perth hills bushfire could have flare-ups, was probably started by power pole

Firefighters are still working to control a blaze that destroyed 52 homes and two sheds in the Perth hills, with authorities warning strong winds could cause a flare-up.

From the fire zone: Perth Hills bushfires

The day the fire started was the second day in Perth where temperatures exceeded 40 degrees. The cause is still to be determined. Images courtesy of the Department of Fire and Emergency Services

Locals return to Perth hills devastation

Deadly blaze destroys 50 homes (Thumbnail)

The flames may be out, but the recovery for the Perth hills after Sunday's devastating firestorm is just beginning as residents who lost homes return to view the damage.