The doomed Malaysia Airlines flight did not crash in the Maldives but is instead closer to Perth, according to one of the world's leading oceanographers.
Firefighters are at the scene of a massive blaze at a tyre recycling facility in Welshpool.
The body of Ben Prior, the 30-year-old man who fell into the Swan River on Tuesday, has been found.
WorkSafe investigators have reassembled the roof that collapsed at Curtin University in October, bringing them a step closer to finding out how young worker Jonnie Hartshorn was killed.
A massive search operation is continuing in rough seas off Esperance after a Perth holiday-maker was washed off rocks.
A large-scale marine search for a man in his 30s who was swept off rocks in Esperance has resumed this morning.
The Scott Morrison-led government will introduce new laws today allowing it to declare a national state of emergency if needed during natural disasters and other times of crisis.
The family of Ben Prior — who is missing after falling off his dinghy into the Swan River — say they are filled with ‘overwhelming sadness’ as the search for the much-loved boatie continues.
A massive search launched near Esperance for a person swept off rocks on Wednesday is expected to continue this morning.
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The friend of a 30-year-old man missing after falling off his boat into the Swan River near Ascot yesterday afternoon has described the terrifying moments before he plunged into the water.
An extensive search operation will continue in Ascot today for a missing 30-year-old man who fell from a boat into the water.
Thirteen parties have been charged over the deaths of 22 people during a volcanic eruption on a New Zealand island in 2019.
A crowd funding campaign has raised thousands of dollars for the family of the heroic Perth teenager who died trying to save a cousin during an ill-fated night swim at Scarborough beach.
Police are searching for the driver of a stolen SUV that smashed into a northern suburbs home overnight, narrowly missing the residents inside — and causing extensive damage to house.
Formula One driver Romain Grosjean was trapped in a burning car after it sliced in half and exploded into a fireball, following a crash on the first lap of the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday.
A 17-year-old girl has been charged with manslaughter over the death of a 15-year-old girl, who suffered catastrophic injuries when she was flung from the top of a car in a dangerous ‘hooning’ stunt.
Dozens have paid tribute to the 15-year-old ‘car surfing’ victim of a tragic Pinjarra joyride, describing her as ‘a beautiful spirit’ as her family plans to switch off her life support.
A fire at a Perth wrecking yard that is sending a thick plume of potentially dangerous smoke has prompted a warning from authorities for people to remain indoors and close all doors and windows.
With bushfire season officially starting this week, a new app and website have been launched to help West Australians better prepare for the summer ahead.
A little girl who died in her mother’s car after police allege she was left in the sun has been remembered as a “precious angel”.
Two WA families will come together at Cervantes today for an emotional ceremony to remember two media men killed in an extraordinary plane crash 60 years ago.
A teenager is in a critical condition after an alleged hit-and-run in Wellard last night.
Police have concerns for the welfare of a boy who last seen leaving his southern suburbs home yesterday.
Philanthropist Nicola Forrest has opened up about her daughter Grace’s ‘close call’ on a family holiday early this year — a jetski accident that left the 24-year-old needing a walking frame.
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