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‘I’LL KILL YOU ALL’: Worker douses himself in petrol

premium_icon ‘I’LL KILL YOU ALL’: Worker douses himself in petrol

DOUSING himself in petrol, wielding a hunting knife and threatening to set himself...

NBN customers paying more for the same speeds

premium_icon NBN customers paying more for the same speeds

ACCC delves into high prices of NBN services

 
$3.2 million promised for southwest highway upgrade

$3.2 million promised for southwest highway upgrade

A section of the Carnarvon Highway will receive upgrades to improve safety for heavy vehicles.

Dad punches 15-y-o daughter’s adult boyfriend

premium_icon Dad punches 15-y-o daughter’s adult boyfriend

Pushed to breaking point by his 15-year-old daughter’s older boyfriend, this father snapped.

Roma’s worst Tinder profiles revealed

premium_icon Roma’s worst Tinder profiles revealed

FROM cheating FIFO husbands to mullet-bearing cowboys, these are the worst southwest Tinder profiles The Western Star has uncovered.

‘Depressingly familiar’: Judge fury at drug-drive chaos

premium_icon ‘Depressingly familiar’: Judge fury at drug-drive chaos

Drug-driver Justin Roffe-Gammon hit a woman walking her dog.

Victim loses $120k in scam targeting students

premium_icon Victim loses $120k in scam targeting students

Students handing over more than $100K to Chinese Consulate scammers.

5200 jobs in $6 billion roads bonanza

premium_icon 5200 jobs in $6 billion roads bonanza

Infrastructure boom as $6b spent on road projects in 2020.

Business News

    Bus boss’s leaked email to workers about Adani

    Bus boss’s leaked email to workers about Adani

    Bus employees cautioned over Adani contract after Reef fall-out.

    ‘Free internet’ con artist cops six years

    premium_icon ‘Free internet’ con artist cops six years

    Former Freenet director Jonathan William Parker jailed.

    Comm Bank facing class action from 700k customers

    premium_icon Comm Bank facing class action from 700k customers

    700,000 life insurance customers are suing the Commonwealth Bank.

    Mum's warning: Xbox game comes with scary content

    premium_icon Mum's warning: Xbox game comes with scary content

    Seven-year-old finds bag of pills in game bought second hand.

    Aboriginal child care worker wins stress leave dispute

    premium_icon Aboriginal child care worker wins stress leave dispute

    Bullied carer wins stress leave compensation claim.

    ’Skilled and capable’ cafe worker killed by dishwasher

    premium_icon ’Skilled and capable’ cafe worker killed by dishwasher

    One simple thing could have saved Guy Clark's life.

    The secret killer lurking in your child's fave snack

    premium_icon The secret killer lurking in your child's fave snack

    Scientists fear arsenic levels in crackers too high for kids.

    Sorry, Bridget. That’s not being a good sport

    premium_icon Sorry, Bridget. That’s not being a good sport

    Eliza Barr asks does Bridget McKenzie think voters are ignorant?

    Major search under way for missing Coast light plane

    premium_icon Major search under way for missing Coast light plane

    A search-and-rescue operation is under way for a missing plane.

    This film may change your mind about plastic

    This film may change your mind about plastic

    Plastic in the Air highlights harmful myths about plastic.

    PM orders Bridget McKenzie sports scandal investigation

    PM orders Bridget McKenzie sports scandal investigation

    Prime Minister send sports scandal to department boss.

    Koalas could be wiped out by 2050 because of fires

    Koalas could be wiped out by 2050 because of fires

    Australia is accused of ‘sleepwalking to catastrophe’ over fires.

    Damning texts come back to haunt Trump

    Damning texts come back to haunt Trump

    Secret messages were revealed during Donald Trump impeachment trial.

    Piers Morgan labelled ‘racist’ over impression

    Piers Morgan labelled ‘racist’ over impression

    Good Morning Britain presenter under fire for mocking Chinese

    Americans lash out at ‘boring’ Trump trial

    Americans lash out at ‘boring’ Trump trial

    Americans social media users blast ‘boring’ Trump impeachment trial

    WATCH: Brave blokes take on monster burger challenge

    premium_icon WATCH: Brave blokes take on monster burger challenge

    This monster 12-patty burger challenge is one for the mega-munchers.

    Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

    Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

    Another stunning Italian town is selling homes for just $1.60

    Subway worker caught in ‘revolting’ act

    Subway worker caught in ‘revolting’ act

    Horrified customer claims worker's act is “absolutely disgusting”

    Passengers kicked off plane over shocking Wi-Fi name

    Passengers kicked off plane over shocking Wi-Fi name

    Shocking Wi-Fi hotspot name gets couple booted from flight

    Busted fan's plea after cheating video

    Busted fan's plea after cheating video

    A man has admitted to being caught cheating in plain sight after going viral