Job losses from the merger of Western Australia's two major newspapers are far worse than expected and the move will imperil media diversity in the state, a union warns.
South Korea's military aims to deploy an advanced US missile defence unit on a golf course, a defence ministry official says, after scrapping its initial site in the face of opposition from residents.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather knocked out critical infrastructure in South Australia on Wednesday.
Two men are acquitted of the manslaughter of Queensland man Wayne Dover, who was punched outside a nightclub on the Sunshine Coast in 2013.
Aerial shark patrols of Perth beaches are set to resume this weekend amid a spike in detections along the metropolitan coast.
Saudi Arabia warns of "disastrous consequences" from a United States law allowing relatives of the victims of the September 11 attacks to sue the kingdom.