Phil Hickey and Sarah Steger
Ben HarveyChief Reporter
A disgraced Afghan sergeant who was sentenced to death after he murdered three Australian soldiers is going to walk free from jail in a US peace deal with the Taliban.
Four people were killed from alleged family violence during the peak of WA’s lockdown. Experts say cases will rise as COVID-19 places pressure on families.
A new report has found childcare costs are stopping many Australian women from working more than three days a week, with experts saying a $5bn investment would see our GDP jump by $11bn.
A Perth mother desperate to get home for her young son’s birthday is stranded in the UK despite having a return ticket and a travel exemption.
The McGowan Government has developed plans that could see Royal Perth Hospital replaced by a major new facility but it will not happen for many years while money is spent fighting COVID-19.
The family of the boy killed in the Beirut port explosion this week, two-year-old Isaac Oehlers, will quarantine in Western Australia where they have family.
Phil Hickey, Peter de Kruijff and Annabel Hennessy
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