Here's a first look at the monster six storey wave that shattered the leg of champion paddle boarder, Justin Holland, on Saturday.
Ray Sparvell A once in a decade swell along the south-west coast last weekend was matched by an equal swell in visitor numbers to Margaret River.
David Wroe The average Australian jihadist is 25 years old, likely to be Australian-born and better-educated than the previous generation of extremists of the 1990s and post-September 11 period, a top think-tank has found.
David Wroe Indonesia was asked by the United States to send troops to join the fight against the Islamic State terror group in Iraq but declined because it feared a backlash among radical Muslims at home, the country's former foreign minister has revealed.
Gareth Hutchens A former head of Treasury slammed the Abbott government and the Labor opposition for entrenching Australia in a "non-debate" about budget fairness on one hand, and ruling out much needed tax reforms on the other.
Emma Young Police are on the scene of a five-car pile-up on the Kwinana Freeway southbound in Jandakot.
Bridie Smith, Science Editor Stewart Duguid used to have an epileptic seizure every fortnight. He never knew when they would strike. But the seizures were debilitating and proved impossible to control with medication.
Nick Toscano, Ben Schneiders An attempt by the Health Services Union to claw back $1.3 million allegedly misappropriated by former national secretary Kathy Jackson is on hold amid claims of a rapid deterioration in her finances.
James Massola, John Garnaut Prime Minister Tony Abbott has delivered a blunt warning that Australia "deplores" any unilateral action that would alter the status quo in the South China Sea, in a clear reference to China's ambitious reclamation and island-building projects that are designed to position its military hardware in the disputed Spratly Islands chain.
Leanne Nicholson West Australian property investors, it was great while it lasted. It may not be quite doomsday, but according to a leading national analyst, it looks like the good times in Perth's housing market are about to come to an end.