The daily grind for northern suburb drivers is set to ease after the long-awaited extension to the Mitchell Freeway began on Wednesday.
Brendan Foster Kerry Faulkner says her 13-year-old daughter who suffers from acute scoliosis is in crippling pain because she has to wait months to get fitted with a new brace.
Sarah Whyte and Bevan Shields The royal commission into child sex abuse has demanded immigration authorities hand over a series of documents in a move that could eventually widen to see Australia's detention centres become a target of the inquiry.
Emma Young A 46-year-old man is in critical condition after being thrown from his motorbike in a road accident in North Beach on Wednesday evening.
Ray Sparvell The City of Fremantle's attempts to ban plastic bags from its shops again appear in danger of being thwarted by Barnett government opposition.
Amy Corderoy Few people screened for certain cancers are being informed of risks from potentially dangerous treatments.
Nick Toscano and Jane Lee Cardinal George Pell has strongly denied being involved in an alleged sex abuse cover-up within the Catholic church after a royal commission heard he tried to bribe a victim to keep quiet.
Dan Harrison Prime Minister Tony Abbott has vowed not to close down the trade in live cattle to Vietnam following revelations Australian cattle are being slaughtered with sledgehammers in Vietnamese abbattoirs.
Mark Kenny, Gareth Hutchens Labor's Chris Bowen has committed the ALP to a fully formed carbon price at the next election, but has ruled out a return to the disastrous mining tax fiasco which saw the Rudd and Gillard governments pilloried for implementing a tax that raised almost no money.
Ray Sparvell A man in a car performed an indecent act in front of two teenage girls in separate incidents in Kalgoorlie on Monday and Tuesday.