Emergency Services Minister Reece Whitby has told WA to brace for a ‘horror fire season’ as the State prepares for soaring temperatures this summer.
A 13 year old French girl has died days after her mobile phone, plugged in to charge, fell into her bath.
A multiple car crash on the Kwinana Freeway caused traffic chaos on Saturday afternoon, with one woman pulled from a car by firefighters and rushed to hospital.
A man has died in a light plane crash about 140km west of Moree in northern NSW.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the management of a Siberian coal mine falsified methane data at the site where an explosion killed 51 people.
German police say an explosion at a construction site next to a busy railway line in Munich has injured three people.
A Queensland man has been crushed to death in the back of a garbage truck at Stapylton, near the Gold Coast.
Authorities have begun their investigation into the cause of a devastating blaze at a Perth factory over the weekend, combing through the charred remains of the commercial building for answers.
Belmont’s Bunnings has been evacuated and a leisure centre closed as firefighters continue to battle a blaze that has destroyed a commercial dry-cleaning factory and prompted smoke warnings in the area.
Businesses have been evacuated as a huge fire that engulfed a Belmont linen factory continues to burn. Aviation Fire and Rescue vehicles have now the fight to control the blaze.
A linen factory has been engulfed by fire in Belmont, causing huge plumes of smoke to fill the sky.
A Russian court has ordered five people to remain in pre-trial detention for two months pending an investigation into a coal mine accident that killed 51.
Ahead of the December 1 vaccination mandate deadline for critical workers, dozens of staff are refusing to get the jab in a move that could cost them their jobs.
An emergency warning has been issued for an out-of-control bushfire threatening lives in the shire of Broome.
French President Emmanuel Macron says when migrants arrive on French shores with hopes of heading to the United Kingdom "it is already too late".
Oleg Cetinic and John Leicester
At least 52 people have been killed following a gas leak at a coal mine in Russia's Siberia, including six rescuers sent to bring out survivors.
Alexander Marrow and Tom Balmforth
The State’s most notorious bikie Troy Mercanti spent tonight at his daughter’s hospital bedside after she was badly hurt in a horror car crash.
Daryna Zadvirna, Michael Traill, Sarah Steger
Vision of the frantic moments after notorious Mongol bikie Troy Mercanti’s daughter Tori and her 30-year-old friend ploughed into a Dianella power pole have emerged.
A fire at a coal mine in Russia's Siberia has killed 11 people and injured more than 40 others, with dozens more still trapped.
High levels of rain in recent months have left parts of Western Australia facing a higher summer bushfire risk, authorities warn.
A report commissioned by families of victims of the downing of a Ukrainian airliner by Iran says the incident was the responsibility of high-level officials.
A gas leak at a Spanish nuclear plant has left one person dead and three in hospital, local emergency services say.
British and French officials have traded blame after 27 migrants died when their dinghy deflated as they made a perilous crossing of the English Channel.
Geert De Clercq and Ingrid Melander
The death toll from an incident at a Christmas parade in Milwaukee has risen to six, with the man accused of driving his car into the crowd charged with murder.
Brendan O'Brien and Julio-Cesar Chavez
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