German authorities say at least six people were killed by a powerful explosion at a chemical waste incineration plant in the city of Leverkusen.
Tributes are pouring in for young mum Kyra Lane, 22, who died along side Braydon Muir-Smith, 24, when their car crashed in East Pingelly in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Daryna Zadvirna & Michael Traill
An attack on a merchant ship in the Arabian Sea, blamed on Iran, has been criticised by NATO and the European Union.
A 37-year-old road worker is fighting for life after being struck by a car in Silver Sands overnight.
Fires burning in parched conditions and strong winds in Turkey have left eight people dead and forced residents and tourists to flee vacation resorts in boats.
Mehmet Guzel and Suzan Fraser
A Perth woman in her 50s has been taken to Royal Perth Hospital by a chopper after a metal pole came loose from the truck in front of her and smashed through her windscreen.
Two kayakers have been rescued from large swell after going out for a paddle despite a severe weather warning.
Firefighters on the Italian island of Sicily are battling dozens of wildfires fueled by temperatures topping 45 degrees
Scores of wildfires that have ravaged Turkey have been brought under control, authorities say, but blazes continue to threaten popular tourist spots.
A 58-year-old man has been killed and two teenagers seriously injured after a crash in Churchlands overnight.
Police say 19 people have been injured, nine of them seriously, after a bus en route from Belgrade to Stockholm crashed south of Berlin.
Anna Kristina Bueckmann and Silke Nauschuetz, dpa
Safety regulators are looking into a near-miss on a decommissioned Santos gas project off WA where workers clinging to a platform scrambled to evade a swinging deck being lifted by a crane.
The known death toll from an explosion at a German industrial park has increased to five after authorities said the bodies of three more people were recovered.
New housing for temporary workers in the Mid West is part of the record $104.5 million injection to get the community back on its feet and rebuild the damage done by Severe Tropical Cyclone Seroja.
An explosion in a tank containing solvents at a chemicals plant in Germany has left at least two people dead, 31 injured and several missing.
Maria Sheahan and Madeline Chambers
With the search for more victims of the building collapse in Miami Florida ended, the final death toll stands at 98.
Eight people are dead and several injured after a 22-car pileup during a sandstorm in Utah.
The UN says a boat carrying migrants has capsized off Libya, leaving at least 57 people presumed dead.
Scottish climber Rick Allen has died in an avalanche on K2 during a climb for charity.
At least 113 people have been killed and more are missing in western India after days of landslides and flooding triggered by heavy monsoonal rains.
An elderly man has died in a horror crash in WA’s north on Saturday.
A motorcyclist has died after a tragic collision with a car in Perth’s south yesterday afternoon.
Rescue teams have pulled away from the site of a collapsed Florida condo building, declaring the search for more victims officially over.
David Fischer and Terry Spencer
Paramedics are treating a man in his 60s after a ute crossed into oncoming traffic and smashed into a road train in Bayswater this morning.
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