National News

WA mum admits killing five-month-old son

A mother has admitted unlawfully killing her five-month-old son Lachlan, who was found dead in his cot at their home in Perth's south more than two years ago.

Ex-Palmer worker wants defamation trial

One of Clive Palmer's former employees is continuing with his bid to sue the businessman-turned-politician for defamation, despite suffering a setback in court.

Singapore Air engine fire, no injuries

A Singapore Airlines flight to Milan has caught fire after returning to Singapore's Changi airport following an engine oil warning message but all passengers are safe, the airline and airport officials said.

Terror control order accused denied bail

A young Sydney man accused of breaching terrorism control orders by watching proscribed YouTube videos has failed to convince a NSW Supreme Court judge he should be released on bail.

Perth body on beach not suspicious

The circumstances surrounding the death of a man whose body was found on a Perth beach are not believed to be suspicious, police say.