National News

WA officer hit with axe after burglary

A man has been arrested in Perth after allegedly hitting a police officer with an axe while running away from a home he had just broken into.

Sydney unit manager had basement 'cave'

An inner Sydney building manager was allegedly living underneath his apartment complex and using the space to store stolen goods and set up a cannabis crop.

WA school fire suspected to be arson

A Western Australian high school is believed to have been targeted by an arsonist after a fire caused about $2.5 million worth of damages.

Barty's eyes on the prize in New York

Serena Williams looms large, but Ashleigh Barty is keeping her eyes firmly on the prize after passing the sternest test yet of her US Open title credentials to equal her best-ever run in New York.

WA man shot in leg

A 41-year-old Western Australian man is recovering in the Royal Perth Hospital after being shot in the leg.

Police car rammed in SA

Police are on the hunt for a driver of a red Holden Rodeo ute who purposely rammed a police car in the Adelaide Hills.