The loss of at least 30 jobs at WA's only statewide daily newspaper in its latest round of redundancies raises concerns from government and media insiders that the powerful will no longer be effectively held to account by The West Australian.
The Oscar-winning actor knows what it is like to wait for box office numbers, critics' reviews and his next big role, but today may be the most important result of his life.
Gladys Berejiklian is being called upon to apologise after being accused of treating a journalist with "contempt" during a terse exchange in Newcastle.
China bans the WeChat account of an online community boasting 300,000 followers despite the site's 'strict self-censorship', forming part of a broader crackdown on media sources from outside of China.
In a series of posts on Twitter, Ford says she was told a tweet about Scott Morrison did not square with a policy of not disrespecting the office of the Prime Minister.
BuzzFeed announces plans to slash its Australian workforce, and 25 staff are given redundancy letters, before general manager Simon Crerar tweets a correction saying only 11 roles will go.
The editor of WA's only metropolitan daily newspaper announces he will resign his position after almost 10 years at the helm, just weeks after he was elevated to a more senior role.
Despite a minor Fairfax shareholder's last-minute attempt to derail the deal, Nine clears another hurdle in its bid to take over the rival media company. However, lawyers for former Domain chief executive Antony Catalano say they may appeal the decision.
Hollywood actress Rebel Wilson fails in her bid for her appeal case to be heard in the High Court of Australia, after she was ordered to pay back millions of dollars she was awarded in a defamation case against Bauer Media.