James Hird and Essendon's claim against ASADA's investigation being illegal has been dismissed in the Federal Court. Essendon players now face the prospect of suspensions after the AFL club lost its court battle.
Union heavyweight Joe McDonald will face the Federal Court for allegedly threatening workers and coerce 160 others to strike at the Perth International Airport arrivals expansion project. Gary Adshead spoke to Nigel Hadgkiss from Fair Work Australia.
A Sydney based money transfer business is facing deregistration because a terror investigation showed it had links to known terrorist Khaled Sharrouf. Gary Adshead spoke to John Schmidt from the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre.
As police in Sydney and Brisbane conducted simultaneous raids in the early hours of this morning most Australians were waking to the reality that we are now a legitimate terror target. Peter Bell spoke to David Turner from Foresight Security about how prepared we are for this new world.
Over 800 police are carrying out counter-terrorism raids across Sydney and Brisbane as part of coordinated strikes targeting possible terrorism threats on home soil. More than 10 arrests have been made so far.
The Minister for Veteran Affairs has begrudgingly supported the ban on the 10th Light Horse brigade marching in an Albany ANZAC commemoration next month. Steve Mills spoke to Michael Reynolds about the ban and the upcoming commemorations.
More than 30 investigators are now working on the case of missing three-year-old William Tyrell, whose mysterious disappearance on the NSW mid-north coast last week has stumped police and search crews. Gary Adshead spoke to Ben Cooper from Port Macquarie News.
Heightened Alert: Police say they are moving into a new phase in the fight against domestic terror threats. Extra police are being deployed across Sydney and security lifted to deal with the heightened terrorism alert.
Raising the drinking age to 21 will save lives on the road if the US experience is anything to go by according to an advisor to the World Health Organisation. Dr David Jernagin says around 20,000 lives have been saved in the US since the increase in drinking age was introduced.
Frawley is only an option, Ibbotson is essential and there will be no aggressive cull of the squad that went down in straight sets in this years finals according to Fremantle coach Ross Lyon. A philosophical Dockers coach joined Karl and Brad for an honest appraisal of the team.
A horror weekend on Perth roads for motorcyclists has seen 4 people die and another two hospitalised with critical injuries. Gary Adshead spoke to Acting Assistant Commissioner Alf Fordham who issued a warning for drivers and riders to drive safely even in fine weather.
SAS: Australian special forces will act as military advisers to Iraqi soldiers fighting ISIS, as part of an international effort to combat the extremists. About 600 Australian troops go to the Middle East. Listen Here...
Australians love to travel so why would our fauna be any different? University of Sydney researchers have helped identify an Australian mosquito that has found its way to LA. Dr Cameron Webb from the University spoke with Steve and Basil.
David Haines, a British aid worker who was captured days after he arrived in Syria last year, is the third western hostage to be beheaded by the Islamic State (ISIS). Rod Tiley spoke to Professor Greg Barton, Director of the Global Terrorism Research Centre at Monash University.
Medical experts are alarmed by the number of parents buying alcohol for their children after new research showed parents were supplying alcohol for events like leavers celebrations. Steve and Basil spoke to parenting expert Maggie Dent about the practice.
After the death of his drum line policy the Premier has changed tact on dealing with sharks and is now seeking greater powers to respond to “rogue sharks” swimming close to WA beaches. The only problem now is that the governments own website sinks his new strategy.
As a gardener Greg Norman makes a great golfer. Ok so he was always a great golfer but after a weekend accident with a chainsaw Norman may want to stick to what he knows. Peter Bell spoke to Emergency Physician Dr Dave Mountain about ambitious weekend warriors.
Following rigorous examination of the proposal, Chairman Dr Paul Vogel said there remains a high degree of scientific uncertainty about impacts on the viability of the south-western white shark population. Paul Murray spoke with Mr Vogel on Drive.
The introduction of medical marijuana has received support from what some would refer to as an unlikely group with the Uniting Church saying they back the introduction of the modified form of the drug. Gary Adshead spoke to Rosemary Hudson-Miller from the Uniting Church.
The Prime Minister is being pressured to debate the commitment Australia will give to the war against terrorist organisation ISIL. Greens Senator for WA Scott Ludlam says the PM's reservation to put time limits or goals to the commitment of forces is worrying.
A Queensland man has been taken to hospital by paramedics with a suspected case of ebola. The 25-year-old contacted paramedics on Thursday complaining of feeling unwell after returning from the Congo two days ago. He has been seriously ill since.
President Barack Obama has outlined a U.S.-led coalition’s plans to “degrade and ultimately destroy” the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant through airstrikes and support for Syria’s opposition. Listen to his address here.
6PR's special Sports Today forum on the future of football has been praised by the AFL as innovative and essential for the long term health of the nation's game. Click here to listen to the podcast of the event and read results from the survey you helped create.
The key scientist behind the CSIRO report that sunk the Barnett government's shark mitigation policy says the idea of any program to reduce shark attacks to zero is unobtainable. Gary Adshead spoke to CSIRO Senior Research Scientist Barry Bruce.
With the dark reality of a Cox-less Eagles setting in resident poet and master of words Mick Collis has penned a tribute to the man who became known simply as Coxy. Click here to listen to Mick's ode to Cox.
iPhone Launch: Apple has unveiled its first smartwatch and two large-screen versions of the iPhone - the '6' and '6 plus'. Steve & Basil also reveal a new mobile wallet that will allow consumers to make payments.
Tickets for this weekend's semi final between Fremantle and Port Adelaide with previously sold out tickets appearing on ticketing websites for well above the original price. Gary Adshead spoke to Alex Levenson from website sale site Viagogo.
Following a fatal shark attack on the east coast on Tuesday authorities mobilised to herd the suspected Great White responsible for the attack out to sea. Gary Adshead spoke to Neil Cameron from the Byron Bay Board Riders about the no kill policy they have in NSW.
A Perth woman been upset by a sticker on the back of a car that says 'DIE FOR SYRIA." and wants to know if there is anything that can be done to remove this and other stickers that promote the war given the increased terror threat Australia faces from people returning form the Syrian conflict.
He may ineligible for the Brownlow Medal but it hasn't stopped Fremantle midfielder Nat Fyfe from becoming the most valuable player in the AFL according to his peers. Fyfe picked up the Players Association's MVP award last night ahead of Gary Ablett and Buddy Franklin.
Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest says business should be given tax-free status and parents would lose family payments if their children wagged school as part of review in to welfare for Indigenous people. Steve and Basil spoke to Mr Forrest today about his review.
With only today left to be part of the 6PR Future of Football survey there are a few clear trends emerging. Click here to see what they are and to take part in the survey. You can also register your interest to be part of the audience for the 6PR Footy Forum on Wednesday.
The Fremantle Dockers say that the delay in flying to Sydney for their qualifying final against the Swans will not have an impact on their performance. Fremantle President Steve Harris told Gary Adshead one of the reasons they fly two days early is to account for something going wrong.
Serial prankster SA Wardega has created one of the greatest pranks in recent history by dressing up a faithful pet as a spider and unleashing it on an unsuspecting public. It is the brainchild of Sylwester Wardega has been terrorising the general populace of Poland for years.
Pamela Stephenson-Connolly has added musical/dance producer to her already extensive portfolio as she prepares to launch her Latin dance extravaganza Brazouka on Australian audiences. Steve and Basil spoke to Pamela about the show.
Troy Buswell yesterday announced he is quitting politics. Paul Murray spoke with Tim Marney, Mental Health Commissioner, who formerly worked with Buswell as the under-Treasurer, about Buswell's mental health struggles.
Federal member for Perth, Alannah MacTienan, is warning of a HECS debt trap for future and past university students hidden in changes proposed by the Abbott government in the way interest is charged to the debt.
The controversial political career of Troy Buswell is over. In an interview with The West Australian's Gareth Parker, he confirmed he's quit as an MP. Mr. Buswell handed his resignation to the speaker of Parliament.
Another American journalist has been beheaded with the ISIS killer sending a chilling message to Obama. Paul Murray spoke with US Studies Centre at the University of Sydney's Tom Switzer about the next step for Washington.
Some couples are redefining the meaning of what it is to be in a long term committed relationship with the more and more Australians choosing never to live in the same dwelling together. Peter Bell spoke to Professor Sasha Roseneil from UWA about the growth of Living Together, Apart.
A baby is already a viral sensation and hasn't even born yet. And It's all because of a gesture in an ultrasound photo. The fetus was captured flashing what looks like the thumbs-up sign in an ultrasound picture taken last week.
US police officer Kevin Briggs became known as the 'Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge' after spending his career as a 'beat' cop patrolling the southern end of the iconic Bridge preventing people committing suicide. Gary Adshead spoke to Mr Briggs.
Event organisers are looking in to a complaint raised by a man after a security guard allegedly forced a young concert goer to expose her breast to gain re entry in to a 'Amity Affliction' music festival on Sunday night. Steve and Basil spoke to Bart Primrose who witnessed the alleged incident.
The state opposition has vowed to remove the impediments to medical marijuana use by seriously and terminally ill patients if they are elected in to power. Gary Adshead spoke to Opposition leader Mark McGowan about the push to bring medical marijuana to the market.
At a quiz night held by North Cottesloe Primary School's P&C on Friday, the MC is said to have made offensive comments, attacking minority groups. Paul Murray spoke to Celia Patrick, the President of the P&C committee.
A neighbour of Patrick Comeagain has come forward voicing her distress over living in the same block of units as the convicted sex offender. Paul Murray spoke with Lucy (not her real name) about her concerns.
A former Australian army officer and Middle East expert has warned that the conflict in Iraq between armed forces and ISIS rebels will be a long and bloody conflict. Gary Adshead spoke the Lowry institute's Roger Shanahan who backed the supply of arms to Iraqi forces.
A cannabis oil producer has lashed out at the state government's decision to support farmers who want to grow opium while baulking at legalising the use of the oil. Gary Adshead spoke to Dr. Andrew Katelaris about the state government's position.
The Australian Government and health regulators have been caught unprepared for the phenomenon that is the e-cigarette says one vendor. Paul Murray spoke with Mark Kagan, the Australian director of Logic Ecigs.
Gary Adshead spoke with Latika Bourke, who writes in the SMH that Prime Minister Tony Abbott told government MPs he had to schedule an early morning visit to a cancer research centre in Melbourne on Tuesday so that he could justify billing taxpayers to be in the city for a "private function" the night before.
WA has lost its prized AAA credit rating for the first time since 1996 and has been warned of spiraling debt unless the government strengthens its "fiscal resolve". What does that mean to the WA householder? Steve and Basil spoke to economist Saul Estlake about the drop to a AA1 rating.
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce has announced an astonishing net loss of $2.88 billion. Aviation expert Geoffrey Thomas spoke with Gary Adshead about the future of the airline and how this announcement will affect the company in the short term.
The states dairy farmers have banded together to produce a WA branded milk so that consumers will be able to support the local product and local businesses.Gary Adshead spoke to WA Farmers Federation president Dale Parks.
VIDEO He has his detractors but you can't fault the Premier when it comes to a good cause. Responding to the call out from 6PR's Karl Langdon Mr Barnett fronted for his turn under the ice bucket to raise money and awareness for motor neuron disease.
Gemmill Homes and 6PR have teamed up to help take the pain out of understanding the Perth property Market. We know buying a home will probably be the biggest investment you’ll ever make so we've assembled a team of experts to answer your questions. Click image to listen to the latest podcast.
Fixing the skills shortage isn't rocket science it just requires logic, which is why so many people can't understand it. A colourful life has led Larry Graham to become an "ex" of all trades. In the "EX" files he shares his experienced but different view to current affairs.
6PR's listeners have voted with their stomachs and have crowned a winner for Perth Best PIzza store. Click here to see whose topping topped the list and where your favorite pizza store finished in the 6PR Top Five.
Heard, seen or know something that we don't? Call or email it to the Rumour File now. If it is the best of the week not only do you walk away with$200 but you also go in the running to win a WRX vehicle worth over $40,000 to be won, thanks to the team at Subaru Osborne Park.
The people have spoken once more and the (frothy) cream of the coffee crop has risen to the top. Click here to see how your favorite coffee store has fared in the Afternoon program's search for the best coffee in Perth according to our listeners.
Each Thursday 6PR’s Karl Langdon joins Paul Murray in the Drive program, and continues the search for “Perth’s Best Pub”. In November, the 6PR & De Bortoli Wines “Perth Best Pub of the Year” will be crowned. Click image to listen to the pubs reviewed so far.
Shannon Lush has become the natural predator to dirt, filth and unsightly stains around the suburban home. Shannon joins 6PR on a fortnightly basis, with the best, cheapest and healthiest ways to keep your home clean.
In his regular Breakfast slot, 6PR's resident legal eagle Tom Percy has given an insiders perspective of the Llyod Rayney murder trial. Tom also told Steve MIlls he believes his long time nemesis, Christian Porter, will one day become Prime Minister.
Say the name Peter Ford and the first thing that springs to mind is the world of Showbiz. Peter's coverage and knowledge of the Australian entertainment landscape is second to none. Peter can be heard every day at 8.20 on the Breakfast show Steve Mills and Basil Zempalis.
Did you miss any footy action over the weekend? Don't despair, we have got all the action right here with the best callers in the game bringing you every Eagles and Dockers game round by round. Click HERE to listen to the latest highlights package, or re-live your favorite moments of the season with 6PR.
Have you seen something newsworthy or just plain interesting? Thanks to Harvey Norman and 6PR we are giving you the chance to become part of the news gathering team here at your favorite news station. Click here to find out how you can become one of 6PR's suburban journalists.
With one of the sharpest legal minds in the WA, lawyer John Hammond joins Gary Adshead fortnightly to share his 26 years of legal experience and expertise with listeners. John can be heard every other Thursday at 10am on the 'Morning Program'
Do you have a question about where the City of Perth is heading or maybe a suggestion for where it can be improved? Once a month Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi joins Paul Murray on the Drive program to discuss everything that affects the City of Perth.
Every Sunday on Weekend Wakeup Verity James joins the team to talks food and recipe ideas. You can download each of her wonderful recipe ideas right here. All you have to do is just click, print and cook.
Do you have a question relating to the rules of the road and why you have to obey them? Well every Wednesday at 3.30 Sgt. Simon Baxter from WA Police Traffic Enforcement Group joins the Drive team to take your calls and explain the laws of the road.
6PR's Sue McDougall now has her very own gardening page for you to learn the who, what, where,how and why of gardening. Click here to view articles and videos that will help transform that horticultural problem in to a blooming success.
It's been a fertile year for 'Bulltish' artists and while 2013's nominees are all guilty of taking liberties with the truth one person has risen above the pack. Click here to find out who is this year's Bulltish Artist for 2013 is and those that made the top ten.