Liam Phillips St Vincent's Hospital was placed in lockdown yesterday afternoon after the alleged discovery of a pistol hidden in a patient's prosthetic leg.
Matt Wade If you were having doubts about the O'Farrell government's conservative credentials, take a look at its third budget.
Tim Barlass Their history is separated by almost a hundred years but they share maintenance problems.
Sean Nicholls Unions are warning that frontline services across the state are at risk after NSW Treasurer Mike Baird announced further cuts to the public service, despite already axing thousands of jobs and...
Philip Ly Married couple Vienna and Ashkan Polar say the state government's extension of the first home buyers' grant will help them make a less rushed decision when buying their first property.
Matt Wade The NSW economy will pick up pace over the next two years as record low interest rates help stoke household spending, business investment and home building, the state budget has forecast.
Paul Bibby As she tried to save a highway patrol officer who lay bleeding from a gunshot wound to the chest, Tamworth mother Cheryl Carpenter asked the man who allegedly pulled the trigger, 'why did you do it?'...
Nicole Hasham, Stephen Nicholls New road, power and water projects will unlock land for almost 43,000 homes in NSW, part of a $300million bid to ensure infrastructure keeps pace with the state's hunger for housing.
Sean Nicholls Mike Baird has delivered the very model of a mid-term state budget. It capitalises on the difficult decisions taken in the first two years of the government's first term and sets it up for the short...
Rachel Browne, Steve Dow A shoe buckle belonging to Captain James Cook, the First Fleet journals and more than 1000 diaries kept by serving WWI personnel are among the rare collections the State Library of NSW will put...
Leesha McKenny, Sean Nicholls Industry groups have welcomed the state government's decision to fund the first stage of its $10 billion WestConnex motorway before seeking private sector investment to help complete it.
Anna Patty Jurors will be given a say in when they serve as part of a new $3 million electronic jury system. Attorney-General Greg Smith said that for the first time, people summoned for jury duty will be able...
Ben Cubby The amount of hazard-reduction burning in national parks will be doubled this year in NSW's ''biggest'' fire management program, the government says.
Lisa Davies For the past three months, Ralph and Kathy Kelly have known the man who killed their son Thomas was going to plead guilty. But not to murder.
David Humphries The gambling hub is turning itself inside out.
Linton Besser The Kazal brothers have built an empire stretching from Abu Dhabi to Sydney's most exclusive harbourside properties. Linton Besser investigates.
The main points from this year's NSW budget, delivered by Treasurer Mike Baird on Tuesday.
Paul Bibby It was August 3, 2010, and Kristi Anne Abrahams stood before the television cameras sobbing uncontrollably.
Jacob Saulwick Sydney's monorail, which runs in a 3.6-kilometre loop around the fringe of the city and through Darling Harbour, which has carriages that might have travelled to the moon and back five times, which...
Amy McNeilage Ivy McIntosh had not long heard of the Dalai Lama when he picked her onto his lap in front of a crowded Sydney Town Hall on Monday.