Sean Nicholls and Alexandra Smith THE retiring Labor MP for Blacktown, Paul Gibson, has backed the ability of the Transport Minister, John Robertson, to succeed him in the seat, positioning Mr Robertson to take the Labor leadership...
Anna Patty NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell has appointed Anthony Roberts as the new Resources and Energy Minister and Stuart Ayres as the Fair Trading Minister and the minister assisting him on Western Sydney.
Amy Corderoy Patients in some hospitals are up to four times more likely to die after common procedures such as hip surgery than in others, major analyses of NSW hospitals show.
A senior ranking member of the Rebels bikie gang has been arrested and charged for the aggravated sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl on the NSW Central Coast.
Daisy Dumas Police seize alcohol and cash from the Rebels Morisset base following the alleged aggravated sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl by one of its senior members.
Rachel Browne Thousands of children could be forced to find alternative care as cash-strapped councils consider whether they can afford to subsidise centres which run at a loss.
Sydney is under siege from within. Every other night, it seems, somebody unloads a round or two into a darkened home, primarily in the city's western suburbs, and roars off into the darkness.
Nick Ralston, Lisa Davies A 13-year-old girl has been caught up as collateral damage in what is believed to be an escalating feud within criminal gang Brothers 4 Life and a bid by its founder and one of the state's most...
Megan Levy and Nick Ralston A 13-year-old girl has been shot in the back in what police say is a targeted attack at a home in Sydney's west.
Nick Ralston 60 bushfires burning, 15 out of control State Mine Fire near Lithgow still at Emergency Warming rating Firefighters have joined two major fires in the Blue Mountains Winds of up to 100km/h expected...
Michaela Whitbourn Train passengers in western Sydney are being warned to expect major delays after tangled wires near St Marys forced the evacuation of 1200 passengers.
Josephine Tovey Live updates from the frontline of the NSW bushfire crisis.
Kim Arlington They are up before the sun, climbing into the car in their pyjamas, still sleepy as they head for the coast.
Jacob Saulwick The majority of rail commuters in Sydney will benefit from a new train timetable to be introduced next month, Transport Minister Gladys Berejiklian says, despite its failure to meet the government's...
Megan Levy A man has been arrested over the death of Doonside man Cheyne Duncan, who was fatally stabbed in front of his children as he walked them home from school.
James Robertson, Megan Levy A man has been charged with the stabbing murder of a father as he walked his children home from school.
Rachel Olding A criminal gang purporting to be part of a network founded by infamous SuperMax inmate Bassam Hamzy has emerged in Sydney's upper north shore.
Megan Levy A hazard-reduction burn that got out of control sparked one of four major bushfires that ravaged western Sydney and the Blue Mountains this week, fire authorities have revealed.
Anna Patty Rents for almost 10 per cent of public housing tenants will rise by up to $300 a week under a state government decision to cut discounts.
Sean Nicholls The implosion of Jaymes Diaz on the federal campaign trail has already killed off one political career. Now it threatens to derail his father's ambitions as well.