Police in Sydney say a handgun went off when it was used to strike a man on the head during a brawl in the city's west.
Lisa Visentin A 62-year-old woman has died after being hit by a van at Fairfield on Saturday night.
Michaela Whitbourn It has the makings of a Monty Python sketch: three men ringing a radio station claiming to be the same man.
Michaela Whitbourn He courted controversy for choosing a luxury Chrysler 300C as his official mayoral car. Now state Labor MP Nick Lalich, the former mayor of Fairfield, is facing questions about $70,000 in gift...
Megan Levy Two 16-year-old girls have been sexually assaulted in a park in Sydney's west.
Rachel Olding, Megan Levy Two teenage girls who had become lost after skipping school to go shopping in Castle Hill were lured off a train and raped in broad daylight on Tuesday, police say.
Rachel Olding Two teenage girls who had become lost after skipping school to go shopping in Castle Hill were lured off a train and raped in broad daylight on Tuesday, police say.
Fairfield City Council staff to keep notes on meetings with councillors and requests for special treatment
Harvey Grennan Union members at Fairfield Council will compile written reports on all contact with councillors amid allegations they are being summoned to be lenient on offenders.
Kirsty Needham The Baird government has opened the door to licensed clubs getting tax breaks on poker machine profits for expanding into childcare and aged care services.
Natalie O'Brien Dressed in an elaborate Arabian costume embellished with sequins and sparkles, Georgette Bowden shimmied her way across south-west Sydney on Friday night.
Eamonn Duff Kim Walsh arrived at her doctor's surgery suffering abdominal cramps. Two and a half hours later, she was cradling the baby health experts told her she could never have.
Anne Davies and James Robertson The former high-profile mayor of North Sydney, Genia McCaffery, has warned her former mayoral colleagues to think twice about rejecting council amalgamations, saying it is inevitable it will occur in...
Damien Murphy Something happened. Australia awoke on Wednesday to a dead Islamic teenager and two knifed police officers.
Lisa Visentin A police dog squad van crashed into a house in Smithfield on Tuesday morning.
Nick Ralston and Emma Partridge A man jailed for threatening to slit the throat of a Commonwealth official and another who allegedly helped six people travel to Syria are believed to be the alleged leaders of the group targeted by...
Melanie Kembrey Cabramatta is leading the way in what is rapidly becoming a world cuisine tour across Sydney.
Amy McNeilage A group of Afghan Hazara refugees was reportedly threatened at soccer training by a man wielding a knife in Sydney this week.
Emma Partridge A mechanic arrested during Australia's largest counter-terrorism operation was given a two-year good behaviour bond after police found a stun gun and four rounds of ammunition at his Merrylands home.
Rachel Olding He nearly died after being stabbed in the chest outside a western Sydney birthday party that descended into chaos.
Stephanie Gardiner A man has been charged after he repeatedly groped a teenage girl on a bus, even as she tried to escape him, police allege.