A surfer has suffered lacerations to his hand after a suspected shark attack at Port Macquarie on Thursday evening.
Emma Partridge Zac Young had three friends with him when he was tragically killed by a shark in the ocean he loved so much.
Lisa Davies, Georgina Mitchell, Melanie Kembrey ''We just had to push through the truth that there's an eight-foot tiger shark underneath us.''
Sean Nicholls Fresh from corruptly making millions of dollars by rigging a tender for a valuable coal exploration licence, Eddie Obeid has asked taxpayers to cover his legal fees ''in the public interest''.
Lucy Carroll Six people were injured, including a woman hit by lightning, as severe thunderstorms and gale-force winds hit a large part of NSW on Tuesday.
Deborah Snow Michael Williamson knew, it seems, how to hide his ill-gotten wealth from union and Labor mates. Inside the party, the 60-year-old Health Services Union boss was seen as the model union leader, able...
The Pacific Highway south of Taree has been closed in both directions due to a bushfire. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area, which is between Bulahdelah and Port Macquarie.
Seven people died in car accidents on Monday in a horror day on NSW roads. Here's how the fatal 12 hours played out:
Anne Davies, Sean Nicholls, Linton Besser 'There are two types of people in the Labor Party,'' one senior state MP says. They were ''those who bent the knee and kissed Eddie's ring, and those who kept their distance because they thought him...
Kate McClymont Three key figures who have featured in the state's most sensational corruption inquiry are likely to have criminal charges recommended against them when the Independent Commission Against...
Kate McClymont When it came to business dealings, the Obeid family motto was ''One for all and all for one.''
Linton Besser Eddie Obeid's ride - a Mercedes-Benz worth almost $300,000 - is on a list of assets likely to be targeted by the state's top criminal intelligence body.
Kate McClymont For years Eddie Obeid, the humble backbencher on a salary of $130,000 a year, ticked the ''not applicable'' box in his pecuniary interest declaration as to whether he received money from any trusts.
Anne Davies, Sean Nicholls, Linton Besser As a young man Eddie Obeid worked as a taxi driver, studied accountancy and married Judy Abood. How he became seriously rich is not clear.
Damien Murphy Max Burrows lives on Bulahdelah's noisiest street. ''It's about to become the quietest,'' he says as a B-double rumbles past his front door and begins down-gearing for the hill that runs along the...
Parents are applauding efforts by primary schools to drop stressful, time-consuming homework, even as experts say it is often parents who push for teachers to set homework in the first place.
Andrew Darby The usual tool for dealing with an oyster is a stubby-bladed knife, inserted and twisted to prise the bivalve apart and unlock the seafood treasure inside.
A toddler who went missing in Johns River, near Taree, has been found safe and well.
Anna Patty The private sector will be asked to build and operate a 423-bed hospital on the northern beaches to complement Mona Vale Hospital, which will be redeveloped and reduced in size.
Nick Ralston, Ilya Gridneff A couple are believed to have gone overboard while on a luxury cruise, sparking a major sea and air search off the NSW mid north coast.