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Police make major Sydney drug bust

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Four people have been arrested and more than 140kg of prohibited drugs have been seized after a police raid in Sydney's inner west.

North Sydney mayor received potentially illegal donation from pub baron

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James Robertson The mayor of North Sydney took a potentially illegal donation from a pub baron which she says was for tickets in a raffle of one of her paintings.

Police shoot Sydney man in hip

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A man who was armed with a crossbow has been shot after an eight-hour stand-off with police in Sydney.

Off-duty officer charged over Sydney chase

A Sydney police officer will face court after he allegedly fled from police on a motorcycle, speeding and running a red light, while he was off-duty.

Elderly Sydney woman attacked by dog

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A 91-year-old woman is being treated for serious injuries after being attacked by a dog in Sydney's south.

Body of missing Sydney woman found

The body of a young Sydney woman who went missing last week has been found in the city's south.

Brothels muscle in on North Sydney residential tower

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Eamonn Duff The Pink Lady, Pretty Baby and Suite 221 massage parlours mirror 33 other illegal brothels dotted across North Sydney - with one major difference.

Family's plea to find missing Gary who vanished from Sydney's east

Megan Levy Gary Moana Payne had been staying with his aunt in Sydney's eastern suburbs when he walked out of the front door one day with a mystery man.

Fast-track harbour crossing: Berejiklian

Jacob Saulwick Construction could start on another rail crossing of Sydney Harbour this decade after Transport Minister Gladys Berejiklian said she would press Premier Mike Baird to bring forward the project.

Buddy Franklin interviewed by police after Rose Bay car crash

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Saffron Howden, Matt Bungard, Nick Toscano Star AFL player Lance "Buddy" Franklin has been interviewed by police after a car crash at Rose Bay on Wednesday night.

New Badgerys Creek airport will offer little noise relief for those near Sydney Airport

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Jacob Saulwick A new airport at Badgerys Creek will not provide relief to residents enduring the aircraft noise from Sydney Airport.

Badgerys Creek to be named as Sydney's second airport

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James Massola, Mark Kenny Federal cabinet is expected to meet on Tuesday to approve Badgerys Creek as the location of Sydney's second airport.

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Man in his 50s crushed by car in Sydney's southwest

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Saffron Howden A man in his 50s has been crushed by a car at a mechanical workshop in Greenacre in Sydney's southwest.

Roadworks lead government's drive to win over opponents to Sydney's second airport

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Jacob Saulwick, Mark Kenny Tony Abbott's support for an airport at Badgerys Creek is being hailed as the biggest development ever for western Sydney, as the Prime Minister prepares to announce a complementary roads package...

Sydney City accuses state of cherry-picking most profitable public land

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Nicole Hasham The City of Sydney has demanded control of Barangaroo, Circular Quay, Darling Harbour and other prime land in a bold push to substantially expand its borders.

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Severe weather warning issued for Sydney

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Melanie Kembrey As residents in far north Queensland wake to assess the damage wrought by Cyclone Ita, Sydneysiders have been warned to prepare for wild weather.

Labor vows to stop commercialisation of Sydney's Royal Botanic Gardens

Kirsty Needham Car access to Mrs Macquaries Point would be blocked, and Sydney's most iconic harbour viewing spot enhanced with bush regeneration, under a Labor election policy to rescue the Royal Botanic Gardens...

Sydney wetter than Darwin, but end of rain is in sight

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Rachel Olding Continual rain has turned Sydney into the tropics with an unusual run of warm, wet days outdoing Darwin's wet season.

Sydney Royal Easter Show: Freaks and pigs pull visitors in

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Melanie Kembrey Aerial Manx is a man who lives by the sword.

Housing affordability worsening faster in Sydney than other capitals

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Matt Wade The cost of paying off a mortgage on a mid-priced home has climbed above $40,000 a year - or more than half the average wage of a Sydneysider - for the first time since the middle of 2012, as...