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Nicole Hasham The NSW government approved a controversial coal seam gas project at Gloucester before receiving proof that chemicals involved were safe for human health, throwing into doubt claims it is clamping...
Sean Nicholls Chris Hartcher, the former Liberal Party minister alleged to have masterminded a scheme to funnel illegal political donations to candidates before the last NSW election, has announced his...
Sean Nicholls Four former Liberal MPs forced to move to the cross benches after appearing at the Independent Commission Against Corruption have been dumped from their prestigious committee positions.
Michaela Whitbourn The ICAC hearings into illegal political donations revealed rot at the highest levels of power but it's not yet clear who will pay.
Michael Koziol It's just past 2am when 18-year-old Melissa Abarca and her three friends arrive at the Star casino. The Wollongong girls aren't here to gamble, though they concede it's likely they will have a...
Sean Nicholls, Michaela Whitbourn, Kate McClymont The Baird government faces a backlash in two tough byelections just a few months before its first reelection test after former Liberal MPs Andrew Cornwell and Tim Owen resigned from NSW parliament...
Michaela Whitbourn Swansea MP Garry Edwards has become the latest in a growing line of NSW Liberals to join the crossbench after shock revelations of corruption at the Independent Commission Against Corruption.
Cathedral Park is one of the prettiest picnic spots in Newcastle, its lush grass shaded by fig and olive trees, its gentle slopes offering uninterrupted views of the port and heritage district.
Eryk Bagshaw Exactly 100 years ago, the first soldier from a sleepy town south-west of Sydney enlisted in the Light Horse Brigade of the Australian Army.
Heath Aston It is the untold story of Dick Cheney's infamous visit to Sydney in 2007. The former US vice-president, in town to meet John Howard, travelled in a 30-vehicle motorcade that included his own armoured...
Esther Han A burnt body has been found in a reserve in Sydney's south-west.
Emma Partridge and Nick Ralston A person has died after being stabbed inside the Westfield shopping centre at Parramatta in Sydney's west.
Dan Proudman, Newcastle Herald It was a sneaky little teenage trick to cheat a music festival out of its cover charge which almost turned deadly.
Megan Levy Two Central Coast MPs named in Independent Commission Against Corruption hearings into alleged Liberal Party slush funds have announced they will not contest the next state election.
Kate McClymont, Michaela Whitbourn Chris Spence was a desperate man. Texts shown at a corruption inquiry reveal the aspiring Liberal MP for The Entrance was waiting for his cut of illegal developer donations to flow his way.
Michaela Whitbourn, Kate McClymont A state Liberal MP accused of taking illegal developer donations has claimed he can't produce documents to a corruption inquiry because his computer hard drive was "destroyed".
Kate McClymont, Michaela Whitbourn The ICAC's inquiry into Liberal Party slush funds adjourned on Tuesday after more than three weeks of public hearings. It will resume on August 4 and is expected to be completed within the month.
Kirsty Needham Controversial Liberal MP Chris Hartcher has been drawn into another donations scandal, with revelations a holiday park developer benefited from legal changes made by the government after donating to...
Alexandra Back More than 60 protesters have clashed with police on the driveway of Villawood detention centre as they tried to block the transfer of detainees to Western Australia on Saturday.