Nine Sydney councils are getting ready to turn off the lights – 13,000 of them – to save more than $20 million.
Eryk Bagshaw A policeman is currently undergoing surgery after being run over by a fellow officer during an operation on the north coast of NSW.
Michael Koziol Arts leaders have stepped up their campaign against the federal government's cuts to the Australia Council at a national day of protest that included a "mass dance action" to demonstrate their displeasure.
Eryk Bagshaw A group of motorcyclists have attacked a 59-year-old man out for a morning cycle in western Sydney.
Melanie Kembrey A pilot has died in a ultralight plane crash in the Hunter Valley wine region.
Eryk Bagshaw From eight-months to eighty-years-old, Vivid lit up the faces of Sydney as visitors braved elements to soak up one of the world's largest light shows over the weekend.
Paul McGeough Amid uncertainty over his planned expansion into Australia, sponsored and part-funded by the Abbott government, the Danish climate contrarian is unapologetic over secret donor funding and his own, at times, very large salary.
Eryk Bagshaw A night out has ended with a machete to the neck for two friends in Wollongong's suburbs.
Tim Barlass It was never going to be easy with massive waves breaking off Queenscliff beach and the bombora further out. But that wasn't about to deter Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Cameron Atfield The Liberal National Party has selected Ted O'Brien to take on Clive Palmer in the federal seat of Fairfax for the second time.
A Fairfield psychologist has been charged with sexual assault after two alleged incidents at his office on Station ...