The NSW Rural Fire Service is warning residents that bushfires could flare up again later this week as temperatures once again rise above 30C.
A 23-year-old man has been taken to a Sydney hospital with a head wound after a fight that police believe was sparked by road rage.
NSW police are set to announce a $1 million reward to help catch the killer of western Sydney business owner Hasan Dastan, who was brutally bashed in 1995.
An elderly couple - aged 84 and 86 - were putting rubbish in the bin outside their home in the NSW Hunter Valley region when a woman assaulted them, police say.
Australian health authorities don't believe the Chinese coronavirus can be transmitted during the incubation period when people aren't displaying symptoms.
More than 300mm is expected in northwest Queensland, while NSW is due for temperatures well over 40 degrees.
NSW Health has confirmed a 21-year-old woman has tested positive to coronavirus - making her the fifth person being treated in Australia.
The boss of Coulson Aviation has visited the site of a fatal crash as his company continues to hunt for answers as to the cause of the incident in southern NSW.
As the coronavirus death toll in China climbs to 80, a fifth person in Australia is expected to be confirmed as infected.
The daughter of an American pilot killed fighting NSW bushfires last week has paid a loving tribute to her late father.
Celebrity personal trainer Michelle Bridges has been charged with mid-range drink driving and will appear before a Sydney court next month.
Australian authorities are working on repatriating more than 100 children stuck in the epicentre of the virus outbreak.
A 56-year-old man with a history of sexual offending has gone missing in Sydney's east, and police are appealing to the public to help track him down.
A collision between a tram and a car that temporarily shut down a busy Sydney street on Australia Day was allegedly caused by a driver running a red light.
A Sydney man who was allegedly spotted filming up women's skirts in a CBD supermarket is due to face court after seven videos were found on his phone.