NSW is the fastest growing economy in the country with the lowest jobless rate. But can Baird take the credit?
Peter Hannam The world's major meteorological agencies have declared 2016 to the hottest year on record - making it three new highs in as many years - as increases in greenhouse gases drove global warming.
Heath Aston Peter Stephenson has become the first member of the scandal-plagued state council to bow to pressure and stand aside.
Michael Koziol "I have taken out insurance just to not encourage anymore fights. I have amended my signature!"
Michael Koziol Immigration Minister also backs the wearing of Islamic dress in public.
Noel Towell 'What we are doing is wrong,' says insider.
Sean Nicholls Mike Baird will quit as NSW Premier next week, he announced this morning.
Sean Nicholls The Treasurer is set to be only the second woman to become NSW Premier.
Deborah Snow Among the blizzard of text messages Mike Baird received was one from Nick Greiner.
Sean Nicholls The outgoing NSW Premier has left a strong legacy but also some difficulties for his colleagues to clean up.