NSW Labor will elect a new whip with MP Noreen Hay standing down from the position following a police raid on her Wollongong electoral office.
A 31-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly waving a replica gun at Sydney's Central Railway Station.
Young pro surfers are waiting to hear whether beaches at Ballina, on the NSW north coast, will reopen after two recent shark attacks.

Vic prison riot review underway

A former Victoria Police deputy commissioner is working on a review of the worst prison riot in the state's history.
An elderly man has been killed in a two-car crash on the NSW mid-north coast, and four others have been injured.
A man is being sought by police after two children were approached and one allegedly assaulted in eastern Victoria.
A woman has died after arriving at the Oodnadatta Medical Clinic, with detectives flying in from Port August to investigate.
The government will help farmers help themselves with a range of measures outlined in its long-awaited agriculture white paper.
Cy Walsh, the man accused of killing his father, AFL coach Phil Walsh, is an avid world traveller who loves Japan, online profiles show.
The federal opposition has amped up pressure on the government over the botched handling of a letter by Sydney siege gunman Man Haron Monis.
A national taskforce on the drug ice has finished weeks of consultations around Australia amid calls for urgent action from frontline services.
A letter in which Eric Abetz criticises Hobart council for passing a motion backing gay marriage has emerged.
A sheik has told those gathered for the funeral of a Sydney man who was shot dead in a park that he died because "someone wanted to be a bad boy".
A working group has been set up to look at preventing consumption of raw milk that has been linked to deaths and serious illness in Victoria.
The prime minister could shake up his frontbench at the end of the year as he gears up for an election.

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