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Stranded for six hours

More than 250 people were trapped on a plane at a military airbase for more than six hours after wild weather forced the landing in Auckland to be aborted.

Driver hits 180kmh in 50kmh zone

The 23-year-old man claimed he hit a top speed of up to 180km/h in a 50km/h zone moments before the crash in a residential area of Main St early this morning.

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Dambusters crewman 'lucky to be here'

Napier man George Rogers, who turned 100 today, has a unique place in WWII history - having been part of the ground crew of the legendary 'Dambusters' squadron. Along…

Business

Safety net to curb loan sharks

Loan sharks will be targeted by a new code aimed at increasing protection for Kiwis paying interest rates up to 30 times more than they would be charged by a bank. The…

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Gallipoli 100: Birth of the Anzacs

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