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When a quake delivers a lake

A huge new body of water on their property wasn't part of their plan, but these North Canterbury farmers want to make hay while the sun shines.

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Massive Twitter fail amid chaos

A track fault, storm damage, and a broken down train came together to cause commuter chaos in Brisbane but it was an emoji that may have caused the most trouble.

Former astronaut John Glenn dies

Former senator John Glenn, an American war hero who went on to become the first astronaut to orbit the Earth, has passed away at the age of 95.

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Aleppo old city back with army

Syrian government forces swept through the old city of Aleppo as rebel forces debated when to withdraw from their shattered stronghold.

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WeatherWatch: Spring Returns

A surge of wind, rain then showers and sun are on the way for the country this weekend and into next week. It's an unsettled forecast across New Zealand for at least…

Entertainment

Travel

World famous in Raro

The Shipwreck Bar was one of the best beach bars and Jim, its owner, was much-loved, writes Steve Braunias.

Opinion

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Rugby

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