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MoreFM host's on-air rant

MediaWorks has apologised to MoreFM listeners after an expletive-laden rant by a popular night time announcer was mistakenly aired.

Teeth puller found guilty

The man who yanked women's teeth out with a pair of pliers has been found guilty of six assault and indecent assault charges, but cleared on four other counts.



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New autism insights

Kiwi and UK scientists challenge the notion that people with autism generally see visual motion poorly, and explore the causes of sensory overloads experienced by some…






Moala to slot back in for Blues

George Moala will slot straight into the Blues team to play the Rebels in Melbourne following his discharge without conviction today. Moala discharged without conviction…


Rugby: McCaw back on the bench

Richie McCaw has recovered from concussion and returned to the bench for the Crusaders' encounter with the Reds in Christchurch…

Rugby: Pakuranga set for celebrations

One of Auckland's newer - and certainly most well organised - rugby clubs blows out 50 birthday candles this weekend. Pakuranga United have enjoyed unprecedented success…

Rugby: Lee to take over at Hurricanes

The Hurricanes have appointed Avan Lee to take over as chief executive from James Te Puni. Lee is presently World Rugby's general manager of sevens but will finish…

Scotty Stevenson: Rugby US style

In a nation obsessed with the self-obsession of the major leagues, rugby is a renegade, an underground world of amateur players who love the game for its spirit, writes…


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