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League champ killed

Up-and-coming league player, Luke Tipene, has been identified as the 17-year-old killed during last night's brawl.

SBW 'among the best ever'

The All Blacks aren't quite sure what they will get from Sonny Bill Williams in Chicago. They hope he will blow their socks off, but don't particularly care if he doesn't…

King's students suspended

Private school King's College says students implicated in a bullying incident will be suspended for the rest of the school year.

Fundraising dinners criticised

One of the Maori Party's electorate chairs has criticised the party's use of Prime Minister John Key and former Prime Minister, Dame Jenny Shipley for fundraising dinners…



80% of tech high-flyer sells to Japan

One of New Zealand's fastest-growing tech companies, baggage handling and logistics systems firm BCS Group, is selling an 80 per cent stake to Japanese rival Daifuku. The…

Brand merger helps ANZ's profits soar

ANZ New Zealand boosted annual earnings 17 per cent as the local unit of Australia & New Zealand Banking Group benefited from home loan lending growth and bedded down…



Obama hopes to get House in order

Last week, Barack Obama stopped by the Dr Martin Luther King Jr community centre on Chicago's South Side to cast his vote in the US midterms, the medley of congressional…

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Global smartphone sales get boost

Global smartphone sales grew at a healthy pace in the third quarter, boosted by low-cost handsets in emerging markets, industry research has shown.


All Blacks: Notes from the Midwest

Herald sports writer Dylan Cleaver dispatches notes from a snowy Chicago preparing to host the All Blacks tomorrow - It's snowed today and the weather is only expected…


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