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Victim 'a renowned steroid dealer'

A man who drove an alleged kidnapping victim to the Burger King from which he was abducted and then phoned police to alert them to the incident has described his former…

7.2 earthquake strikes near PNG

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake has struck 130 kilometres off the coast of Papua New Guinea - the second major shake in the region this week. Today's eathquake was centred…

Prosecution over Easter trading

MBIE said over this year's Easter weekend holiday period, two businesses, which were in breach of trading laws, were visited by labour inspectors on Good Friday.



Saving China's economy

China has had 35 years of hypergrowth, but now it's over. It's going to have to settle for really, really good growth instead.


Tornado slams into US zoo

Tornadoes have raked the southern Plains region in the United States, hitting a local zoo, overturning cars on an Oklahoma City interstate and destroying dozens of homes. No…

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Cheeky Aussie kisses Prince Harry

One lucky Australian vying for the prince's attention managed to plant a kiss on him at the Sydney Opera House - much to his surprise. Victoria Mcrae, 21, was dressed…






Rugby: Vito to return this week

Hurricanes loose forward Victor Vito will return to action on Saturday night when his side hosts the Sharks at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. The All Black has been…

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