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Man stable after five storey fall

A man who fell about five storeys down a lift shaft at an Auckland supermarket construction site is in a serious but stable condition this morning.


Kiwi tourist attacked by orangutan

It was a case of the Kiwi against the orang-utan - and with those long arms and sharp teeth against him, the New Zealand tourist had no chance.



Govt closer to funding for transport

The Government appears to be coming around to user-pays charges, such as a motorway toll, to tackle Auckland's chronic traffic congestion and population growth.

Life & Style






Golf: Lee starts strong at The Barclays

Kiwi golfer Danny Lee has made a strong start to the opening FedEx Cup playoff tournament sitting one shot off the lead at The Barclays tournament. Lee fired a four-under…


No 21 - French v Kiwi ref

England had won a spiteful quarter-final clash, 19-10 against France in Paris and would move on to the 1991 World Cup semifinal against Scotland. Before the Parc des…

ITM Cup: Hickey puts cricket on hold

The 24-year-old batsman is contracted to the Northern Knights but he is enjoying another gig at the moment - playing halfback and kicking goals for the Auckland rugby…

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