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Barker signs with Russians

Dean Barker has signed up as tactician for a Russian team in the 2015 RC44 Championship Tour after being dumped as Team New Zealand helmsman.

Forbidden driver blamed victim

A forbidden driver who killed his friend after crashing an unwarranted car during a high-speed police chase blamed the victim for encouraging him to speed off.

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Picton hunk breaks silence on date

Kiwi William Scott Chalmers played coy when he updated the world on his romantic night with Scottish backpacker Sarah Milne - but we still don't know where they are.

House prices: Are they up or down?

A day after QV released stats showing yet another increase in property values, Auckland realtor Barfoot & Thompson says last month saw a fall in prices, as more properties…

NZ's part in spy network exposed

New Zealand's role in the vast United States spy network is about to be revealed, giving an unprecedented insight into the workings of our intelligence agencies.



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Spark sells rentals business for $106m

Spark New Zealand has announced it is selling its Telecom Rentals business for $106 million. The rentals service is a wholly owned subsidiary of Spark, that provided…


Report shows racial bias by police

A US Justice Department investigation found sweeping patterns of racial bias within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department - with officers routinely discriminating…

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Westfest review: Loud, heavy & angry

A sea of black T-shirts, jeans and leather jackets welcomed punters at Auckland's second Westfest festival. Chris Schulz and Rachel Bache take in the darkness.




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