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School scammers drop bid

A former principal and her husband who scammed $30,000 from a decile one school have abandoned their appeal after a judge told them they may be jailed.

Updated 1 min ago

Families leave Gloriavale community

Former Gloriavale Christian Community members have revealed that hundreds have left since its early days, including several families in the past year or so.

Updated 27 min ago

Crushed man in critical condition

The wife of a man crushed between two trucks near Auckland airport this morning is by his bedside as he remains in a critical condition in hospital.

Cunliffe denies double standards

Labour leader David Cunliffe has denied he has double standards for refusing to rule out relying on Internet Mana despite deriding National for its coat tailing deals…


NZ@Noon: Vandals target Colin Craig

Stories making headlines around the regions today include vandals targeting Colin Craig's election signs in Tauranga and a Wanganui teenager who is sentenced to write…

Election 2014

PM against any 'silly' legal action

Prime Minister John Key says Conservation Minister Nick Smith would be "silly" to take legal action against an environmental advocate who accused him of political interference…



Killed as they played on a swing

Israel and Hamas blamed each other for an explosion at a Gaza park that killed at least 10 Palestinians - including nine children playing on a swing.

Life & Style

Expert urges fresh look at flu fight

A flu vaccine expert is calling for new vaccines and strategies to combat influenza after her research group found New Zealand's current vaccine was poor protection.

Your Money

How to make $3000 multiply

Banks are handing out free money to new borrowers - and if you use it well, you can make it more than five times as valuable.



Commonwealth Games: Silver for Boyle

New Zealand medals at the swimming centre in Glasgow have been few and far between so it was no surprise that Lauren Boyle broke into a huge smile as she was presented…

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