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Kiwi appears in US court over jail murder
Kiwi appears in US court over jail murder

A former Auckland Grammar student charged with first-degree murder in the United States may not be mentally fit to stand…

'Yoza' - Black Power couple tie the knot

WATCH: The way a Black Power gang couple exchanged their wedding vows is going viral.

Far North name change strongly opposed

Feedback on a name change for the Far North has came back - it's a definite NO from the people.

NZ - where everyone knows your name

Two US tourists thought they'd found the friendliest country in the world when they got talking to a woman at Wellington…

Pedestrian badly hurt in rural crash
Pedestrian badly hurt in rural crash

A man has been seriously injured after being hit by a car on a rural road near Katikati.

How do you feel about shark culling?
How do you feel about shark culling?

COMMENT: Rachel Smalley discusses whether we need to strike a balance between marine and human life and the environment.

Give to helpers, not beggars, police say
Give to helpers, not beggars, police say

A fraud charge following a begging incident has prompted a police call for people to channel their desire to help into support…

Timberyards may hold clues to bashing
Timberyards may hold clues to bashing

Security footage from Riverhead timberyards may hold vital clues after a woman was viciously beaten at a nearby quarry.

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Mates feel 'sick' after bikes stolen
Mates feel 'sick' after bikes stolen

Two Auckland teenagers are gutted after having their bikes stolen at Whangarei Falls on Sunday.

Tara Brown's last words: 'Lionel stop.... Please help me'

Trapped in the wreckage of her Mazda hatchback the mum-of-one begged for her life.

Phone stolen while man helps at crash

Jason Christensen was helping those in a car crash when he had his phone stolen on Saturday. Mr Christensen was crouched…

New daughter for mum who fought for justice

Tamsin Trainor welcomes baby just after success in seven-year fight for justice

Te Ngae Rd 'getting like Auckland'
Te Ngae Rd 'getting like Auckland'

Rescuers pulled a woman from her smoke-filled car after she rammed into a stopped ute.

Pungent algae carpets beach

A red algal bloom is covering the ocean at Uretiti and Ruakaka.

Marathon mum off to China

One year ago Paula Johnson was so heavy she couldn't walk to the dairy. Now she's off to run a marathon in China. She'll…

Dam land at centre of Supreme Court battle

The Hawke's Bay land at the centre of legal battles since 2015 made it all the way to New Zealand's highest court yesterday…

video Watch: Gang wedding goes viral

Source: Facebook / The Uce Hub

Herald daily quiz: February 28
Herald daily quiz: February 28

Current events, geography, history, trivia ... Test your knowledge with our daily quiz.

Charge laid in fatal Favona stabbing

A man is dead after a family argument at a South Auckland house overnight.

No house, no motel, for homeless family

A homeless mother-of-six couldn't find any motel room in Auckland yesterday.

'Bummer summer' out with a whimper

Some parts of the country might feel hot season never arrived this time

Auckland's full! Tourists sleep at marae

About 50 elderly US tourists had to stay at a marae after their flight was cancelled.

Editorial: Ardern gives party a face lift
Editorial: Ardern gives party a face lift

The Mt Albert byelection has given Jacinda Ardern the street credibility to give Labour a fresh young…

Part of the learning journey

Special needs teacher says mainstream schools may have difficulty dealing with behaviour problems because they lack the…

Elderly man, dog no match for pitbulls

A 94-year-old Kerikeri man is recovering in hospital after trying to defend his pet from an attack by two unrestrained pitbull…

video Mikes Minute: English gets tough on jobs

We've got an unemployment rate these days that's historically low. Those who struggle to find work have real issues. For…

Woman in coma after punch in throat

A Christchurch couple have been the victims of a brutal attack after a music festival.

One hurt in Christchurch house fire
One hurt in Christchurch house fire

A fire service spokesman said the injured person suffered burns to their arm.

Tale of two prostitutes: 'You sell your soul'

There are many reasons to become a sex worker, some work out better than others.

Bravery awards for mates of drowned Kiwi

A Herculean effort by his three mates brought Sam Brown's body back to his family.

Diego Hulton laid to rest in Rotorua (+ video)

Hundreds gather at marae to pay their respects to Diego Hulton, who was killed outside a Perth bar.

Political Roundup: How long before Ardern is deputy?

COMMENT: How long can it be before Labour elevate Jacinda Ardern to deputy?

Taliban leader behind Kiwi deaths killed
Taliban leader behind Kiwi deaths killed

A notorious Taliban commander behind the killing of NZ soldiers in Afghanistan has died in a shootout…

Sky streams Oscars without rights

Sky TV NZ has accidentally streamed the Oscars online without the rights.

East Timor PM visits New Zealand

East Timor PM Dr Rui Araujo will visit a farm and the Royal Albatross Colony to learn about agriculture and eco-tourism…

'I felt like I failed Tara' says witness

Two people who saw Tara Brown beaten to death have spoken of its impact on them.

Pukekohe to Huapai rail line suggested

Transport-users lobby group proposes new train service from south to west.

Life sentence for Tara Brown's murder
Life sentence for Tara Brown's murder

Justice Debra Mullins handed down the sentence in front of a packed public gallery including Brown's…

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COMMENT: Financial markets love Trump. Are they checked…

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COMMENT: A flawed forecast can be the difference between…

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