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Woman, 20, missing after run
Woman, 20, missing after run

Breaking Young woman failed to return from a run with her dog last night.

video Pupil makes passion for maths count

Like many kids, George Han once dreamed of being a fireman. But he dropped the idea when he discovered a new passion — mathematics…

Pupil makes passion for maths count

George's passion has seen him win one of nine Premier Awards in the 2015 scholarship exams.

Kiwis give a lot to help those in need

Phuket crash victim gifted second highest amount through Givealittle site last year.

Singing a safety song for summer
Singing a safety song for summer

Singer-songwriter Jamie McDell is fronting a campaign for DHL and Surf Life Saving New Zealand at Piha and Pauanui, her…

Dildo thrower: Employer stays mum
Dildo thrower: Employer stays mum

The employers of a protester who threw a sex toy at Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce will not say whether she…

Toddler found drowned in pond
Toddler found drowned in pond

One year-old boy drowned in water near family home.

Meeting on Auckland's housing squeeze
video Meeting on Auckland's housing squeeze

A crowd of about 700 at ASB Stadium in Kohimarama tonight listen to speakers address the issue of rezoning thousands of…

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Bus delays likely as action begins
Bus delays likely as action begins

Commuters face disruption during industrial action over toilet breaks, working hours and wages.

Man who threatened WINZ staff wants to meet victims

A Christchurch man who tried enter a Work and Income office with a gun and threatened to kill staff wants to meet his victims…

Forget the cricket, PM the master sledger

COMMENT: John Key's not renowned for his modesty, but he may have gone too far in crediting the Black Caps' win to the National-led…

Annette King hints at Labour future

Labour veteran confirms she'll stand again in 2017 but possibly only on the list, a step which would open up her Rongotai…

Wanted man arrested
Wanted man arrested

Police have arrested wanted man Ihaka Paul. Police said Paul gave himself up to police around 7.15pm…

Police track down source of Paritutu Rock blaze

A person whose fireworks led to a large blaze at Paritutu Rock on Friday night has been tracked down by police.

Key, Little face off in Parliament return

Both leaders trade verbal blows over the Trans Pacific Partnership.

Meeting to discuss Council rezoning plan

Dramatic plans to rezone thousands of properties for more intensive housing drew a crowd of hundreds to a public meeting…

Dying mum's last wish

The family of a new mum with terminal cancer have put a call out for Fat Freddy's Drop to play at her hospice bedside.

Onboard 'haze' forces Air NZ flight to land early
Onboard 'haze' forces Air NZ flight to land early

Flight NZ5038 took off from Christchurch and was bound for Hamilton when it had to make an unscheduled…

Larry Williams: Stop whining, Aussies

Listen to Larry Williams now on Larry Williams Drive, 4pm-7pm.

Woman in hospital after falling 40 metres

An Auckland woman was airlifted to hospital after falling 40 metres from a remote track in the Urewera National Park.

Glider pilot who died in crash named

Police have named the 'well-respected' glider pilot who died in a crash over the weekend.

Muscle research aims for more Olympic gold

Rowing is New Zealand's top Olympic medal winner - and now new research into muscles and tendons is targeting increased…

Dotcom might enjoy another summer
Dotcom might enjoy another summer

COMMENT: Kim Dotcom's extradition case will take place this year, but not til August; David Fisher looks…

The $17b economic gap

The Government's sticking to its spending plans despite a slowdown in economic growth.

Kiwi teen tests positive for Zika virus

Jen Byrn's infection with the mosquito-borne zika virus has been confirmed by her doctor.

5.7 quake felt throughout New Zealand

It was located 45 km south-east of St Arnaud, Nelson with a depth of 65 kilometres at about 1.38pm today.

5yo saved: Search for Mission Bay hero

The family of a 5-year-old girl would like to find and thank the man who saved their daughter from drowning at Mission Bay…

Dog put down following vicious attack
Dog put down following vicious attack

A dog that jumped through a car window and severely mauled a driver in the Coromandel has been euthanized…

NZ's top school scholars announced

NZQA released New Zealand Scholarship results for 2015 this morning.

NZ considers increasing Zika aid to Tonga

Australia has pledged $500,000 to help Tonga stop the spread of the virus after they last week declared an outbreak

Hit-and-run murder trial begins today

The jury trial for a Papamoa man accused of murdering a Russian national in a hit-and-run incident in Welcome Bay last year…

video Raglan death: Students 'in tears'

The shock of losing one of their mates is still setting in for some pupils of Raglan Area School who turned up to school…

NZ@Noon: Hero teen & a fast-food wedding pic
NZ@Noon: Hero teen & a fast-food wedding pic

Praise rolls in for a 15-year-old lifeguard who saved the lives of two young children and a groom gets…

Gerry Brownlee off to Europe to discuss Isis

Gerry Brownlee is leaving for Europe today for a meeting of countries to discuss the US-led coalition against Isis.

Timber truck crashes on State Highway 2

A driver suffered moderate injuries when a truck-and-trailer unit crashed on State Highway 2 near Paengaroa in western Bay…

Key: Changes in UK 'disappointing'

There is no plan to reduce the entitlements of British people living in New Zealand in response to Kiwis in the United Kingdom…

Auckland bus strikes to cause delays

Bus drivers will be "working to rule" from 4am tomorrow and are warning commuters to expect delays and catch an earlier…

Dotcom's extradition hearing set for August
Dotcom's extradition hearing set for August

Kim Dotcom's bid to avoid extradition to the US to face copyright charges will be heard in August. The…

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Sideswipe

Sideswipe: Power up on public transport
Sideswipe: Power up on public transport

"I live just a five-minute walk from Eden Park and love watching cricket live, but I increasingly find myself watching games…

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To antifoul, or not to antifoul?
To antifoul, or not to antifoul?

Anti-foul paints work like this: you slap them on, and put the boat back in the water. From that day forth, the bottom of…

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WeatherWatch: Waitangi weekend
video WeatherWatch: Waitangi weekend

Weather analyst Philip Duncan tells us where the rain is this coming waitangi weekend.

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Property

Lorde video guru makes quick sale
Lorde video guru makes quick sale

Producer who has worked with Lorde and Katy Perry is selling a former air force bungalow just seven months after buying…

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