Courage needed to expose 'post-truth' fallacy
Courage needed to expose 'post-truth' fallacy

COMMENT: It's no lie. The Oxford Dictionary's international word for 2016 is "post-truth".

Bernard Hickey: The year of big numbers
Bernard Hickey: The year of big numbers

Less than half of young renters voted at the last election, and more than 90 per cent of property owners over the age of…

Email-gate: Trump gives up Clinton hunt
Email-gate: Trump gives up Clinton hunt

A top adviser to Donald Trump suggests that the US President-elect wants to help Hillary Clinton "heal" and not pursue a…

Trump's surprising meeting
Trump's surprising meeting

Donald Trump is still handing out plum jobs in his administration. His latest move appears to make no sense whatsoever -…

US Presidential Election

Why this star voted for Donald Trump
Why this star voted for Donald Trump

Paris Hilton has admitted she voted for Trump, and her reason why has absolutely nothing to do with…

Celebs who vowed to ditch US, but haven't

A host of stars promised they'd leave the US if Trump won, but they're all staying put. Here's who said what, and where…

One rapper will play for Trump - for $70K

Riff Raff may be the only rapper willing to associate with Trump. Why? Because "I was born in America, and I love money"…

Why markets are loving Trump

WATCH: Why the US sharemarket continued to rally on the back of a win for Donald Trump in the presidential election.

NZ shares drop despite US rally
NZ shares drop despite US rally

The New Zealand sharemarket ends weaker and well short of its recent record high as the reality of higher…

Thrones vs Trump: 'I told you winter is coming'

Game of Thrones writer George RR Martin has hit out against Trump's win, saying "Winter is coming".

Top mag's embarrassing Hillary gaffe

Everyone from pollsters to pundits got the result of the US presidential election wrong. But few can have made it in such…

'Muslim ban' reinstated on Trump website

President-elect Donald Trump's campaign staff has erased from his website a statement detailing one of his controversial…

Trump's link with Russia confirmed

Russian government officials had contacts with members of Donald Trump's campaign team, a senior Russian diplomat said today…

Soper: Trump is in the House
Soper: Trump is in the House

COMMENT: The meeting between the two at the first family's home will be awkward with a capital A.

First Wives club: Michelle, Melania meet

If you thought President Obama meeting Donald Trump was awkward, spare a thought for the First Lady.

Trump meets Obama: 'A very good man'

The President-elect and incumbent shake hands and describe their historic meeting - with Trump saying the one-to-one talk…

Trump's secret weapon in victory

President-elect Donald Trump defied the polls to claim an incredible victory over Hillary Clinton. But he had a secret weapon…

The renegade who called the election first

One man's prescient political analysis about the US presidential election was on the money.

The man who helped sink Hillary Clinton
The man who helped sink Hillary Clinton

For nine long days, with the election imminent, a cloud of suspicion hung over Hillary Clinton. Her…

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United States

Kiwi has bag removed on United flight
Kiwi has bag removed on United flight

New Zealand man Ben Kepes had his carry-on baggage…

Multi-national Coastguard exercise over Auckland
Fox News, Hannity do u-turn over story
Fox News, Hannity do u-turn over story

Fox News said support of conspiracy theory was not…

Little Adrian 'suffered years of abuse'
Little Adrian 'suffered years of abuse'

GRAPHIC WARNING: Authorities knew of abuse but did…

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