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How the key battleground states voted
World

How the key battleground states voted

The <i>NZ Herald</i> visited 10 counties in four key battleground states on an eight-day road trip to New York and the greatest election shock in modern American history.

Rivals ready for 'the test of our time'
World

Rivals ready for 'the test of our time'

As Trump fires his final shots in the Rust Belt, Clinton chooses the nation's birthplace to drive home her call for an end to divisions, writes Chris Reed.

US election gets its groove on
World

US election gets its groove on

This was the most powerful woman in music delivering a passionate appeal to make Hillary Clinton the most powerful woman in the world.

White House race: The final stretch
World

White House race: The final stretch

COMMENT: Chris Reed joins Donald Trump fans - and Democrat protesters - at one of the last Republican rallies ahead of the 2016 election.

Divided Florida vote hard to call
World

Divided Florida vote hard to call

As the world counts down to the US election, Herald journalist Chris Reed takes a road trip from Miami to New York to feel the pulse of a divided nation.

The Noel Gallagher curse
Entertainment

The Noel Gallagher curse

COMMENT: Am I some kind of jinx? In 2009 Oasis were in the last throes of a world tour. Noel Gallagher was using his tour blog to predict dark times for the band.

Tasmania: Wild-natured devils
Travel

Tasmania: Wild-natured devils

Untamed, unconventional and dramatic - Tasmania's people, like its land, have their own idiosyncratic take on the rest of Australia's claims to fame, finds Chris Reed. And they like a good night out.

Kiwi builder a darts champ
Sport

Kiwi builder a darts champ

Wellington builder Rob Szabo has stunned the world of darts today with a powerful performance against 16-time champion Phil Taylor at the World Championship in London.

Adjusting to Outback time
Travel

Adjusting to Outback time

Chris Reed escapes the rat race to find splendid isolation on a road trip through Outback Queensland.