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Double tragedy: Slain Countdown security guard was grieving parents killed in crash
Father of two who died following alleged assault had recently lost his parents.
Hundreds of Auckland drivers crashing into barrier arms
Auckland Transport data shows we're crashing into barriers and injuring ourselves.
Day 4: Nerves fraying, answers demanded as thousands still without power
Residents without power are pleading for 'honest information' from Vector.
Man jailed for three years after arson spree at Piha
Arsonist got stoned and lit several fires, one of which endangered up to 900 lives.
Victim's fury as depressed sex attacker avoids jail
A victim is appalled a man who sexually violated her was spared jail.
Kiwi relative of dead baby a Russian spy used as a cover
Amateur historian finds secret agent came from Russia to her Auckland family.
Working behind a cage: Dairy owners take drastic measures
"Even then you're not 100 per cent safe."
5yo killed in crash: 'I'd give the world to get my baby back'
Susan Kanuta's mother and son were killed in a serious two-car crash.
Former MediaWorks worker faces the music after pulling radio stations off air
A former MediaWorks radio engineer deliberately pulled radio stations off air.
Cold case: The mysterious last hours of Jane Furlong
This edited extract examines the hours before Jane Furlong's disappearance.
Rest home patient's disappearance went unnoticed for 13 hours
On November 7 the 85-year-old disappeared from her rest home. She has never been found.
Living a reverse bucket list, with Crohn's Disease
Kate Montgomery was devastated to have an ileostomy. Now she's living life to the full.
'Dad don't drown': Boy's heartbreaking plea as strangers save him and sister
A father and his two children nearly drowned. Now he's asking for action.
Man jailed for 'sadistic and unprecedented' family violence
Graphic warning: Man jailed after tormenting partner and children for 15 years.
Couple's house finished by strangers after terminal cancer diagnosis
A couple living out their love story in a 'doer upper' get a helping hand from community.
556 days spent fighting suspicious fires in eight years
Firefighters battle 12,334 suspected arson cases since 2009.
Gang member killed just months after leaving prison
A gang member killed by a shot to the head died just months after getting out of prison.
'He was a beautiful boy, about to step into a great future'
Colby Harris was looking forward to Christmas, a new job and life farming when he died.
Miracle survival tale: 'I thought I'd be eaten by a shark'
Clinging to a life raft and driftwood, Mark Thomas struggled to stay alive for nine hours.
Four kids hurt, one critical: Daycare faces prosecution
Worksafe confirms prosecution after tree injures children at daycare.
High-risk killer to be released back into community
Violent killer with long history of offending about to be released back into community.
Homeowners to hit CV jackpot but 'don't lose your head'
Homeowners poised to discover their property's new RV on Monday
Devonport drowning: Boy slipped from rescuers' hands
Youngster slips from rescuers' hands in chilly harbour waters.