5:00am A dairy farmer killed in a crash in Southland was about to become a father.
5:00am School's plan to fit students with microchip bracelets prompts concern from parents.
5:00am A driving lesson on cemetery roads went horribly wrong when the car smashed into gravestones.
5:00am Taxpayers are stumping up for Pacific Island Affairs boss Pauline Winter to travel between Wellington and Auckland most weekends.
'Exploding' footpaths and broken water mains are a reality for residents of Hihitahi Rise in Northland.
Air NZ passengers who have been stranded in Hawaii since Sunday arrive home.
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A court in southern Greece has convicted two employees at a strawberry farm for shooting and wounding 28 migrant workers protesting unpaid wages
Ryman Healthcare's plan to build $100m retirement village in Greenlane, Auckland, receives tentative thumbs-up from ex-All White.
NZ's biggest life insurer will effectively pay customers' health insurance if they don't claim on a new policy.
Claire McGowan has been appointed chief executive of the Waikato-based business incubator.
Judge orders internet mogul to reveal his entire fortune to a group of Hollywood music and film studios.
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The time-honoured cuppa is making a new appearance in cocktails and canapes.
West Coast dairy co-operative makes a wide payout prediction which at its upper end tops Fonterra's reduced $6kg milk price.
Bic Runga is excited to play to a New Zealand audience for the first time in three years.
A buff man in underpants performs yoga. A striking woman plays violin and another walks a tightrope.
When 10 per cent of the population doesn't vote, it's apathy. But you can't dismiss 30 per cent.
Volkswagen's latest Golf R is lighter, more powerful, and faster. It also sounds better.
NZF have made a formal offer to Englishman Anthony Hudson to become the next All Whites coach.
A bit of planning can take the stress and tears out of travelling with children.
I had a kosher breakfast after the Berlin Wall came down, in a former synagogue that was now a bistro.
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