A man is in a critical condition after a shooting at an address in Gisborne overnight.
Captain of a ferry that sank, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, feared people would get cold if he evacuated them.
9:52am Suspicious fire destroys three buses at a Wellington depot, just months after a similar attack.
He's jetting here, there and everywhere and Dan Carter is not desperate to get back to work.
A drink driver who caused the death of an Auckland mother has had his prison sentence halved on appeal.
A Chinese firefighter removes a burning gas cylinder from a damaged building.
A daring fireman in China has taken his job to a new level.
Receivers are selling bankrupt developer Terry Serepisos' waterfront portfolio.
Just before last Christmas my insurance company sent a $1250 bill for insuring our house.
Sony says the sales are double the number the Playstation 4 sold in the same time frame after its launch.
There's no shame in turning up at social events at which you are not on the guest list.
If you're really going to follow a paleo diet, you ought to be eating bugs, 'lots and lots of bugs'.
How do you make your holiday road trip as safe, comfortable and kid-friendly as possible?
The Other Woman is a female-strong, but not quite feminist, take on infidelity.
If you come here to eat first and line-dance second, you won't be the first.
Ken Guest and Rob Waterhouse flew in to Queenstown from the United Kingdom on 19 February.
Bendrose Station, a large pastoral property near Twizel is for sale for the first time in its 94-year history.
NZ's shop trading laws are one of the last bastions of religious tradition, union strong-arming and pork-barrel politics.
The Warriors can now lay the reluctant claim to the longest current losing streak to a rival NRL club.
Top judge Bill Wilson quit after misconduct allegations.He tells Steve Kilgallon how he rebuilt his life.
Julie Orr Wilson hunts down a missing war memorial.
The NZRL has a catchline of "More than a Game" and it is a catchline they are delivering on.
A private equity mate talks about the six "Ps" of pitching - prior planning prevents piss-poor performance.
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Getting your kids stuck into their Lego stash these holidays could pay off.
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Throwing the kids around and long walks on the beach, that is what happens in the Simpson household and it had a few Instagram followers worried.
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Kiwi couple Jo Crabb and Stephen Allwood live in rural France, and in Martinborough.
They say beer should be drunk within the shadow of the brewery.
True love took Wellingtonian Scotty Donaldson to Ecuador.
After having a blast there on a family holiday, I went back with a friend and it was even better.
Customers stunned when they find missing 3-year-old "having a heyday" in a Bear Claw game.
Kim Jong Un's "bad hair day" riles North Korean officials.
Pro-Russian separatists are using any means necessary to fight Ukrainian forces - including a yellow Lada.