New Zealand remains in the grip of a major storm this morning as rain and winds buffet much of the country.
An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast.
Two last-minute goals lift Australia to a 4-1 win in the first of two hockey tests against NZ.
In any combat arena, size helps. So, too, does athleticism. Luckily Patrick Tuipulotu has both in spades.
Two men are dead after a tow truck crash on a remote gravel road near Opotiki in the eastern Bay of Plenty.
Blues lock Patrick Tuipulotu has recovered from his knee injury, and will use his athletic stature and ability against the Hurricanes tonight.
Tests have ruled out a nearby oil slick found in the search for MH370 came from the aircraft.
The NZ Super Fund grew by $3 billion in the year to March 31, despite a flat return last month.
A 20-year-old house considered uneconomic to repair with no insurance has sold at auction for over $1m.
Sony says the sales are double the number the Playstation 4 sold in the same time frame after its launch.
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Revised styling on popular sedan provides a hint at how final Ford Falcon will look.
A former child model is accusing X-Men franchise director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him.
Don't forget to take your appetite for this culinary fest in London.
It's hard to narrow an election down to one issue, but on the whole it's mostly about tax.
Once covered in ragwort, a Manawatu farm is now almost free of the stock-threatening weed thanks to the introduction of moths and beetles.
Benefit figures are at a five year low due to some people finding employment and others having their benefits cut.
The Wellington Saints gained revenge on the Southland Sharks, beating the NBL's defending champions.
Don't let Europe's vast railroad system intimidate you. It's the best way to see the sights.
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Kim Jong Un's "bad hair day" riles North Korean officials.
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Man forced to wear sign calling him a bully for mistreating his neighbours.