Ferns splash

Maiden Ferns hat-trick nabs win video

7:40 AM  Anna Peterson hadn't bowled until the final over. Her first three balls gave NZ victory over Aus.

'What's he smoking?' video

US President Donald Trump blamed migrants for an attack in Sweden that never happened.

7:38 AM  "Sweden? Terror attack?" Scandinavians mock Trump's fib linking migrants to attack that never happened.

Wallabies star 'respected by all' video

All Blacks among rugby world tributes to ex-Wallaby Dan Vickerman, who died aged 37.

Key appearance 'shameless'

OPINION: Ex-PM's appearance at Aussie golf event was embarrassing, writes Mark Reason.

Cafe shoots to fame in mix-up

6:08 AM  Small-town eatery in France that usually serves tradesmen accidentally gets Michelin star.

Woman found dead in bush

Three days after Kebai Liu disappeared from her Wellington home, her body has been found.

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'We've got this now' video

Digging out smouldering tree roots on the Port Hills during the Christchurch fires.

Firefighters are confident that the Port Hills fire has been brought under control.

Quake relief's $8m shortfall

6:28 AM  Package to support those hit by Kaikoura earthquake is inadequate to support their mental distress, psychotherapist says.

A teenager is dead after an SUV rolled near Blenheim.

Teen dead after car rolls

Eight people were in the car when it rolled on State Highway 1 near Blenheim, one has been killed.


'They think it's all over – it's not'

Lead helicopter pilot says the Port Hills fire was one of the most dangerous he's worked on.


Sacked for Trump criticism

Craig Deare criticised Donald Trump's foreign policies and his choice of advisers.

A month into his new US intel role, Craig Deare spoke out against President's policies and advisers.

Mugabe talks up Trump

Zimbabwean leader, 93, refuses to stand down from politics and hopes to replicate US President's policy.

Kim Jong Nam was allegedly poisoned to death.

Death plot 'masterminds' fled

Four people suspected in Kim Jong Nam's murder left Malaysia the same day he died - but where did they go?


What's behind Cadbury's closure?

Dunedin's Cadbury factory is to be shut, joining others all across the developed world as Mondelez shifts production to ...

The food giant planning to shut the Cadbury Dunedin chocolate factory is on a $4 billion cost-cutting drive.

Buying new cars is for suckers

OPINION: As soon as you drive off the lot, the value plummets faster than a skydiving elephant.

Airbnb and its competitors aren't just giving you the chance to live like a local, anywhere in the world. They're also ...

Airbnb scams on the rise video

The six-bedroom "Bondi Beach luxury villa," listed at $780 a night for 12 people, was actually in Florida.


Dumb phones: The good and bad

Perks of a dumb phone include a battery life of several days, a durable design, and almost no chance of getting your ...

Dumb phones may be poised to make a comeback, but why would you want one?

Cafe charges for phone charging

Tired of tourists powering up batteries for hours, Austrian cafe owner Galina Pokorny has introduced a fee.

Halo Wars 2

Review: Halo Wars 2 video

We put the real time strategy take on the Xbox's flagship franchise through its paces.

life & style

The week in celeb Instagrams gallery

This Olivia Wilde-gram is cute as hell, but wait until you see the baby's giant hand.

This week, Salma Hayek takes it up high and Olivia Wilde's magic hand will have you cracking up.

A man pointed a gun at me

"Every sleepless night, every call I can't answer, every meal I've no appetite for: He's there in all of it."

Green tea has been shown to support cardiovascular health, help reduce the risk of certain cancers and assist with ...

Foods to help with menopause

3 min ago  To support your body during menopause, nourish yourself with wholefoods and limit alcohol intake.

well & good

Get the body you always wanted

Be good to your body and your body will be good to you.

About 80 per cent or women actively dislike the body they've been given. Here's how to change that.

Indulge your 'inner weirdo' video

Laughing hysterically for no reason whatsoever in public may be considered completely bonkers.

Dr Tom Mulholland and the Healthy Families Far North kaiwhakahaere, Shirleyanne Brown at Waitangi 2017.

Attitudes to sugar must change

Times like this highlight why we need system and attitudinal change.

home & property

A light-filled urban home

The couple have lived in the area for 12 years but say it's their cat Izzy who rules the roost.

This K'Rd room is a retreat for the costume stylist and homeware store owner who live there.

Kitchen trends for 2017

Organic materials, handcrafted detailing and inbuilt pressure cookers are all in the mix.


Ex All Black Andy Ellis is reporting for 7 Sharp. A ...

At my place: Andy Ellis

Take a look into the backyard of former All Black Andy Ellis.

food & wine

What's the best tomato relish?

Which tomato relish goes best on your grazing plate?

Which brand tastes most homemade? We put three of them to the test.

Not all processed foods are bad

It is how the foods are made that matters.

The flip side: Tarte Tatin

World olive oil shortage coming

nz farmer

Gun taken for farmer's safety

Farmers are battling with the emotional fallout from November's earthquake and rural support workers suggest they open ...

Police confiscate gun as fragile drought and quake-hit farmers hit breaking point.

War on rustlers to go high-tech

A new animal tracking system could be a valuable weapon in war on stock theft.

Billboard storm in a C-cup

Anti-farming slurs hurt


Weta's early Oscar explained

Weta Digital's FACETS technology, first used in Avatar, has won a Scientific and Technical Oscar. It changed the way the ...

6:36 AM  Weta Digital's won an early Oscar for FACETS, but what the heck's it?

Stars' girls' night out in NZ video

Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling hit the dancefloor in Wanaka.

Rachel Hunter and Joe Naufahu both star in Air New Zealand's new inflight safety video.

Model gets more go on Moro

Rachel Hunter parties into the wee hours with actor Joe Naufahu – aka Khal Moro from Game Of Thrones.


Wild about Scandinavia

Matthew and Chelsea are big fans of the nomadic lifestyle.

Kiwi globetrotters Matthew and Chelsea's latest adventures have taken them to Scandinavia.

What to know about Canadians

They don't like to be mistaken for Americans and they love ice-hockey.

One of the artists at the refurnished Alphington bus stop.

Coolest bus stop ever?

The boring bus wait is a thing of the past at this "reclaimed" 1970s-themed bus stop in Melbourne.


Not all Corollas are boring

Coolest Corolla ever? Certainly the least available. Toyota's hatch hit the WRC stage in 1997.

6:51 AM  Want to get wild? Get a Corolla. No, really; look at these.

Harley Road King rearmed

More polish hasn't affected the Road King's classic Harley-Davidson character.

Mild-mannered Corolla on the outside, mild-mannered petrol-electric hybrid on the inside.

Corolla hybrid a struggle

6:16 AM  You can have Prius power in your Corolla for an extra $3000. But the break-even point is a long way away.

stuff nation

Our beloved sweet boy, Kuj

Stuff Nation - http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff-nation/17478155/Pet-of-the-day-Our-beloved-sweet-boy-Kujet - Pet of the day - Kuj

Sadly we lost our boy, Kuj, to cancer last week, just a few weeks after his fourth birthday.

Chch suffering 'crisis fatigue'

"Like most people in Christchurch, we are now hypersensitive to disaster."

''Dyslexia'' word with wooden letters on dark background - dyslexic - for Stuff Nation assignment

Dyslexic learners let down?

“NZ teachers are not trained to recognise the characteristics ... this should be compulsory."


New Ko swing 'not comfortable'

Lydia Ko's body language told the story of her struggles at the Australian Open.

2 min ago  Top golf analyst runs rule over Oz Open struggles as world No 1 unveils her new package with no joy.

Crouser trumps Walsh

Not even a New Zealand residents record was enough for Tom Walsh to beat American Ryan Crouser.

Wigan star Joe Burgess made a point to his NRL detractors with a starring role in the win over Cronulla.

Wigan smash Cronulla Sharks

6:32 AM  NRL reject scores hat-trick of tries as English outfit win world league club challenge with ease.

good reads

Push for California's exit video

Karen Sherman  of Yes California, leads a secessionist meeting in San Diego.

Huddled in a luxury apartment building, group plots to have California secede from the US.

Dinner date diplomacy

It's the annual trans-Tasman dinner date.  Prime Minister Bill English and wife Mary take a water taxi with Australian ...

Malcolm Turnbull and John Key got on like a house on fire. The Bill English relationship might need work.

Roe of Roe v Wade dies

Norma McCorvey was "Jane Roe" in the 1973 Supreme Court case of Roe vs. Wade that struck down many state laws that ...

Unwed, mired in addiction and poverty, and desperate for a way out of an unwanted pregnancy, she became Jane Roe.

Vow to reduce child abuse

Grainne Moss has had five months as chief executive-in-waiting for the Ministry for Vulnerable Children Oranga Tamariki, ...

The head of a new uber agency for vulnerable children says she can halt New Zealand's roll call of shame.

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Cruising the Waikato River

"There's plenty of room for activities," Tim Riddell says.

"There's plenty of room for activities."

Itching to get stitching

A continued workshop will be held at Katey Pittwood's family home, which was formerly a funeral home.

Did you know sewing was trendy?

Billboard storm in a C-cup

Designer Direct's infamous billboard has been sold. Designer Direct owner Michael Adams hands over to new owner Tim Harris.

Too saucy for some residents, a former councillor purchased the Bull's billboard.

Kazakh chef brings slice of home to Kiwi classic video

Chef Raha Assilbekov says he wants to give Kiwis a taste of Kazakhstan with BLD Cafe.

Forget mince and cheese - try a Kiwi-Kazakh chicken and potato pie in Glendene.


'Risky' teething items on sale

Hyland's teething products sold in Australia have been investigated after baby deaths in America.

Some Australasia-based online pharmacies will ship them to New Zealand.

Divorced dad buys ex-wife gifts

Billy Flynn is "rising above" divorce to set a good example for his two young sons.

According to Billy Flynn, the world needs "good men", so he's setting a good example to his two sons.

Cancer survivor shamed in class

A teacher shamed a five-year-old cancer survivor, when she saw the young girl pulling at her hair.

Teacher told the five-year-old American school girl, "You can’t be pretty if you’re bald."

Good news for older mums

Mums are increasingly having their first child at an older age than they did in the past.

New research shows there are now some advantages to having kids later in life.

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Africa: Wildlife and brilliant beaches

Go in search of the Big Five in Tanzania's best wildlife areas.

I want to go to Africa to do a safari and hit the beaches. Got a travel question? We can help/

Amsterdam: A bloomin' good time

A gardener cleans a tulips field at the Keukenhof park, also known as the Garden of Europe, in Lisse.

Charming architecture, clogs, windmills, bikes, and an eclectic atmosphere.

Embracing the spirit of adventure

Robyn moved to New Zealand for a change of lifestyle.

Robyn Tisdell swapped Essex and Brighton in England for a healthy new lifestyle in Auckland.

Kepler Track is NZ's greatest walk

The Kepler Track is 60km.

So pure and Jurassic, it almost transports you back to when New Zealand was still a land of birds.

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