13 min ago Damp conditions don't deter as thousands of rugby league fans turn out for the Auckland Nines.
11:11 AM A man is dead in Mangere after neighbours heard someone shout out "I killed him".
A man in his 40s suffered head injuries in an attack in one of Auckland's biggest parks.
Police have made another arrest connected to the death of a west Auckland woman
11:06 AM A five-year-old with cancer fulfilled a dream to be a pirate, sailing Auckland’s harbour.
11:55 AM Rain is likely to be heavy in the upper North Island as roads jam up with long weekend traffic.
11:29 AM A few hundred people watch Waitangi waka ceremony from the shoreline of Te Tii Marae.
Athletes from Athletics Whangarei have enjoyed some success in throwing events at this year's Colgate Games.
It's a good time to be hitting the water in west Auckland.
The community is once again rallying to remember Luke Tipene.
Tickets to the Vodafone Warriors May 21 NRL match against the Canberra Raiders go on sale at 9am on Friday
Ironman athelete Josh Harrison says it's possible to laugh your way through pain.