Police defend pursuit after crash

Police said the 22-year-old driver of this car was seen speeding at 124kmh. He initially pulled over but sped away when police approached his vehicle.

4:33 PM  Police lay blame for Auckland crash which seriously injured infant squarely on the 22-year-old fleeing driver.

Trial over alleged $2.3m theft

The High Court at Auckland, where Paul and Jane Rose are on trial for allegedly defrauding Mighty River Power.

3:26 PM  Auckland couple denies defrauding Mighty River Power of $2.3m.

4500 new homes for Auckland

The exclusive Auckland suburb of Herne Bay is to lose its local pub to a housing development.

An iconic Herne Bay pub is among the sites being redeveloped under the Government's Auckland housing plan.

One pricey fender-bender

The Lamborghini was towed around 3pm on Thursday.

3:46 PM  That feeling when your Mercedes-Benz crashes into a $600,000 Lamborghini ...

Sellers want $100k more

Auckland house prices have had an almost unbroken run of rises over the past 18 months, Trade Me says.

People selling Auckland houses now want far more than they did last year.

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Cemetery welcomes the living

Guided walks of the grounds will demystify parts of the cemetery.

12 min ago  Death is often a taboo subject.

Mr Asia actor hits the law books

4:21 PM  The criminal world is becoming increasingly familiar to actor Dan Musgrove.

Manukau City pull off a coup gallery

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Manukau City pull off a coup gallery

Kevin Fallon says he's pleased to be back in the game after a short hiatus.

Master coach Kevin Fallon will guide Manukau City this football season.

Couch to tough 10km in 19 weeks

Shelly Green says exercise needs to be incorporated into daily planning.

Two kids, a career and 50th birthday wasn't enough to stop Shelly Green from beginning to exercise.

Hibiscus Coast AFC launches four corners programme

Hibiscus Coast AFC technical director Mauricio Rojas is excited at the holistic approach the club is introducing for its players with the new four corners programme.

Football on the Coast is about to become a whole lot more sophisticated as Hibiscus Coast AFC launches its new "four corners" football development programme.

Teacher defies the odds

The love of competing is worth all the pain for St Peter's teacher Claire Walton.

Claire Walton is not letting a debilitating injury stop her from doing what she loves.

Long jumper looks to break eight metres

Matthew Wyatt will be attempting to soar for the eight metre mark in the build up to Rio 2016.

Matthew Wyatt is working towards making Rio 2016. But first he'll have to go above and beyond his personal best.

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