'Fake cop' woos women - police

11:19 AM  South Auckland man allegedly caught out when his worried partner called the station.

Cancer faker absent again

A cancer-scammer has yet again failed to turn up for sentencing.

11:22 AM  A woman who faked terminal cancer to trick people into giving her money has again failed to appear for sentencing in Auckland District Court.

Cancellation causes 'chaos'

Passengers of a cancelled Malaysia Airlines flight from Auckland to Kuala Lumpur are frustrated with the lack of information from airline staff.

11:57 AM  Auckland Airport staff say technical difficulties are at fault for the cancelled Malaysia Airlines flight.

Aucklanders build bigger

Freestanding four and five bedroom homes have been popular at the Addison development in Takanini.

Planning rules are forcing Aucklanders to build bigger houses despite the demand for smaller ones.

Pet pig's bacon saved gallery

Charlotte loves belly scratches!

Pampered piglet who wore nappies and loved cheeseburgers saved from becoming pork chops at Dunedin student flat.

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Write about art you hate

Artzine's editor Amy Stewart at her New Lynn home.

11:38 AM  People who see artwork they dislike do not always stop and consider why they react so negatively.

Journey through India to help women

A mother is combining a personal challenge with a charity close to her heart.

Chance meeting prompts study

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Moore to lead Black Ferns

Glenn Moore has been appointed to lead the Black Ferns to the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup.

Blues assistant coach appointed head coach for NZ women's rugby team until the 2017 World Cup.

Parnell premiers pushed from pitch

Parnell batsman Ben Horne and his mates will have to forgo their home advantage in the opening round of the Jeff Crowe Cup.

The installation of new floodlights at Orakei Domain has forced the Parnell premier cricket squad to move temporarily.

Young clay shooters on target

Tauraroa Area School took out the highest overall team award at the 2015 Northland Secondary Schools Clay Target Competition.

The winners of the 2015 Northland Secondary Schools Clay Target competition were found on September 5.

Wallabies give Horne every chance

Waisea Nayacalevu of Fiji takes on Michael Hooper (left) and Rob Horne of Australia.

Coach Michael Chieka hopeful injured wing will remain with squad for the rest of the World Cup.

Mean Hands proudly Avondale-bred

Kali Meehan beat one of the country's best fighters Shane Cameron, right, last November – but time will tell if the 45-year-old still has what it takes.

The upcoming fight with New Zealand's heavyweight champion Joseph Parker will be a special occasion for Kali Meehan.

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