Police have shot dead a man, who was wanted for three armed robberies in a week, as he advanced on them claiming to have a gun.
A North Shore man was fined $15,000 for trying to illegally import a Chinese delicacy.
Connor Morris was killed with a sickle, swung point-first with "some force" into the side of his head, the Crown says.
3 min ago The mother of a 15-year-old girl allegedly being held by a career criminal says she is beside herself with worry.
The property market is not the only sector that's booming in Auckland, school age population is increasing dramatically.
0 min ago Reports of a slick of fish floating on the surface near Hen and Chicken Islands are being investigated by the Ministry for Primary Industries.
3:49 PM A group from Calvary Chapel in Whangarei are trying to raise funds for materials to help people with disabilities in Tonga
2:46 PM The captain of the New Zealand Fire Service sevens side is retiring on top of the world.
Western Springs AFC moved into the semi-finals of the ASB Women's Knockout Cup via a dramatic 3-2 extra-time victory.