Hot water and power remain out to some Auckland and West Coast homes after Thursday's storm.
A range of households from Auckland's North Shore will help to evaluate the Council's waste service.
A 15-minute movie made by an NZ pair will screen at the prestigious Cannes International Film Festival.
Regan Northwood initiated 21 random acts of kindness to help her celebrate her birthday.
All Black Charlie Faumuina is no longer the "big grizzly" he once was. His trademark beard was shaved off last weekend to raise money for child cancer.
Ryan Thomas scores twice for PEC Zwolle in their upset Dutch Cup final victory.
Passenger says he feels lucky to be alive after tyre on Boeing 737 explodes mid-flight.
Turners Auctions has told shareholders that first-quarter revenues are on track to meet its target of a 10 per cent rise in profits for the 2014 financial year.
Reginald D Hunter says as long as NZ isn't full of sensitive white people, his show will go down a treat.