Businessman bites over sour deal

In the Auckland District Court, businessman Tom Peng pleaded guilty to biting his former associate on the face and swinging an axe at him.

9:28 AM  Man bit his former associate on the face and swung an axe at him after a half million-dollar deal soured.

Behind the bars at Paremoremo video

Julia Prescott, assistant director of Auckland Prison, hopes to apply what she learned about reducing reoffending in Her Majesty's Prison Service in England.

As taxpayers begin a $300 million expansion, this jail's inmates debate whether prison helps crims turn their lives around.

One dead in Auckland crash

One person has died and a second person was taken to Auckland Hospital.

One person has died after a three-car crash early on Sunday morning.

Toxic blaze in Auckland

Nine firefighters needed decontaminating after a chemical fire in Auckland.

Firefighters decontaminated and will be monitored after tackling a toxic factory blaze in Auckland.

Young 'free spirit' farewelled

Thomas Evans was remembered as a free spirit who loved meeting new people.

The parents of a boy killed on a busy highway have extended their love and sympathy to the driver who hit him.

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Motorcyclist killed in Henderson crash

The motorcycle rider was given CPR at the scene before being taken to hospital.

A woman was killed when the motorcycle she was a passenger on crashed.

The kids on a crime spree video

Shopkeepers in south Auckland are being "tormented" by aggressive children as young as seven.

Toxic spill at police yard

Shopkeeper 'tormented' by teens


Bulls to face Counties in final

Bulls winger Danny Latu on the charge.

Canterbury Bulls book spot in final against Counties-Manukau after both sides were big winners.

All Blacks having a ball on social media

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All Black Aaron Smith in a selfie image. Image is taken from Rachel Glucina's twitter feed (@RachelGlucinaNZ).

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Many All Blacks are embracing social media as enthusiastically as the fans – but halfback Aaron Smith tells of the perils of posting photos online ...

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.

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