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Follow the gamma-rays

Warkworth's observatory has pinpointed a supermassive black hole in a distant galaxy.

Mozzie repellent strikes firefighters

​Firefighters were taken to hospital after exposure to a toxic World War II mosquito repellent.

Manure-throwing protester in court

Veteran protester in court today to defend a charge of common assault after he threw manure at John Banks.

Home invasion left woman badly hurt

Man to appear in court to face charges relating to an alleged home invasion which left a woman seriously injured.

SkyCity extends convention centre deadline

Casino company formally agrees with Govt to extend the deadline for the design of its new international convention centre.

Kids stride out with cricketers

It's no secret where Samuel Boyes' allegiances lie ahead of tomorrow's New Zealand-Australia ICC Cricket World Cup clash.

Baby snatch prompts security plans

Security improvements are still being made at Middlemore Hospital five months after a baby was snatched from maternity care.

Getting Ranui feeling good again

'Visionary' founder celebrated

Morman missionaries multiply

Growing missionary numbers serving in the South Pacific has led to a $3 million expansion of a training centre.

PM pat gives Ko a 'little power'

Spurred on by John Key at the NZ Women's Open, Kiwi teen golf star jets off as world No 1, hungry for more.

CWC schedule leaves us with a week to forget

The drawn out World Cup schedule is potentially the Black Caps' biggest enemy as they eye glory.

Review: Ref's mistake blows full time on Blues

Chase in a Super League of his own

Aussies wish McCullum was theirs

"Brains, aggression, brawn, bravery, leadership, and versatility" - he's everything Australia want, and maybe need.

Pint-sized metal band makes waves

They’re a thrash metal band gaining rave reviews for their original music and mature outlook despite being too young to drive themselves to their gigs.

Kelly O is leaving Fashion Police

E! has confirmed Kelly Osbourne is leaving their hit show, Fashion Police. But who will replace her?

X Factor: Outrage and tears

Beatles scream to be heard in Auckland

X Factor ratings plunge after controversy

The X Factor NZ has delivered its lowest ratings to date in the face of last week's controversy involving a manslaughter-convicted contestant.

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