The Globetrotters had plenty of fun while drubbing their Hawaiian opponents at the Basin Reserve.

Harlem Globetrotters thrill crowd

14 min ago  A flash squad of barnstorming basketballers stunned Wellington with their skill and antics in 1957.

Crack car squad back

Wellington's new car squad want to stop this happening to your ride. This is all that was left of one stolen car discovered at the home of an alleged "chop shop" ring accused of converting stolen cars for parts in Brooklyn last July.

14 min ago  A crack car squad is back as police deal with up to 50 thefts from cars a week.

NZ Nepalis reassured

Wellington's Nepali community has no reports of relatives hurt or killed in the quake.

Right-to-die battle

Terminally ill lawyer's fight to change assisted dying laws will now involve lobby groups.

Wet finish to long weekend

Gusts of up to 130kmh will batter Wellington and could close highways.

Wellington scrub fire closes road

Fire crews are fighting a scrub fire in Upper Hutt, Wellington.

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Sir Ed's son Peter Hillary safe in Nepal

Peter Hillary with wife Yvonne Ooeman on an earlier trip to Tibet. Everest is behind them.

With Sir Edmund Hillary's son Peter safe in Nepal after Saturday's massive earthquake, Sir Ed's charity has launched an appeal to support survivors.

About 1.3 million plants being planted along Kapiti expressway route

One of the largest planting exercises ever seen in the lower North Island is underway, involving 1.3 million plants alongside the Kapiti expressway.

Nepal quake: NZ to give aid

Kiwis: Troops to Iraq only for our allies

Business

When sought after public opinion is ignored

Photo: Ella Brockelsby. Linda Burges and Jane Bowron at We Love TV - Tuesday 19th March 2013. Ponsonby Central, Auckland, New Zealand. Photo: Ella Brockelsby

15 min ago  OPINION:

Sounds Air soars

Marlborough flyer expands again by snapping up Taupo to Wellington route Air NZ abandoned.

Growth into the foreseeable future

15 min ago  A Wellington search engine and data analytics tech company has raised enough capital to see growth "well into the foreseeable future".

Comment

Action needed to control housing inflation

There are ways to curb booming Auckland property prices.

14 min ago  OPINION: Despite Bill English saying 'pretty much not really anything' to do about Auckland['s housing boom, there are quite a few things that could be done.

Tough laws needed for safety and assurance

14 min ago  OPINION: There must be no repeat of the terrible Carterton balloon crash.

Culture

Crossword solutions: Saturday, April 25

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Solutions to The Dominion Post's daily back-page crossword are available here.

Crossword solutions: Monday, April 27

14 min ago  Solutions to The Dominion Post's daily back-page crossword are available here.

One of the paintings, by Corporal Ernest Casey, that is showing in St Paul's as part of a WWI exhibition.

WWI exhibition at St Paul's

A Titahi Bay woman is the brains behind a World War I exhibition at St Paul's Cathedral.

Capital Life

Aussie Rules and toads in blenders

Andy Lee is in Wellington to support the Carlton Blues, as they take on the St Kilda Saints in an Anzac Day AFL match at Westpac Stadium today.

Comedian Andy Lee talks about AFL, meeting Hamish Blake, and Gap Year moments.

Anzac beers in short supply

OPINION: The lack of New Zealand beers to commemorate the Gallipoli anniversary is disappointing.

Turkish hero remembered

It was a bleak, chilly day when a memorial Kamal Ataturk was unveiled in Wellington 25 years ago.

Sport
Sydney FC's Rhyan Grant comes in for some close attention from Roly Bonevacia during Sunday's A-League match at Westpac Stadium.

Sydney FC take top-two finish from Phoenix's grasp

The Phoenix will likely host Melbourne City next Sunday in an A-League elimination final.

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