Bus shelters as art works

Two bus stop murals have appeared to brighten up the quiet streets of suburban Wellington.

Officer in 'survival mode'

Covered in pepper spray and his own blood as he grappled with an angry pit bull, all Chris Barclay could think about was surviving.

Councillor takes council to court

Kapiti councillor takes his own council to the High Court over his exclusion from pay review process.

Weekend full of events in Wairarapa

Thousands of visitors will throng Wairarapa this weekend to enjoy wine, races and flying fleeces.

Hope for unwanted dogs

Abbey van der Plas cannot recall the number of family shoes she has lost to her foster dogs.

Donor lightens bucket list

Ten months after donating a kidney to a stranger, Graham Arthur is taking on the Round the Bays race.

Residents say police deter crime

Burning desire alleged in trial

Bali Nine pair's execution nears

Clemency looking unlikely as death row pair make their grim final journey.

Ferguson police had 'racial bias'

US Justice Department investigation finds sweeping patterns of racial bias within the Ferguson police department.

Nepal trashes Mt Everest litterbugs

Slain Putin critic laid to rest

MH370 'flew to Kazakhstan'

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 was hijacked and flown to Kazakhstan, a science journalist says in a new book

An unsung musical hero

johnny cooper Johnny Cooper, who died this week, was a modest hero of the New Zealand music scene.

Life story: Community-minded 'Nan'

"Nan" Wright will be remembered as the life and soul of Newtown's Te Ara Hou apartments.

Farm manager had world at his feet

Purpose, burgers, and help for kids

Goldswain dedicated to air rescue service

John Goldswain was a lifesaver to many through his association with the Life Flight Trust.

Peters opens up possibilities

Watching Winston Peters, you can't help being reminded of an old lion on his rock surveying the grassland.

PM calls on O-Week crowd

John Key only made it about 50 metres before the crowd swamped him.

Peters begins Northland bus tour

'Kiwis will be shocked'

Justice system just fine: Key

John Key has dismissed calls for an independent commission to review possible miscarriages of justice.

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