A Bay of Plenty father swam 12.5km through choppy ocean yesterday to raise money to send his son to the US for life-changing surgery.
A Saudi refugee who suddenly left the country last year amid allegations he'd been abducted by state agents has made contact with friends in Christchurch pleading for help.
'A myth that young tourists are stingy'
Our relationship with the tourism industry is fraught: we need their money, but we love to complain about them.
Jail was 'the most frightening thing ever'
Bodybuilder Dylan Stephens, jailed after taking steroids and ecstasy, reveals how his life fell apart.