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Pedestrian dies at rail crossing

A pedestrian dies after being hit by a train at a barrier-controlled rail crossing in Auckland.

Mehlhopt farewelled

A guard of honour and flyover featured at the funeralĀ of "aviation patriarch" Jack Mehlhopt this afternoon.

Driest January on record?

Parts of Auckland and Wellington are on course for their driest January on record.

Chopper chartered from Pike funds

Cabinet minister Nick Smith chartered another helicopter for TV cameras - this time using tax-payer cash set aside for families of the Pike River victims.

He built a house, then burnt it

Man who built a house with his ex-wife set fire to it, then sat on the lawn drinking wine and watching it burn.

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