8:52pm Black smoke was billowing 10 metres or more into the air from South Auckland shed fire - now extinguished.
7:56pm Should a severely disabled man's rights outweigh community safety, court is asked.
A father let his drunk son do a burnout with his car in the basement. Within minutes, their house was in flames.
7:41pm Bill English says overseas workers are needed because Kiwis can't pass drug tests.