Pageant queen's Trump revenge

Alicia Machado says she's proud to be a US citizen.

He called her "Miss Piggy" 20 years ago but Alicia Machado is about to get the last laugh.

Troll shut down over abs insult

US gymnasts Simone Biles, centre, Madison Kocian and Aly Raisman.

This is what happens when you decide to mock the body of the world's best gymnast on Twitter.

Lawsuit over failed termination

After a failed termination, the woman is suing for funds to cover the cost of raising her son.

Mum sues her GP and the public health system for the cost of raising her son after a botched termination.

Can you solve this equation?

This maths problem is confusing a number of internet users.

It's a fairly simple maths problem - but we're guessing not everyone will get it right.

'No before & after pics for me'

Everyone loves a good weight loss story - but what are those before and after photos really saying?

I lost 25kg but that doesn't mean the "after" me is any better than the "before" me.

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love & sex

Prague to Colorado for Tinder date

Veronika Doleželová with her Tinder match Bryan Davis.

They matched 12 hours before his flight departed so she flew across the world for their first meeting.

Is divorce seasonal? This study says so

A new study revealed the two peak divorce periods - watch out for these months.

Young people have less sex

'My blind dating experiment'

food & wine

Feast not for the faint-hearted

Cardiac Cuisine, a Wellington On a Plate event boasting six courses of hearts.

This is one banquet which the chef has put more than his own heart and soul into.

Potato, leek & kaffir lime soup

Katie Deare from Hearth, a new Hamilton East juice bar and grocer, also ladles up nourishing soup.

Saigon Star does a decent beef pho - the national dish of Vietnam.

Review: Saigon Star

If you want a drink, you have to take your own.

beauty

Kardashians win in $10m lawsuit

There are "still legal issues to settle", but the victory is a huge step in the right direction for Kim, Khloe and Kourtney.

2:32 PM  A US judge sided with Kim, Khloe and Kourtney - ruling against Haven Beauty from using their images.

She uses school stationery as makeup

If you're caught short without your lippy or liner, simply reach into your pencil case.

Alicia Machado says she's proud to be a US citizen.

Pageant queen's Trump revenge

He called her "Miss Piggy" 20 years ago but Alicia Machado is about to get the last laugh.

fashion

Famous faces at Fashion Week

Last year celebrity couple Gemma Flynn and Richie McCaw stole the show at NZFW.

Reality stars, TV presenters and fashionistas have been out in full force enjoying the best in Kiwi couture.

NZFW: Day two highlights

Red wedding dresses, light shows, Real Housewives, rain and runaway apples saw in day two of NZFW 2016.

Girls actresses Lena Dunham and Jemima Kirke were photographed by Zara Mirkin.

'Girls' stars wear Kiwi lingerie

Lena Dunham and Jemima Kirke have joined Lonely's ongoing portrait series.

well & good

Troll shut down over abs insult

US gymnasts Simone Biles, centre, Madison Kocian and Aly Raisman.

This is what happens when you decide to mock the body of the world's best gymnast on Twitter.

What we hate most at the gym

Gym bunnies across the country are getting their knickers in a twist.

1 sleepless night can cost you

'No before & after pics for me'

life

Can you solve this equation?

This maths problem is confusing a number of internet users.

It's a fairly simple maths problem - but we're guessing not everyone will get it right.

Think you could walk the runway? video

Our reporter gives it a whirl at NZFW and soon discovers why Miranda Kerr gets paid the big bucks.

House of the week: Pakiri

World's riskiest selfie-taker video

home & property

Derelict shack sells for $1.2m

The two-bedroom cottage may lack a kitchen sink, but it boasts a great location in Auckland's Devonport.

 There's no kitchen sink, the walls are unpainted - but this shack in Auckland has sold for $1.2 million.

Curtains, blinds or shutters? gallery

2:19 PM  Here are our top tips on how to choose the right window treatment for your room.

San Francisco's famous 'Painted Ladies' were a strong design influence for the remodelling of this Wellington villa, ...

'Aficionados' buy Painted Lady

Everyone wanted her, but only one family was successful.

luxury

McLaren's supercar for touring gallery video

McLaren's 570GT concept which was unveiled at the Pebble Beach Conours d'Elegance.

In the drive to sell more cars, McLaren realised it had a problem.

Kiwi creates luxury catamaran

A former Blenheim yachtsman is making waves in the world of boat design.

Lamborghini's Stefano Domenicali unveils the Centenario Roadster at the Quail Motorsports Gathering which is part of ...

Got $3m? You still can't buy this Lambo gallery

In the world of exotic cars, exclusivity is everything.

weddings

Bride shares powerful message

Callie Thorpe

"You are deserving of happiness no matter what your size," says plus-size blogger.

Divorcee's eBay revenge

Want to buy a wedding dress "full of shattered hopes and dreams"? This woman has just the thing for you.

Nathaly Eichand Jürgen Bogner got married on an Austrian Airlines flight to Greece.

Couple's magical mid-air marriage

When we think of perfect places to wed, an airplane is not it. But this wild romantic gesture is actually charming.

Video

NZFW: Day two highlights

Red wedding dresses, light shows, Real Housewives, rain and runaway apples saw in day two of NZFW 2016.

Parenting

Lawsuit over botched termination

After a failed termination, the woman is suing for funds to cover the cost of raising her son.

An Australian woman is suing over the emotional trauma and cost of raising a son she didn't want.

Boring brekkie? Not anymore

His daughter has severe food allergies but this cool dad didn't let that stop them from having some fun.

Encouraging parents to put babies to sleep lying on their backs has led to a dramatic reduction in Sudden Unexplained ...

Safe sleeping for babies

New Zealand sadly has one of the highest SUDI rates in the developed world.

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Furry Friday: Active dogs

Dodo is all flop and fur as she takes control of her ball.

Is there anything as beautiful as a dog enjoying the great outdoors?

Toys they won't let go

Dougal and his Sylvester toy: playful, proud and protective.

A pet's love and loyalty sometimes gets directed at a tattered old toy.

Furry Friday: Pet Olympics

No need to specify which stroke Dodo is doing. She seems unimpressed with her effort.

Take your seat for a not-too-serious wrap of the Pet Olympics.

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