Shortly before a crash that killed four young people, a man confronted the car's driver about his speed.
The fire breathers of professional chilli-eating world are out in force.
Four lucky punters pocket $250,000 - but the biggest jackpot in three years is still up for grabs.
The 11-year-old was playing at a friend's house when he was hit in the face by an exploding petrol can, leaving him with serious injuries.
MP's boilover with Imperial Tobacco's spin doctor isn't the first time big tobacco's been told off.
Feilding woman missing for four days found in Wellington suburb.
John Key says "nothing to worry about".
Marama Fox walks off TV set after comparing tobacco boss to Nazi Germany leader.
Website up and running after being down for nearly 24 hours.
Shoppers rejoice, the fashion website is online once more after being down for 24 hours.
Two 16 year olds went house to house in Huntly, ransacking the homes and stealing $5000 worth of goods in a chilly bag.
Auckland residents rattled after slug gun fired at cars overnight.
A career dedicated to the sea, but forbidden to board a ship. Such was life for women in the navy.
The bizarre subdivision rules designed to keep homeowners in check.
A house in Mt Roskill has been badly damaged after it caught fire on Monday morning.
A new app has been designed to help students see their progress through the qualifications system.
Suspicious fire causes extensive damage to a medical centre in Wellington.
A serious crash trapped one person in a Bay of Plenty crash on State Highway 29A.
Heavy rain is already falling in Northland and much of the country is in for stormy weather.
Stories of pain and heartbreak are all in a day's work at the Family Court in New Plymouth.
As Olympic athletes make final preparations, one had to finish a shift at the fire station first.
Deciding between battered or crumbed is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to making the right order at the local fish and chip shop.
Early sleepers and late-night revellers were given a shake by a 4.7 quake.
It's like the best and worst holiday movie scene ever; the reality of the Free Teina Pora campaign, Cook Island style.
The UK's decision to exit the EU has drawn mixed reaction's from Manawatu's expat community.
A 12-year-old boy has been found "safe and well" after disappearing from his home.
Elsie just misses out on being in the zone for Christchurch single sex college.
John Key probably texted his old buddy David Cameron more than his commiserations.
Fire brigade use rescue equipment to free person trapped in a rolled car.
World sport's anti-drugs boss says Kiwi schoolboys are easy targets for steroid peddlers.
Emergency services find a person after a search along the the Waikato riverside walk.
PM John Key says he respects the UK's decision, while Andrew Little highlights global negatives.
Safety audit of Wellington's controversial Island Bay cycleway discovers a range of problems.
New Zealand's Scottish city turns Welsh in the lead-up to Saturday's sold-out match between the All Blacks and Wales.
State Highway to get a $10 million upgrade after three fatal car crashes in just over 12 months
WATCH: His name has been cleared of murder. Now Teina Pora has a message for the real killer.
The Southland District Council will discuss whether to support the toll road at a meeting next week.
British people in NZ spoke of their shock, sadness and delight as Britain voted to leave the EU on Friday.
Manawatu man may go to jail for failing to pay nearly $140,000 of income tax.
Four people were involved in a car and truck collision on Friday afternoon.
Parents complain of bullying culture but primary school says "we can't stop everything that happens in playtime".
Auckland trains were briefly delayed after a disoriented man blocked the Britomart tunnel.
Child Youth and Family wants any victims of abuse or neglect in its Oamaru home to come forward.
State Highway 1 in north Auckland is now open but traffic is heavy following a serious crash involving two motorbikes and car.
Knee-high signs and small typefaces may make parking penalties legally dubious, says an expert.
Christchurch man paid an Auckland woman $300 to send him a video of her sexually violating a toddler.
The West Coast still has some die-hard possum hunters determined to keep going despite many challenges.
A suspected case of the measles in Levin has come back with a negative result.
The star feature would have to be the outdoor courtyard, with a plunge pool, a tree and a waterfall.
The man was deported from Australia and faced historical sex charges when he returned to New Zealand.