Ahu Taylor intended to kill Kahu Vincent when he attacked him in Wanaka last year, a jury has found.
A three-year-old boy who went missing in Claudelands, Hamilton, has been found.
A Mt Albert man is desperate to recover two stolen suitcases containing valuable family heirlooms.
6:15 PM "He just walked around me and grabbed her and chucked her in the car," girls say of sister's abduction.
Sam Hansen, 14, became taller than her big sister in just one night.
The US President wants to pay New Zealand a visit - it's just a case of sorting his schedule.
The ring hexed with a 100-year-old curse has claimed its first victim: the guy who allegedly stole it.
Hutt Valley nurse faces accusations she gave her daughter mind-altering meds to make her ill.
A man has died after he was crushed by a truck ramp in Hornby, Christchurch.
Families in fear after 5-year-old abducted as she walked to school.
A McDonald's in Silverstream was evacuated and nearby trains stopped because of the blaze.
''He just walked around me and grabbed her and chucked her in the car,'' girls say of sister's abduction.
Costs for deportee support services are ongoing, as Government gives another $100k.
An Irish surfer has shared her passion with women in Iran and Papua New Guinea.
Christchurch Gondola hopes to have a speaker system fitted to its pods in six weeks after a communication blunder upset customers.
A former Mighty River Power engineer was bad at keeping to budget and was a "bully", court told.
The theft of helicopter fuel in Fiordland put pilot and passengers at "substantial risk", police say.
When will the transport minister make his announcement on electric vehicles?
"It's not our intentions at this stage to put money in," Paula Bennett says.
How to stop drivers fleeing from police? Easy, says Judith Collins. Crush their cars.
Ex-Conservatives leader Colin Craig wants to build affordable homes to ease Auckland's housing crisis.
Special-needs students will be able to request their writers to type their assignments.
A Christchurch merger school that has been operating from two sites has celebrated its first birthday on its new grounds.
Te Reo Maori is helping pupils get a fair shot at education.
Thanks to swimsuit donations and the new school principal, kids at decile one Pukemiro Primary School are learning how to swim again.
Farmers need access to a 24/7 helpline for mental health support.
Outdoor dinning areas are soon becoming smokefree in Palmerston North.
Attacks on dairy farmers from animal rights advocates are escalating, supporters say.
Marlborough residents with empty water tanks should check companies trucking in water are meeting public health standards.
Girls in low-decile schools lack the role models to inspire them to success, says the award-winning business leader.
Businesswoman Joan Withers is named the supreme winner at this year's Women of Influence awards.
Sarah Lin wanted freedom and flexibility when she started her 3D printing company.
The finalists for the 2015 Women of Influence Awards in the Board and Management category.
Drone footage of Hawke's Bay sheep being herded has attracted global attention.
Fed-up farmers are losing patience with trespassing hunters.
Rangitikei will host the third test between New Zealand shearers and Wales.
Animal rights group SAFE wants Countdown supermarkets to sell only free-range or barn-raised eggs.