An Ashburton man stood quietly in the dock as he faced charges of murdering Susan Cleveland and Peggy Noble.
Samoan man jailed over an underage sexual offence wins right to stay in NZ because of devotion to severely autistic boy.
A spate of threats has closed Work and Income offices around the country a day after a double shooting fatality at an Ashburton office.
Professionals connected to CTV building collapse have moved closer to possible manslaughter charges.
The man who threatened the Hastings Work and Income office was carrying a knife.
PM says probe into former justice minister won't be completed until after the election, as Labour calls for wider scope.
Manurewa East School students learned about different foods before putting their cooking skills to the test.
Reducing salt in your diet could be the key to reducing heart disease, researcher says.
Sheep rustlers using dogs and traps continue to target the flock in Auckland's Cornwall Park.