5:00am The parents of a teenager killed in Oamaru four years ago are dumbfounded and outraged over a High Court verdict.
5:00am Dry July might be over, but political party leaders are giving up booze until after the election.
5:00am A grim forecast of gales and heavy rain for the next few days is set to blight weekend plans for people around the country.
5:00am Council staff are resorting to stakeouts to catch rubbish dumpers going to extremes to avoid the $2.50 bag fee.
He had a knife held to his chest, but Chris Baxendale still tried to reason with a masked intruder.
If it weren't for Kim Dotcom, it would seem laughable that the US would place much value on having a "no spying" agreement with NZ.
A North Canterbury primary school has put a hold on its controversial microchip bracelet programme.
Sickly doctors could be infecting patients, with an alarming number of them dragging themselves into work despite knowing the risk.
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