Convicted murderer and paedophile Phillip John Smith has been denied parole.
Roads are being closed and extra screens are in place in central Auckland to cope with the burgeoning brigade of Black Caps fans.
The owners of a Stoke house completely destroyed in fire have miraculously escaped unharmed.
Perth woman is outraged her father, after jail for child sex offences, can dodge parole conditions in Canterbury.
Prime Minister John Key says media forced National to hold back on more Northland promises.
Police are attempting to allay fears after firearms were stolen from a locked safe inside a residential property in Canterbury.
Road spikes used to stop teenagers driving a car stolen from an 87-year-old man.
NZ's ambassador to Brazil hauled before officials to explain Tim Groser GCSB leaks.
MP Peter Dunne dismisses all Kiwi comedians, then expresses dismay to find himself the butt of their jokes.
Student-led project looks to stamp out racism experienced by Maori and Pasifika at university.
Father of school rower believes St Bede's College will agree to settle legal dispute.
Auckland radiographer is fined for unwarranted touching of a female patient, and offering to deliver another woman's x-rays to her "over a drink".
Authorities deny claims blood meters are dodgy despite car crashes, children in hospital.
Shearing community in shock after an up and coming champion dies unexpectedly.
Sheepmeat and beef prices are predicted to rise in April.