10 min ago Searchers looking for a boy swept out to sea are hoping for a miracle, but are realistic, say police.
7:40am Blast of strong wind bears down on much of the country, ending spell of pleasant weather.
A clinician has hit out at a judge who failed to convict a man who filmed up a woman's skirt.
8:25am Labour's ruling council has agreed to a timetable for electing a new leader.
Police got a surprise when they unintentionally discovered a meth lab on a West Auckland property.
The date's been set, but unfortunately so has the tone of the Labour leadership contest due to play out over the next six weeks.
Leonie Osbourne's scheme Soles4Souls takes used shoes and gives them a second life at lower decile schools.
Lying on her back all day is not the way Debbie Malloch wants to spend her days.
Using one nutrient discharge measuring tool for all farms is not sensible or practical, Fed Farmers says.