8 min ago Three sisters "saw fire and smoke" before smashing window to escape Waimate blaze that killed parents and brother.
1:53 PM A man has died after being handcuffed during a police raid of a Bay of Plenty home.
4 min ago Before he died, dambuster Les Munro was keen to put an end to an enduring misconception.
1:44 PM A friend saw Connor Morris lying "knocked out" in the middle of a massive street brawl, court hears.
A "well-respected" top cop has been seconded to lead Cera's final phase.
2:48 PM The Maori Party may withdraw their support for controversial health and safety legislation.
A new set of offences could come from a review of NZ's "horrific" domestic violence problem.
12 min ago From facial piercings to puffer jackets, how relevant are school uniform rules?
Road safety concerns raised months before 6-year-old pupil was thrown into air by a car
1:59 PM A teacher became ill working at a damp and derelict secondary school in the Cook Islands, but that is set to change on the back of a gift from New Zealand taxpayers.
Despite half Juanita Birch's household being deaf, the house is far from quiet.
Victoria University chemists believe a whisker of tuberculosis could boost vaccines' power.
Dame Wendy Pye is the founder of one of the world's most successful education export companies.
Distinguished professor Margaret Brimble won the Women of Influence in science and innovation award in 2014.
Another fall on Fonterra's GlobalDairyTrade prompts call to temporarily suspend the auction process.
Farmers warned to be careful about how much they pay their children for farm work.