Fatal stabbing spree video

Police at the Broderick Rd, Johnsonville cordon.

11:04 AM  A 9-year-old boy is among the victims in a late-night stabbing in Wellington that killed one.

Outrage at body move 'betrayal'

Norman John Harris killed Cheyenne Ihaka, 16, in a car crash, then moved his body to divert the blame.

10:56 AM  Dissatisfaction with punishment for teen who moved his friend's body to take blame for crash.

Wind, rain eases by game time

Put back into its place in May, the Wellington Zephyrometer should get a testing workout in the next day or two.

10:52 AM  It's going to be a wet and windy end to the week for many - but things should settle down in time for rugby.

Police hunt 'dangerous man'

Kayne Allan Byrne, 27, is wanted by police.

10:32 AM  Police are warning the public to stay away from a dangerous man on the run in the Hutt Valley.

Twin loses sister in crash

Sophie Langston (right) was killed in a crash in Turangi on Tuesday. She is pictured here with twin sister Laura.

Friends of woman killed in road accident near Turangi set up appeal to help twin sister with funeral costs

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crime

Glock thief pleads guilty

Benjamin Manwaring Downes has pleaded guilty to stealing two police issue glock pistols from New Plymouth's courthouse.

11:06 AM  A security technician has pleaded guilty to stealing two glock pistols from the New Plymouth courthouse.

One dead in Johnsonville stabbing video

11:04 AM  A 9-year-old boy is among the victims in a late-night stabbing in Wellington that killed one.

Outrage at body move 'betrayal'

Hunt for dangerous man in the Hutt

politics

The lies we Kiwis tell ourselves

Prime Minister John Key and Trade Minister Tim Groser are unlikely to embrace New Zealand's real status as a middling nation none too reliant on trade.

OPINION: If you think NZ is a small, trade-dependent nation that "punches above its weight," you need to read this.

State house sales bill tabled

Legislation giving ministers sweeping powers to sell off state houses has been tabled in Parliament.

The Beehive

Beehive Live: Recess upon us

As Parliament draws to recess, the question for many MPs is: "have I been offered tickets to the rugby yet?"

education

Nayland students split over uniforms video

Nayland College principal Daniel Wilson. The school is bringing in a uniform for Year 11 and 12 students.

7 min ago  Students at Nayland College are divided over the recent decision to introduce uniforms for senior students.

Parents in dark over principal

10:19 AM  Rangiora High School parents say they have not been informed about the departure of the school's embattled principal.

Scholarship students will pay more to sit exams.

Scholarship students to pay more

10:23 AM  Marlborough students sitting scholarship exams might be out of pocket if they cannot fork out enough cash.

health

Tributes flow for Alex Renton

Alex Renton died on Wednesday night.

Tributes pour in as Peter Dunne says prescribing medical cannabis was worthwhile.

Calorie rise blamed for obesity

Too much food, rather than too little exercise, is probably to blame for expanding waistlines.

Labour's health spokeswoman Annette King says there is little overseas evidence to show social impact bonds deliver on their contracted outcomes

Social bonds a slow process

Private investment in social health outcomes could take seven years to see results, documents show

Women of Influence

On being a Woman of Influence video

Former Cure Kids CEO Vicki Lee speaking at the launch of this year's Women of Influence programme at Westpac HQ in Auckland.

Some of our Women of Influence alumni on what being a Woman of Influence means to them.

Speak to an astronaut video

Nasa astronaut Wendy Lawrence answered some burning questions about space.

"If you work hard and have the right attitude, you can actually do a lot of things that you think you can't. I think it's about belief," says Therese Walsh.

A sporting winner

Therese Walsh was the supreme winner of the board and management category in 2013.

farming

Dairy prices tumble again

Dairy prices fell another 5.9 per cent on Wednesday night.

9:55 AM  Worried farmers 'beyond words' after eighth consecutive fall in Fonterra's GlobalDairyTrade auction.

Fonterra proposes job cuts

Fonterra staff across NZ called into meetings in to hear about a proposal to cut "hundreds" of jobs.

Clinton farmer Hamish Bielski won the Ballance Agri-Nutrients Sheep Industry Emerging Talent award in the 2015 Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards.

Sheep industry's best

The sheep industry's standout performers have been named at the Beef + Lamb NZ Sheep Industry Awards.

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