A dramatic rescue for a woman trapped on the roof of her submerged car, after heavy weather lashes the country.
4:15pm The Easter road toll has risen to three after two deaths in Canterbury.
5:05pm A man is in hospital with a suspected fractured skull after he was allegedly assaulted in Porirua.
The southern mayors are taking the fight on legal highs to Parliament and asking for an outright ban.
Police believe a woman and her two children have been stealing from open homes around West Auckland.
Police are examining the remnants of a fire bomb thrown at a Palmerston North home.
Benefit figures are at a five year low due to some people finding employment and others having their benefits cut.
A modern Beatlemania gripped Wellington as William and Catherine greeted thousands of near-hysterical fans.
Olympic swimmer Amaka Gessler is climbing out of the pool and into the business world.
Insurers need to better recognise and respond to the stress many of their customers are under, a disaster recovery psychologist says.
Mental illness among farmers is like grass staggers a top agricultural communicator claims.