3:22 PM Councils cannot force strengthening of quake-prone buildings beyond legal minimum.
Thousands of dollars worth of energy drinks have been stolen from a South Auckland warehouse.
Police arrest second person following the death of 24-year-old man at a South Auckland birthday party.
4:54 PM Police guard three Wellington properties including two crime scene tents after an assault.
Teacher put on 'garden leave' after writing inappropriate comments on student reports.
17 min ago Young woman driving at more than four times the limit said her mother-in-law was teaching her how to drive.
4:54 PM Man in critical condition is still too unwell to tell police what happened to him.
The Government's super ministry is criticised for how it leads economic development.
OPINION: As we all look forward to the season of peace and goodwill, remember not all are so fortunate.
Private boarding school teacher put on "garden leave" after writing inappropriate comments on student reports.
The number of male teachers in NZ continues to decline despite attempts to fix the imbalance.
Emergency services are rallying to raise $1million in honour of a Waikato tot with a rare terminal illness.
A casual run on Kawau Island nearly turned to disaster for a man who impaled himself on a tree branch.
Gassy cows could soon be far more pleasant to be around - especially for the environment.
PGG Wrightson says its trading performance is on track with previous forecasts despite lower forecast dairy payouts.