16 min ago A 13-year-old girl is fighting for her life in hospital after she was shot in her Gisborne home.
10:43am John Banks sentenced to community detention and community work for knowingly filing a false electoral return.
10:12am A large police operation has taken place at the Yellow Pages building in Ellerslie, Auckland.
10:41am A grim forecast of gales and heavy rain for the next few days is set to blight people's weekend plans in much of the country.
The parents of a teenager killed in Oamaru four years ago are dumbfounded and outraged over a High Court verdict.
Dry July might be over, but political party leaders are giving up booze until after the election.
Principals still struggle to see how the new 'Investing in Educational Success' policy will work in schools.
Cost-cutting at Hutt Valley District Health Board has left staff stressed and confused.
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