Heavy rain and severe gales are expected in many parts of the South Island and lower North Island.
5 min ago Mother pleads guilty to manslaughter over the death of her toddler left in a car on a hot day in Whanganui.
8:18 AM Otago baby taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries is now in a stable condition, police say.
8:47 AM Nelson man vows to continue his fight with city council over gaps in his fence.
Auckland woman graduates with PhD, exactly 40 years after graduating with Bachelor of Arts.
5 min ago A mother has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in relation to the death of her toddler who was left in a car in the Whanganui hospital car park.
7 min ago Opening addresses in the Cissy Chen murder trial are due to begin this morning.
The auditor-general has questioned the management of the flagship Maori Party policy Whanau Ora, saying it is difficult to work out what it is doing.
Foreign Affairs Minister tells MPs not to attend spiritual movement Falun Gong events because the Chinese Embassy will monitor them.
9:18 AM NZEI says poverty damaging the education of thousands of children.
Enterprising college students hope their street sign clocks will be a hit.
For the past year Plunket has been working on a strategy for Asian mothers aimed at all cultures stretching from Japan to Afghanistan.
A once-active teen is leaving hospital with the realisation he may never walk again.
3 min ago Prices have continued to fall at Fonterra's GlobalDairyTrade auction.
Beekeeping runs in the family for Paul Bartrum.