A man who accidentally shot his friend while they were duck hunting has avoided prison.
A driver trying to flee police was forced to give up after getting stuck on an Auckland beach.
A child suffered serious injuries when he was hit by a car in South Auckland.
Trade minister's meal, including foie gras and toothfish, cost $300 - and that was before the wine.
Details of couples' high life funded by stealing millions revealed after name suppression lapses.
Parliament has outlawed the practices behind slave-like fishing practices in New Zealand waters.
The bid for a sustainable education centre at Fairfield College has been aided by a $15,000 research grant.
The worst Ebola disease outbreak on record is unlikely to reach New Zealand from west Africa, authorities here say.
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