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This scarf is 'paparazzi-proof'

Are you sick of being followed everywhere by photographers? Yeah, us too.

Soldier's funny HR reply

Modern men are still not allowed to attend baby showers - not if they are employed by the US military at least.

30 million possibilities

$30 million. Imagine what you could do with it. Or, read this and we'll tell you.

Being the childless friend

At first I was the one altering our relationships, but when I returned to New York in my mid-30s, there was a significant shift.

What it's like to win $22m

"Let it sink in. Invest the money so you can earn interest," says anonymous not-so-big spender.

If bacon is your jam

Kiwi food producers are catching on to the next big thing in bacon.

Tofu can act like feta

Tofu continues to showoff it's versatility.

Heston Blumenthal's kitchen hacks

Butter isn't bad for your health

'Dapper thief' turns heads

Who needs a balaclava to rob a bank, when you look this good?

Best & worst dressed celebs

Jenny Slate wears the perfect wedding-guest dress, and Stella McCartney does something terrible to Kylie Minogue.

Low-cut tops get jobs - study

Actor stuns in Marc Jacobs campaign

A decade since the Devil wore Prada

These days, ambition is not an alien concept for women, and one film fan argues it all started with The Devil Wears Prada.

Fatal Tesla crash on autopilot sparks probe

Tesla says the driver and autopilot did not notice white side of truck and trailer unit "against a brightly lit sky".

Renault reveals luxury ute

French brand takes the covers off its Navara-based dual-cab ute

Roll on down the highway ... in reverse

Auckland 'a Kiwi road rage hot-spot'

Mitsubishi recalling 27,000 NZ vehicles

Mitsubishi has followed in the wake of Toyota in announcing a major recall of vehicles in New Zealand.

'Speed date' an author

Book Council brings Words on Wheels to Marlborough ahead of festival.

Reviews: The Girls, The Plea, Scattered Pearls

Psychedelic memories, a hectic court drama, and a repressed woman breaks the cycle.

CK Stead: Best Books I Never Wrote

NZ's largest manga collection?

JK Rowling loses fans over Brexit

Harry Potter fans do a disappearing act after author comes out against Brexit.

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