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Backstage at NYFW

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We go behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week to check out the food, fabulous guests and more.

Fashion guru slams Kim & Kanye New Zealand Fashion Week Live: Day Two

Best bachelorette party ever?

Best bachelorette party ever? Or perhaps even the worst? You decide.

Martha vs Blake and Gwyneth

Martha Stewart It would seem the lifestyle queen is not so thrilled about actresses encroaching on her turf.

'Blood-stained' top causes a stir

Urban Outfitters jumper US label criticised after a sweatshirt evoking memories of a university massacre appeared on its website.

Crazy moments from Miss America

usa Tears were shed, bikinis were worn and a wardrobe malfunction occurred. All in a day's pageantry.

A beery political question

Beer and politics In the lead up to the election we ask party leaders some very important questions about beer.

Recipe: Sausage rolls

I can still remember the aroma wafting through the kitchen at Harvey Street every time mum made a batch of sausage rolls.

Wine risky for asthmatics

Brewers tap into Petone 'vibe'

Daily street style: Sept '14

Street style Check out your daily dose of real Kiwi fashion, courtesy of our street style snappers.

Is this 'Aussie's biggest w**ker'?

This 28-year-old gave an interview on his personal style and grooming habits. Then the backlash began.

The week's best & worst dressed

Student designer turns heads

Obama's suit does the talking

When Barack Obama fronted the press today, it was his outfit - not words - that really got people talking.

Angry driver takes car back

Motorist incensed with a having his car towed jumps into it, reverses off a tow truck and drives it away. Motorist incensed with a having his car towed jumps into it, reverses off a tow truck and drives it away.

$1m parking spaces

New York property developer offering the uber-wealthy the opportunity to buy a condo parking spot for a cool US$1m.

Max-scooter, mini-price

Turbocharger v supercharger

Batmobile tease

The movie is still 18 months away but the teasing continues around what the new Batmobile will look like.

Through the looking glass

Mary O'Hagan A memoir of madness is deliberately upsetting and beautifully packaged.

'Flawed brilliance'

The line between fact and fiction dissolves in Peter Wells' book Journey to a Hanging.

Vintage reads: The Call of the Wild

Kiwi crime fiction comes to life

'Thought-provoking short-list'

The Man Booker Prize short-list is out, but there is no chance of a Kiwi repeat.

Sports Quiz - September 16

Ma'a Nonu Sports Quiz - September 16

Daily trivia quiz: September 16

Are you a trivia whiz? Test your knowledge on our daily quiz.

Afternoon trivia quiz: September 15

Daily trivia quiz: September 15

Afternoon trivia quiz: September 16

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