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I have been left wondering if other countries have turned the memorial service for Nelson Mandela into a circus or is it just us?
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To call Gemma Hazeldine's story affecting doesn't do it justice.
Two teens who caused car crashes that killed friends given sentences designed to ensure their lives are not "crushed".
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Two Kiwi businesses hit by an aggressive virus encrypting their files and demanding a ransom.
Water leaking from the Curletts Rd overbridge may cause delays for motorists.
Soft toys, a paddling pool and a rugby ball are among Christmas gifts bought for pets.
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Why are there not more turning signals on busy traffic light-controlled intersections?
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