Taupo mayor furious

Hamilton's tyre mountain saga has made its way to Taupo.

Serious assault in city

One man is in serious condition following a brutal assault in Hamilton just after 3pm. 

Kiwi model inhales dog-sized burrito

She wants to break stereotypes by becoming a competitive eating champion, one giant burrito at a time.

Family escapes house fire

A family had a lucky escape from a fire which gutted their Hamilton flat.

East care a 'two-way street'

MP Poto Williams says Government and city council need to work harder in eastern Christchurch.

Tyre punctures in-car selfie stick singalong

A quartet's singalong performance for a selfie goes into a spin as a tyre in their vehicle punctures.

Hoverboard record broken

A Canadian man has smashed the world record for hoverboard travel.

X Factor contestant sues Simon Cowell

Rejection hurts, but perhaps it's nothing a million-dollar law suit won't settle.

Half marathon a hit

Hundreds of people came out to be involved in the Huntly Half Marathon on Sunday.

Dixon fourth in chaotic race

Kiwi driver just misses a podium finish in an action-packed Indy 500 punctuated by crashes and a tight finish.

Anti-booing technology at Eurovision

An off-key contestant wasn't the only sound Eurovision 2015 organisers were dreading at the grand final in Vienna.

Federer fury over fan selfie

Tennis maestro turns on French Open officials after teen's centre court invasion to nab a shot.

Taylor hushed praised for Stokes

"He lived in New Zealand for 10 years, didn't he?" - Black Caps batsman says of rival's bid to bat NZ out of Lord's test.

Dancing Man thrown own party

Social media sensation gets to dance without shame.

Power out on cold, snowy morn

Power was cut to 34,000 northern Wellington homes on Monday morning as snow fell around the region.

Plant whisperer's vision for Nelson coffee

Could Nelson become a hub of high end coffee production exported to the world? A "plant whisperer" thinks it could be the region's next big thing.

Jersey to lift Blackwood's spirits

With over two years in a Myanmar prison ahead, his parents want to help - Hurricanes style.

New reserve 'here to be loved'

Sir Edmund Hillary's children were guests of honour at the opening of a new 460 hectare forest reserve.

'You didn't do it'

Teina Pora has met the brother of the woman he was twice convicted of murdering and been told: "You didn't do it."

Williamson 'brassed off' at Lord's

Black Caps batsman in elite company with maiden century at Lord's but left kicking himself for dismissal.

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