A man is dead after a van and motorcycle crash in the Bay of Plenty, igniting a fire.
A man has failed in his attempt to overturn his convictions and sentence for rape, sexual violation and indecent acts with his de facto stepdaughter.
Police are searching for three men who attacked and robbed a teenager, leaving him with head injuries.
Group pleas for beach to be left in natural state
Hamilton East residents are calling for an urgent rethink on plans to upgrade the city's picturesque Wellington St Beach.
A lengthy diesel spill, ranging from 10km to 20km, has been reported by Coromandel Peninsula motorists.
Don't let go of your common sense go when it comes to spending money this Christmas.
Hosts ambition to get off bottom of ASB Premiership takes sizeable blow with 4-2 loss in Rotorua.
As a guy I find women deliciously mysterious. But it's clear from all the ads that I'm in the growing minority.
A truck called Raminator has broken the Guinness World Records record for the "Fastest Speed for a Monster Truck".
An array of colourful floats entertained the masses at Te Awamutu Christmas parade.
John Key risked fireworks backstage when his daughter's sparkling outfit almost outshone Katy Perry's.
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