A man is dead after a van and motorcycle crash in the Bay of Plenty, igniting a fire.
A tourist has died while descending Mt Ngauruhoe in the Tongariro National Park.
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.
A lengthy diesel spill, ranging from 10km to 20km, has been reported by Coromandel Peninsula motorists.
LIC is not ruling out redundancies when two of the farming co-operative's subsidiaries are merged next year.
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 Texas plumber has no idea how his old work truck ended up in the hands of Islamists in Syria.
An array of colourful floats entertained the masses at Te Awamutu Christmas parade.
Television, it has often been said, represents escapism, particularly when your lot in life isn't so flash.
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