Jennifer's Christmas miracle

'I'm grateful to God for every day I wake up'

Last Christmas, Jennifer Doolabh was prepared to forgo vital cancer treatment to save her baby.

Woman saved from drowning

Tauranga man hospitalised after rescuing a holidaymaker caught in a rip off Mount Maunganui beach.

The milk doesn’t stop

It may be Christmas, but it was business as usual for the shift workers at Fonterra's Te Rapa factory.

Firefighters pelted with bottles

Three youths running from a fire at a school throw bottles at firefighters.

'He'll never walk, never talk'

One-year-old Maddox Parker has just reached a miracle milestone - his first birthday. 

Pressies stolen from under tree

Festive cheer is alive and well in Ngaruawahia where people have rallied to help a family burgled of their Christmas presents from under the tree.

Humble cheer at city lunch

Chatter stemmed from Hamilton's Salvation Army headquarters as 150 people enjoyed Christmas Day lunch.

Two car crash in Cambridge

Emergency services are responding to a crash near Cambridge.

This year's big Xmas gifts

Former employee slapped with costs

Pressies stolen from under tree

Festive cheer is alive and well in Ngaruawahia where people have rallied to help a family burgled of their Christmas presents from under the tree.

Conversion to draw students to city

A refurbished Wintec building will provide 71 people with accommodation in the central business district (CBD).

Dairy growth leads to merger

LIC is not ruling out redundancies when two of the farming co-operative's subsidiaries are merged next year.

Cure your Xmas spending hangover

Factory's flow-on effect

Rent hikes hit rural Waikato

Tenants in some farming communities faced a big rent rise this year as newbies moved in for work.

Chiefs  |  Magic  |  School Sport  |  Racing

King comeback gathers pace

Joelle King should be back running by the middle of next month and playing squash by March.

Brownlie a Knight in shining armour

Dean Brownlie looks set to bolster the Northern Knights for their opening one-day match on Saturday.

BYO cricket trial cancelled

Kiwi rowers on top in 2014

Fine 2014 for Kiwi canoeists

Emergence of Teneale Hatton as a second world-class paddler alongside Lisa Carrington the highlight.

Economic growth for all

The Key Government has spent $1-1.4 billion per year on corporate welfare, according to a recent report from the Taxpayers Union.

Resolutions are in the air

The first sunrise of the New Year is only a few horizons away.

How do women survive the day?

An impressive year

Erroneous deficit target

An economics professor at Oxford University has advised his blog readers that the level of the government's budget deficit is not the most important macroeconomic problem facing countries today.

Cool coupe from Jaguar

Its topless sister may turn heads, but it's the new coupe version that best displays the Jaguar F-type's talent.

The C change

As other car makers line the C-class in their cross-hairs, Mercedes-Benz decides to move the goal posts.

Muscle cars make a comeback

All that Jazz - everyone a winner

2014 a year full of good cars

Making the BMW i3 our Top Car for 2014 was a no-brainer.

Life & Style
Food  |  Fashion  |  Arts  |  People

Race day fashion takes a bow

Gold Cup fever arrived in Hamilton as ladies paraded in their frocks and men suited up in their best attire for the day.

Fire truck pirate ship a festive delight

An array of colourful floats entertained the masses at Te Awamutu Christmas parade.

'I often cry with the families'

One step at a time for Aalyha

The best coffee in Hamilton

Coffee aficionado Aimie Cronin shares her top five places to drink coffee.

Polanski loses sex case dismissal bid

Roman Polanski has lost his latest bid to have a California court dismiss his 1977 sex case.

Pharrell Williams is not happy

A conglomerate of artists including Pharrell Williams threatens YouTube with $1b copyright lawsuit.

Sex scenes 'don't bother Olivia'

Kimye 'stressed over Christmas'

Sheen's cancer scare

Charlie Sheen found it "terrifying" to be told he had a pre-cancerous throat problem.

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