The chaos at Alamont.

Rock 'n' roll's darkest day

10:02 AM  Mick Jagger peacocked on to the scene and got punched. Altamont was already out of hand.

The judge sums up

British backpacker Grace Millane died while she was travelling in New Zealand on her OE.

Lies told by Grace Millane murder accused are just one piece of evidence to consider before deciding guilt, jury told.

Live: Black Caps v England

Ben Stokes looms again as England's danger man on day two of the clash at Bay Oval.

Student had undiagnosed condition

9:43 AM  Kamo Intermediate School's Aimee Lindsay died at school after athletics training.

Prince's ex: Hidden camera claim video

Prince Andrew's ex Lady Victoria Hervey "felt like she was watched" during Epstein stay.

What killed the Westport rats?

Hundreds of rats washed up on a Westport beach. What -  or who - dunnit?

national

Woman hurt on Auckland motorway

A police spokesman said a woman had sustained injuries.

10:54 AM  The woman was taken to hospital in a serious condition.

Murder or accident?

Crown says Grace Millane's death was a reckless murder, the defence says it was a "tragic" accident.

The last leaky buildings report, now four years old, put the number of homes with issues at a conservative 174,000. That ...

NZ still building leaky homes

We barely hear about the leaky buildings crisis any more, but the problem is actually growing.

climate change

Recycling shipshape at Havelock Marina video

The "comprehensive recycling facility" at Havelock Marina will accept glass bottles and jars, plastic, cans, and paper ...

A recycling hub has been installed at Havelock Marina as Port Marlborough gets its sustainability game into shipshape.

Watch: My Generation

One generation reflects while a new generation takes action with the School Strike 4 Climate.

Cowie says the industry needs greater endorsement.

Mainstream edge for solar video

Solar energy not just for the rich, new CEO of solarcity says.

business

Google curbs political messaging

Google announced its new policy via a blog post

9:27 AM  Search giant joins global crackdown.

4.5 rating? You're terrible

OPINION: I can when tell you're going to be a bad Uber passenger.

In Wellington central, the median rent was up 7.4 per cent year-on-year to $580 a week. In the wider Wellington region, ...

Rents shoot ahead of incomes

Rents 'will almost certainly set new records' in early 2020, Trade Me says.;

travel

Who's your favourite child? 

Airline JetBlue's security question had an unfortunate cut off online.

10:37 AM  It's the question no parent wants to answer - but one European airline wants to know. Sort of.

Disney mistakes you're making

Planning your first Disney trip? Avoid these mistakes that could lead to a nightmare before Christmas.

K-Pop superstar group BTS is back after a short break, news websites reported on Monday.

Air NZ new route: Be a K-pop star video

10:51 AM  Air NZ's new Akl-Seoul route kicks off this weekend. Here is my fly-on-the-wall account of what it takes to become a K-pop star.

After her older brother was shot by police, Genevieve Simpson got a job in mental health.

Her brother's keeper video

After police shot her brother, Genevieve Simpson got a job in mental health - and began investigating.

As kids, we believe in magic

Wizard Devin Person

But somewhere in the accumulation of age, we forget to seek it.

A deadly legacy in Afghanistan

Stuff Circuit: Life and Limb

Stuff Circuit investigates: What did we leave behind? And we meet the innocent victims.

Compulsory history in practice

The arrival of the Endeavour replica in modern-day Auckland is a reminder that this country's history remains a vital ...

We asked teachers and academics how compulsory New Zealand history lessons might work.

I should be dead

Brothers Doug Dykzeul (left) and John Dykzeul (centre) and their brother-in-law Stephen Hughes were all killed in the ...

Four brothers jumped at the chance to fly to Antarctica. But a twist of fate ultimately saved Paul's life.

world

Forgotten cemetery under school

School officials at C Leon King High School in Hillsborough County said they received a tip about a month ago that the ...

Ground penetrating radar detects what appear to be 145 coffins buried at US high school.

A sea of flames

an inferno has been seen racing across a field in Australia, as bushfires continue to plague the country.

Anna Ramirez was stabbed outside a New Jersey apartment complex on June 22.

Woman killed identical twin

A US woman who stabbed her identical twin to death during a drunken street fight is now headed to prison.

property

NZ still building leaky homes

The last leaky buildings report, now four years old, put the number of homes with issues at a conservative 174,000. That ...

We barely hear about the leaky buildings crisis any more, but the problem is actually growing.

Strategic partnership benefits rural sector

SPONSORED: An inspired partnership is now paying dividends for the rural sector.

The original purchases of the former Putaruru Court house removed the C and T from the sign above its main entrance.

'Court' this be your next home?

Rare opportunity to purchase former South Waikato courthouse and police station.

homed

Timeless bach a family favourite

The outdoor dining table comfortably seats 10 and is just metres away from the kitchen bench.

Rebecca Kain is recreating the happy, relaxed family holidays of her childhood near Havelock North.

Single mum's off-grid tiny house video

Where do you live after a separation? Tasha's solution for the family is a tiny house - off grid.

I have serious doubts about this one. I feel like the cleaning community might be having us all on.

Is soap secret to fog-free mirrors? video

You can wash with it and clean with it, but can it keep your mirrors steam-free?

life & style

Duke's NZ army ties intact video

The Duke of York, Prince Andrew, with Warrant Officer Graham Purvis at Linton Military Cam, Palmerston North, in ...

10:49 AM  A regiment of the New Zealand Army is known as "The Duke of York's Own," and there are no plans to change that.

The beauty of running early

OPINION: Dunedin's Chris Bisley likes to fit his training in around his work and family - so he’s made an extraordinary life decision.

Lady Victoria Hervey has made shocking claims about the possibility of hidden cameras in Jeffrey Epstein's apartment.

Prince Andrew's ex makes hidden camera claim video

10:42 AM  Lady Victoria Hervey says she felt like she was "being watched" while staying at Jeffrey Epstein's apartment when she was in her 20s.

well & good

I feel like chicken tonight

Supermarket roasted chickens are delicious and offer good value for money. But they aren't right for everyone.

14 min ago  A supermarket roast chicken is a quick and easy meal choice. But should you eat it?

Sunscreen testing 'dubious' video

The Cancer Society cannot explain a huge difference between their sunscreen test results and Consumer NZ's.

A reader says he needs an outside perspective on how to handle the news that his son is gay.

I can't accept having a gay son video

ADVICE: I'm finding excuses not to spend as much time with him.

food & wine

Managing meals in a relationship

What your partner eats can impact you if it doesn't align with your own eating habits.

11:00 AM  This isn't about the 'The Game Changers' documentary. But yes, I have seen it. It's one about a relationship game changer.

Spice and the city

SPONSORED: Kick off summer fun at Auckland’s iconic Night Noodle Markets.

NZ’s best Sauvignon Blanc named

Vegan sausages reign supreme

nz farmer

'Only yearling cattle exported'

South Canterbury Federated Farmers dairy chairman Ads Hendricks.

5 min ago  Eight of the 9366 cattle exported from Timaru to China have died during transit in 2019.

Australian farmers sue Landcorp

A dispute over sheep genetic data has reached the courts.

$20m pipeline proposal 'more sustainable'

Risking it all for happy cows

entertainment

James Blunt returns to NZ video

James Blunt is returning to NZ.

Blunt will play Spark Arena in Auckland on November 25, before hitting Christchurch's Town Hall on November 27.

Back to work for Sam Hayes video

The Newshub presenter has revealed the date she will return from maternity leave.

The couple felt "never-ending pressure" to try and make the relationship work.

MAFS: Stefaan and Vicky split video

The couple say they've felt "never-ending pressure" to make the relationship work.

Bravo

Matthew McConaughey reveals near-death encounter with a venomous snake

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4 min ago  Matthew McConaughey revealed that he once had a near-deadly encounter with a venomous snake in Australia. Watch the actor relive the terrifying experience and open up about joining Instagram here.

2020 Grammys: Lizzo, Billie Eilish and more among first-time nominees

The 2020 Grammys have earned Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X their first-ever nominations. Keep reading to find out which other stars scored recognition from the Recording Academy.

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See all the 2020 Grammy Nominees’ 'Carpool Karaoke' videos in one place

The 2020 Grammy nominations are here! To celebrate, look back on all of the nominees' Carpool Karaoke segments, from Ariana Grande to The Jonas Brothers.

parenting

The easy way to make baby smarter

Auckland mum Rachel Randall reads to her children, Stevie, 5, and 2-year-old Myles.

A major study has found children who are read to as babies have better oral language skills - a key predictor of success in pre-school learning.

Back to work for Sam Hayes video

The Newshub presenter has revealed the date she will return from maternity leave.

What's being done to help Hutt's midwives?

Baby girl for Jessica Mutch McKay

oddstuff

From grey slabs to Lego art video

Block Vandal touches up one ofg his works at the foot of Wainuiomata Hill.

A mysterious street artist is turning a drab concrete retaining wall on a busy street into a giant Lego set.

Man caught horsing around in Whakatāne video

Just another day in Kopeopeo? Man caught on camera casually riding a horse around the streets of Whakatāne.

Stay for $1, if you like voyeurs video

Pub to host launch

technology

Snow could be predicted in Auckland

Machines will transcribe written comments like this one from the day in 1939 where snow fell over much of New Zealand.

Artificial intelligence transcribing weather records from up to 150 years ago could help predict future extremes.

Google Doodle for pilot

Maude 'Lores' Bonney was the first woman to fly Australia-England solo, despite crash in sea off Thailand.

Forcing liability for defamatory posts on social media could undermine the business models of tech titans.

Facebook isn't responsible for us

ANALYSIS: Forcing liability for defamatory posts on social media could undermine the business models of tech titans.

motoring

Move over 3-series, here's the BMW i4 EV video

New i4 will have 'four-door coupe' look, but will also be different to existing 4-series Gran Coupe, says BMW.

10:54 AM  New 3-series-sized i4 puts pure-EV technology right at the heart of the BMW brand.

Top Brand: Toyota video

STUFF TOP CARS: It's always been a worthy brand, but now Toyota seems truly interesting as well.

Clarke Bowman is a rideshare driver in South Florida.

4.5 rating? You're terrible

OPINION: I can when tell you're going to be a bad Uber passenger.

stuff nation

Dairy threatens NZ's image stuff nation

Pristine freshwater lakes and rivers are the jewel in our country's crown but New Zealand's dairy industry doesn't align ...

OPINION: Is the money New Zealand makes from exports really worth destroying our environment?

The Schumachers deserve privacy stuff nation

OPINION: Traumatic head injuries are life-changing in every way. We should all have the respect to recognise this.

The twisted wreckage from the crashed Air New Zealand DC-10 plane litters the slopes of Mount Erebus.

Memories of Erebus stuff nation

Your stories about what you remember of the day of the Air New Zealand Erebus disaster.

sport

NZ 'too small' for Stokes

England's Ben Stokes starred with the bat on day one of the first test against New Zealand.

9:27 AM  UK cricket writer feels NZ's cricketing tormentor needed a bigger home for 'all his energies'.

McLaughlin 'like Armstrong'

10:04 AM  Kiwi motor-racing ace draws comparisons with disgraced cyclist over "tainted" title.

Sonny Bill Williams left a lasting influence at the Sydney Roosters.

Who got the best of SBW?

As he prepares to join his 10th pro team, which of the previous sides got the most value out of Sonny Bill?

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Kurawaka Morrison, 11, interviews Benee at the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards.

Teen star Benee's advice on cracking the music industry (be weird, yay!)

How the little digger was freed video

It took a crew of at least 10 people and a lot of machinery to get the little yellow digger out of Little Shoal Bay.

See the 12-hour effort to pull a little digger that couldn't out of an Auckland beach.

noted

'I once shared Israel Folau’s views'

Israel Folau is in hot water again after saying the deadly Australian bushfires were God’s punishment for legalising ...

OPINION: Growing up in a fairly conservative tradition I'd been taught sexuality was black and white.

Sailing and sunbathing in Alaska

A pair of brown bears, lean and hungry after hibernating for winter, forage on the shoreline.

Joanna Wane sails north to the ice and finds all is not what it seems.

now to love

Doully marries 'the one'

The new Mr and Mrs Doull following the beautiful home wedding of Simon and Liana.

Ex-cricketer meets future wife in hospital following surgeries, a year later they are married.

What Colbert teaches us about our PM video

Stephen Colbert with Jacinda Ardern in Auckland.

The American TV show host's cheeky approach revealed sides to our PM we'd never seen.

homes to love

Ultimate outdoor kitchen

Want to take your al fresco cooking to a new level? Here’s how to create the ultimate outdoor kitchen and go from burnt ...

However much you have to spend, these amazing outdoor kitchens will take your al fresco cooking to a new level.

How to modernise rattan and cane

Check out these tips on how to style rattan for the modern era to add a natural touch to your home.

food to love

Ultimate outdoor kitchen

Want to take your al fresco cooking to a new level? Here’s how to create the ultimate outdoor kitchen and go from burnt ...

However much you have to spend, these amazing outdoor kitchens will take your al fresco cooking to a new level.

Easy guide to composting

Composting is a great way to avoid waste.

Compost is the best possible food for your plants and a practical way to manage kitchen waste.

beautyheaven

Humidity hair hacks

"Straight hair that has been blow dried or curled to add volume will lose that volume once it's exposed to humidity," ...

Does the humidity make your hair frizz? Here's some tips on how to keep your hair looking good this summer.

How much exercise is enough?

Don't have 30 minutes to spare? Try breaking up your workout into 10-minute blocks.

If you are new to exercise, start off by doing short workout sessions. Even 10 minutes is enough to gain benefits.

metro

NZ's professional dungeon masters

Josh Turner is turning his hobby into a job

Turning Dungeons and Dragons from a hobby into a job.

Losing an election

Yeshe Dawa in her kitchen.

What's it like to spend months of your life campaigning for a local government role, and not get in?

newsroom.co.nz

Smokes price hike not just tax

Excessive and hidden voluntary price hikes are a common tactic of tobacco companies around the world.

The tobacco companies used annual tax increases as cover for significant voluntary price increases.

Snow could be predicted in Auckland

Machines will transcribe written comments like this one from the day in 1939 where snow fell over much of New Zealand.

Artificial intelligence transcribing weather records from up to 150 years ago could help predict future extremes.

Kiwi sailor determined to reach Tokyo

Erica Dawson considered quitting sailing, when twice she was left without a crew. But now she's in a thrilling new boat ...

Erica Dawson didn't want to be another female who dropped out of sailing. Now, the glint of an Olympic medal has kept her on the water.

tarana

Sikhs ready to celebrate

The Palmy Punjabi Festival will feature food, giveaways and entertainment. From left, Gajom Singh, Ratandeep Singh  and ...

The Palmy Punjabi Festival is expected to attract more than 2000 people to The Square.

Visa rules based on flawed thinking

A couple from the TV show Arranged, about culturally arranged marriages, in 2016. (File photo)

OPINION: Documents that show Kiwis are in relationships are not appropriate for other cultures.

Fiji deaths: Accused seeks bail

Muhammed Isoof, 62, from Christchurch, is facing charges of murder and attempted murder in Fiji.

Police fear a man accused of murdering a family-of-five will "find means and ways of leaving Fiji" if granted bail, a court hears.

Fake pilot tried to get free flight

The incident happened at Delhi's Indira Ghandi International Airport (file photo).

Dressed in a pilot's uniform, the man used a fake ID to try to board a flight in India.

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