Drive-by shooting on Dominion Rd

Resident were 'petrified' after the drive-by shooting.

8 min ago  Glass shattered down from the flat's window after "four shotgun blasts" pierced the night

Aziz attack guilty plea

CCTV footage released by police shows Joden Martin (left) on the night of the attack.

9 min ago  Man, 20, pleads guilty to "vicious, unprovoked" attack on Newshub journalist over his perceived sexual orientation.

Airfield expansion for Auckland video

The airfield development will feature six aircraft housing stands, capable of accommodating the world's largest ...

1:00 PM  Auckland Airport to start work on its biggest airfield development since the 1960s.

Police warning for bridge protesters

Police said the people planning to march over the Auckland Harbour Bridge, would be doing so unlawfully.

Police say those planning to march across the bridge on foot will be doing so unlawfully.

Workplace bullying probe

Workplace Relations Minister Iain Lees-Galloway said he is looking into what he can do about workplace bulling. He has ...

Workplace Relations Minister Iain Lees-Galloway has ordered a probe into workplace bullying.

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Fire family 'overwhelmed' by support

A family home in south Auckland's Papatoetoe was gutted by a fire a week ago.

Family left with nothing but clothes on their backs after home burnt down have had "so much love" from NZers.

Storm clouds loom in Auckland Council budget

The refurbishment of the Aotea Centre could run $14 million over budget and be a year late

A $14 million cost blowout in refurbishing Aotea Centre hang over the council's budget.

Hair or seaweed? video

The seaweed has been described as slippery and resembling human hair.

A strange kelp, which looks like shaggy clumps of ginger hair, has stumped beachgoers.

Serious crash on major Auckland road

Mill Rd in Takanini was blocked following a serious crash.

A busy road in south Auckland was closed on Monday afternoon following a crash that saw a person seriously injured.

Pets still waiting for the bus video

Auckland Council's planning committee voted in support of allowing pet to ride on public transport in 2018.

More than a year since Auckland councillors voted in favour of pets on public transport, they're still waiting for the green light.

$7.7m for seniors

A $7.7m Pre-Budget Seniors announcement was made at the New Zealand Grey Power Federation Annual Conference that ...

SuperGold Card 'upgrade' and digital literacy training among plans for senior citizens in the Wellbeing Budget.

Investors lost $10m in fraud

A businessman who allegedly defrauded nearly 22 investors out of millions in a share and gold trading scheme is on trial ...

Steven Robertson is accused of spending investor funds on himself and his businesses.

Free transport within 3 months video

If councillors vote in favour of free transport for under-15s on weekends and public holidays, the change will be in ...

Young Aucklanders could be travelling for free on weekends and public holidays in spring, mayor says.

$1.3b to upgrade Northland rail video

A major upgrade of the rail line to Northland is considered 'marginal' (file photo).

Economic benefit of upgrading rail line low, but it could boost Northland's port activity, study finds.

Guns 'were cool'

Tevita Sitanilei Kulu is alleged to have had US-based contacts to bring drugs into the country.

'Fake news' claims: Lawyer says mystery safe house full of cash is an outrageous suggestion.

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Drive-by shooting on Dominion Rd

Resident were 'petrified' after the drive-by shooting.

14 min ago  Glass shattered down from the flat's window after "four shotgun blasts" pierced the night

Aziz attack guilty plea

14 min ago  Man, 20, pleads guilty to "vicious, unprovoked" attack on Newshub journalist over his perceived sexual orientation.

Wheeler not a dealer, lawyer says

Pets still waiting for the bus video

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Bridges rules out Botany deal

Simon Bridges has given MP Alfred Ngaro (pictured) space to look into the possibility of setting up a religious ...

National Party leader Simon Bridges says there will be no deal over the seat of Botany with a possible Christian party.

'No, because you're Indian'

Rashmi said she has since rented another property, but wants her complaint to the Human Rights Commission to draw ...

Prospective tenant says she lost out on a rental because previous Indian tenants had trashed the landlord's property.

Train delays in Auckland

Train services on the southern and eastern lines are running about every 20 minutes on Wednesday morning due to a ...

Trains on the southern and eastern lines are slightly delayed due to a power outage.

Grandfather's diary shows secret life

The diary sat in an old tin for years before Dalgleish was able to get it translated into English.

Nobody in Zhou Gao Chao's family knew he was on a mission to overthrow a Chinese emperor.

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Car rolls on busy road

A car landed on its roof after crashing on Sunday afternoon.

Two people were taken to hospital after the two-car crash which saw one car land on its roof.

Road plans 'off the table' video

Ōrākei ward councillor Desley Simpson says the real win was for the residents as the suburbs' community groups could ...

Controversial proposals for Auckland suburbs are being "re-looked" at after residents complained.

The cop who switched sides video

Alex Mills says her "completely medical family" told her to listen to her gut instinct when she was considering ...

Alex Mills put nine years into being a criminal lawyer. Coffee with a cop convinced her she was on the wrong side of the bench.

Paralysed after bridge jump

West Auckland teenager Aseri Bese, 17, is paralysed from the shoulders down after diving into water and injuring his neck.

Aseri Bese Jr, 17, didn't notice the tide had gone out when he dived into the sea, hitting his head on the bottom.

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Fire family 'overwhelmed' by support

A family home in south Auckland's Papatoetoe was gutted by a fire a week ago.

Family left with nothing but clothes on their backs after home burnt down have had "so much love" from NZers.

Serious crash on major Auckland road

Mill Rd in Takanini was blocked following a serious crash.

A busy road in south Auckland was closed on Monday afternoon following a crash that saw a person seriously injured.

Appeal over 'insidious' boot death

Jindarat Prutsiriporn fell out with a man later convicted of her kidnapping and manslaughter.

Abduction death case pivots on whether convicted killer could have foreseen woman's death when she fell from moving car.

Vehicle sought in shooting probe video

Twenty three-year-old Faaifo Siaosi, also known as Joe, was shot dead in Ōtara on Friday, May 17.

Blue Holden Commodore seen driving "erratically" around the time Faaifo Siaosi, 23, died in south Auckland.

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Arrests after trailer thefts

The trailers were taken from homes, petrol stations and hire companies in the past five months.

Police said an "extensive" number of the stolen trailers were resold online after being registered as "homebuilt".

Lash extensions 'glued to lid'

Whitten had to clean her eyes up to three times a day during work hours after an eyelash extension job left her eyelids ...

Jessica Whitten's eyes became itchy and swollen after they were applied. But the salon says they did nothing wrong.

Man arrested over road rage incident

A 49-year-old man received serious injuries after being run over by a car on Auckland's Albany Expressway on Saturday ...

A 22-year-old will appear in court after a man was allegedly carried on a car bonnet and run over.

Sensory supermarket hour video

Once a week, shoppers at Silverdale Countdown in north Auckland enjoy a 'quiet hour'.

A mother of a boy with autism is the driving force behind a sensory-friendly hour at a Countdown supermarket.

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Arrests after trailer thefts

The trailers were taken from homes, petrol stations and hire companies in the past five months.

Police said an "extensive" number of the stolen trailers were resold online after being registered as "homebuilt".

Lash extensions 'glued to lid'

Whitten had to clean her eyes up to three times a day during work hours after an eyelash extension job left her eyelids ...

Jessica Whitten's eyes became itchy and swollen after they were applied. But the salon says they did nothing wrong.

External review after two patients die

Two patients have died at an Auckland mental health facility this week (file photo).

Two people have died at a mental health unit in a week and an independent review has been launched.

Dementia therapy gives confidence back

North Shore resident Cliff Miller, pictured with wife Helen, was diagnosed with vascular dementia following surgery in ...

Cliff Miller's self-esteem "took a battering" when he was diagnosed with dementia - but now he's bouncing back.

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Not-quite-bad-enough commutes video

Commuters board Auckland citybound bus at Westgate

OPINION: Trapped in the ongoing nightmare of Auckland transport problems not quite troublesome enough to be a priority.

Business facade must come down video

Nine months through construction, Raymond May received a phone call from Thames-Coromandel District Council telling him ...

He wanted a heritage-style shopfront but it doesn't meet the heritage rules.

Plea for return of stolen ship parts

The taffrail, seen here at the stern of the boat, was scavenged when the Daring was uncovered by shifting sands at ...

One of the pieces conservationists want to find is a wooden rail from the stern of the 153-year-old Daring vessel.

Bus driver robbed at knifepoint

A bus driver was robbed and held at knifepoint by youths in Westgate (file photo).

Teenager arrested after driver threatened with knife and money taken during late-night incident.

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Serious crash on major Auckland road

Mill Rd in Takanini was blocked following a serious crash.

A busy road in south Auckland was closed on Monday afternoon following a crash that saw a person seriously injured.

Woman attacked on train

Gabriela Ferreira, 25, received a head injury when she was allegedly attacked by a group of teenage girls.

A woman is scared to leave her home after being punched in the face on her evening commute.

The cop who switched sides video

Alex Mills says her "completely medical family" told her to listen to her gut instinct when she was considering ...

Alex Mills put nine years into being a criminal lawyer. Coffee with a cop convinced her she was on the wrong side of the bench.

US Army mourns Kiwi trooper video

Lance Corporal Kahotea joined the New Zealand Army in January 2006.

Elite soldier's death in joint US-NZ exercise a tragedy for Special Operations forces worldwide, US Army Major says.

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Hair or seaweed? video

The seaweed has been described as slippery and resembling human hair.

A strange kelp, which looks like shaggy clumps of ginger hair, has stumped beachgoers.

Still bowling at 100 video

Claire Robertson may be 100 with failing eyesight, but she is still playing bowls.

For her 100th birthday, Claire Robertson's birthday wish is to celebrate a few more.

Man injured in crash dies

One person was trapped and another was ejected from a vehicle after a Wednesday night crash near Kaukapakapa, north of ...

The 31-year-old died two days after being critically injured in the two-car crash in the Rodney district.

Boy sent home over shirt

A 12-year-old was left 'distraught' after being sent home from school on Pink Shirt Day for wearing this shirt.

A 12-year-old was left 'distraught' after being sent home from school on Pink Shirt Day.

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Teens injured in horror crash video

A police pursuit ended in a car crash in Te Atatū, Auckland.

A 15-year-old driver tried to flee on foot, with a 13- and 14-year-old left injured.

Auckland measles cases hit 60 video

ARPHS medical officer of health Dr William Rainger said vaccination was the only way people could protect themselves and ...

Five new cases of highly contagious illness confirmed over weekend, and about 3000 people may have been exposed.

Young boys' act of kindness

Friends Blake Osklestan and Daniel Coyle-Smith help the man cross the road in New Lynn, Auckland.

Two friends helped an elderly man cross an Auckland road, stopping traffic so he could get to his train safely.

'Deep grief' over track closures video

Kauri dieback disease is a threat to the native species' survival as most infected trees will die.

Majority of Waitākere residents disagree with plan to re-open paths closed by kauri dieback, saying it doesn't go far enough.

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