Person injured in bedroom fire

Fire crews responded to a bedroom fire in south Auckland on Tuesday. One person suffered moderate injuries.

7 min ago  One person has been taken to Middlemore Hospital after a house fire in Auckland.

Arrest after man critically injured

Police said a man suffered critical injuries following a "family harm" matter in Rānui overnight.

14 min ago  A woman has been charged after a man suffered critical injuries in a "family harm" incident on Tuesday night.

Toni Street becomes her son's legal mum

Best friends Toni Street and Sophie Braggins have a very special connection.

7:10 AM  Broadcaster Toni Street is celebrating Lachlan's adoption.

Property manager's fake report

A Tenancy Tribunal adjudicator has criticised a well-established property management company.

7:09 AM  "Newly painted, good condition" property was filthy and had broken latches and oven.

Train trial all go

The Hamilton to Auckland train will stop at Frankton, The Base, Huntly, and Papakura (file photo).

A Hamilton to Auckland passenger rail trial has the tick from the NZ Transport Agency.

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Google to review processes video

Justice Minister Andrew Little told Google on Tuesday it was not acceptable to break New Zealand suppression laws.

Search engine giant will look at changes after sending email that breached a court order.

Residency a 'surprise'

Kickboxer Jan Antolik, whose real name is Karel Sroubek, is a Czech national who was jailed for importing MDMA into New ...

Immigration officials never expected Karel Sroubek to be granted residency after presenting a compelling case for deportation.

Karel Sroubek tape released

Kickboxer Jan Antolik, whose real name is Karel Sroubek, is a Czech national who was jailed for importing MDMA into New ...

Estranged wife of drug smuggler has released a phone conversation in which he asked her for a letter of support.

Foundry in receivership - 85 jobs in limbo

Precision Foundry, was taken over by private equity firm Challenge Partners in 2014.

The union said staff were sent on Christmas leave without being told.

Rail company in administration

CRL renders of Karanga-a-hape Station.Karanga-a-hape Station will be built as part of the City Rail Link. RCR ...

Administrators look to sell Auckland rail contractor.

'Like a surgeon not washing their hands'

The High Court in Auckland where a male model argues says he pleaded guilty to a charge before knowing the extent of the ...

Male model convicted of indecent act says his lawyer let him plead guilty before showing him the full extent of the police case against him.

Jailed for role in meth ring

The woman was sentenced at Auckland's High Court to 14 and a half years imprisonment for the supply of meth and cocaine.

The woman was a "vital communicator" in the ring and counted and delivered millions of dollars of drug money.

Victims suffered after funding decision

Victims of sexual violence had to wait for support or be turned away as not-for-profits struggled to keep up with demand ...

Child sex abuse survivors turned away from support services after government agency did not request funding.

Missing Auckland teen found

Police released a CCTV image on Tuesday that was taken before Mia went missing.

Police say Mia Cooper has been found "safe and well" after going missing on December 14.

Auckland pastor denied parole

Pastor Neil Rischbieter was jailed for historical sexual abuse charges in April and has been denied parole.

Neil Rischbieter sexually abused a young girl while her mother was dying of cancer.

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Property manager's fake report

A Tenancy Tribunal adjudicator has criticised a well-established property management company.

7:09 AM  "Newly painted, good condition" property was filthy and had broken latches and oven.

Fire, 'mini explosion' at office

Six fire trucks on the scene after a building caught fire in the Auckland suburb of Grey Lynn.

Mt Erebus memorial: designers shortlisted

Train drivers scarred by crashes

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New Zealand's Pokémon kid

Alex Blong is one of NZ's top Pokemon players. His talents have taken him overseas to compete in the popular card game.

 More than 25.7 billion Pokémon Trading Card Game cards have been produced worldwide in the past twenty years and one Kiwi gets to travel the world playing his favourite game.

Author delves into NZ-US military history

Colleen Brown says the time the American soldiers spent in New Zealand had a major impact on the many Kiwis who ...

Tens of thousands of American soldiers were stationed in New Zealand during World War II.

Trains cancelled on Wednesday

A total of 105 Auckland trains will be cancelled on Wednesday.

A union meeting for rail staff means 105 Auckland trains will grind to a halt on Wednesday.

Cyclist seriously hurt

The crash happened near the corner of Sandspit Rd and Sunnyview Ave in Shelly Park.

A person is badly injured after a collision between a cyclist and a car in Shelly Park, east Auckland.

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Mt Erebus memorial: designers shortlisted

Two hundred and fifty-seven people died when an Air New Zealand plane slammed into Mt Erebus in Antarctica in 1979.

Six designers shortlisted from more than 30 to create memorial to victims of Erebus disaster.

WOF recalls still rocketing

Vehicle inspector Patrick Ah Wong of Super Cheap Tyres and Auto Services in St Johns has been immediately suspended by NZTA.

Nearly 20,000 vehicles need warrant of fitness rechecks following the suspension of a ninth Auckland vehicle inspector.

Community health pop-ups meet need

St John's Auckland central area committee ran a community health pop-up in Glen Innes on Sunday, offering free blood ...

A group of St John volunteers took to east Auckland streets to teach CPR, checking blood pressure and blood sugar.

Taking a stand for barefeet video

Denzel goes barefoot at Syliva Park Mall on Tuesday in an act of defiance.

OPINION: A Stuff reporter survives an hour at Auckland mall where going barefoot is "against policy".

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Person injured in bedroom fire

Fire crews responded to a bedroom fire in south Auckland on Tuesday. One person suffered moderate injuries.

One person has been taken to Middlemore Hospital after a house fire in Auckland.

Teen missing for a month

Shanee Porter's family are concerned for the teen's safety.

Shanee Porter, 15, hasn't been seen by her family since the beginning of December.

Two teens injured in explosion

Firefighters at the scene of an explosion on Clayton Ave, Otara in south Auckland.

Two people were seen running out of the apartment block screaming for help.

Catch me if you can

The man evaded police for about two hours before he apparently "smashed into the kerb" in Manurewa.

The Eagle helicopter and a number of police struggled to catch the man, who rode around in circles on his red motorbike.

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Death threats for hit-and-run driver video

Rouxle Le Roux appeared at the Auckland District Court for sentencing on Friday.

Auckland woman who caused death of cyclist is afraid to sleep following death threats at her house, her lawyer says.

Teen missing since Friday

Mia Cooper hasn't used her phone since Friday, her mother wrote on social media.

The family of a missing 15-year-old are desperate for her safe return.

The school with no rules

Hobsonville Point Secondary School has made a promise: no student will ever be kicked out (file photo).

An Auckland school has made a promise: no student will ever be kicked out.

Crash driver: 'Hide your children'

Rouxle Le Roux caused the death of 15-year-old Nathan Kraatskow in May. In October, she posted this photo on her ...

Driver who caused teen cyclist's death branded "heartless" after she posed in a prisoner's uniform for Halloween, saying "hide your children".

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Death threats for hit-and-run driver video

Rouxle Le Roux appeared at the Auckland District Court for sentencing on Friday.

Auckland woman who caused death of cyclist is afraid to sleep following death threats at her house, her lawyer says.

Missing Auckland teen found

Police released a CCTV image on Tuesday that was taken before Mia went missing.

Police say Mia Cooper has been found "safe and well" after going missing on December 14.

Hit-and-run petition submitted video

Rouxle Le Roux caused the death of 15-year-old Nathan Kraatskow in May. In October, she posted this photo on her ...

Teen cyclist's family deliver petition signed by 140,000 people calling for an appeal of killer driver's sentence.

Elephant seal a rare visitor

It’s unusual, although not unheard of, to see elephant seals in Auckland, as they’re usually more likely to visit the ...

A rarely-seen mammal has been spotted on Auckland beaches, but it could be dangerous if approached.

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Lessons to learn from ancient ship video

The Daring was intentionally beached at Muriwai by its captain in 1865.

Big plans in place for a shipwrecked schooner with a lot of history.

Century-old ship unearthed

The removal of the Daring took five days and cost more than $1m.

A century-old shipwreck has emerged from the sands of an Auckland beach, fully intact.

Pool closures 'unacceptable'

West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre.

West Aucklanders will have to look elsewhere for social swimming in a public swimming pool.

Xmas packs for NICU families

After her son, Callum Manson, was born Hollie Moreton was inspired to donate back to the charity that had helped her.

A charity has sent 300 Christmas packs to families with prem babies, including one which had quadruplets.

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Two teens injured in explosion

Firefighters at the scene of an explosion on Clayton Ave, Otara in south Auckland.

Two people were seen running out of the apartment block screaming for help.

Road opened after serious crash

A section of Great South Rd has been closed in Drury, Auckland.

A section of Great South Rd in rural Auckland has been re-opened after being closed for most of the day.

Overnight camp for food parcels

James Screen lines up with his dog outside the stadium.

Mother of three spent the night playing card games outside on a bench so she could be first in line for food.

Group helping men to 'man up'

Man Up group leaders Kaiui Tukinga, left, and Sinali Kata are working to help men in south Auckland get away from crime, ...

The group 'Man Up' is providing a free voluntary security service in south Auckland to keep people safe.

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Sightings reported of missing teen

Police are looking into reported sightings of missing 15-year-old Mia Cooper.

Mia Cooper, 15, has not used her phone since Friday. The last confirmed sighting of her was the same night.

Thanks, gifts on orphanage return

Children at the Russian orphanage in Arkhangelsk where Auckland man Alex Gilbert spent his first two years.

Auckland man Alex Gilbert returns to the Russian orphanage where he started life.

Chemical spill closes road

The crash happened on Whangaparaoa Rd, between D'Oyly Drive and Brightside Rd, Whangaparaoa Peninsula

A road in north Auckland is closed after a ute carrying unknown chemicals spilled its load

Christmas class angers mum

Joseph and Mary hold the Baby Jesus, in a performance of the Nativity at Guildford's Wintershall.

A mother keeps her 7-year-old son home from school to avoid lessons about Joseph, Mary and baby Jesus.

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Arrest after man critically injured

Police said a man suffered critical injuries following a "family harm" matter in Rānui overnight.

A woman has been charged after a man suffered critical injuries in a "family harm" incident on Tuesday night.

Auckland pastor denied parole

Pastor Neil Rischbieter was jailed for historical sexual abuse charges in April and has been denied parole.

Neil Rischbieter sexually abused a young girl while her mother was dying of cancer.

Train drivers scarred by crashes

Wayne Butson, general secretary of the Rail and Maritime Transport Union, said many train drivers suffered from ...

Fatal crashes are part of the job for train drivers, but they're leaving many battling long-term mental issues.

Lessons to learn from ancient ship video

The Daring was intentionally beached at Muriwai by its captain in 1865.

Big plans in place for a shipwrecked schooner with a lot of history.

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