11:37am Promising young league player, Luke Tipene, has been killed during a street fight outside a party in suburban Auckland.
A man missing from Pauanui died after his car crashed down a bank on the Coromandel Peninsula.
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Batches of delicious treats are just the icing on the cake for one New Plymouth baker.
Nine months after dad was beaten by pack of teens, he's struggling to piece his life together.
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When one falls, another rises. So it is for Justice Minister Amy Adams, who takes over from Judith Collins.
They only had six weeks' practice before their big performance but Limehills School took to the stage with confidence at one of Southland's biggest kapa haka events.
A new $720,000 research fellowship has the goal of getting people to recover from accidents and ailments faster.
Giant chickens have taken to the streets of Whangarei, to protest what would be the country's biggest egg factory farm.