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Wintry blast brings avalanche risk

Wintry blast brings avalanche risk

The wintry blast moving up the country has left dangerous avalanche conditions across New Zealand's high country.

Missing mum, kids found safe

A mother and three children lost on Mt Pirongia overnight were found safe by police and search and rescue volunteers early this morning.

May to be Britain's next PM

May to be Britain's next PM

Theresa May has won the battle to be Britain's prime minister but will face a much tougher struggle once in power -- overseeing her country's divorce from the European Union.

Cricket: England crush Sri Lanka in T/20 match

Cricket: England crush Sri Lanka in T/20 match

A fluent unbroken third-wicket partnership of 114 between Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan carried England to an emphatic eight-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in a one-off Twenty20 international in Southampton.

Security staff strikes planned at airports

Security staff strikes planned at airports

Airport security staff at New Zealand's biggest airports are likely to hold rolling strikes later this month causing major disruptions to flights.

Govt confirms shake-up of foreign trusts

Govt confirms shake-up of foreign trusts

The Government has confirmed a shake-up of foreign trusts following a review sparked by the Panama Papers.

Rugby: Scotland see off spirited Japan

Rugby: Scotland see off spirited Japan

Scotland kicked seven penalties to secure a scrappy 21-16 victory over a spirited but error-strewn Japan on Saturday in Tokyo to win the series 2-0.

Basketball: Cavs storm back to whip Warriors

Basketball: Cavs storm back to whip Warriors

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers stormed back into the NBA Finals with a dominant 120-90 victory over the defending champion Golden State Warriors that cut the series deficit to 2-1.

Dairy killing: CYF admits failings

Dairy killing: CYF admits failings

Child Youth and Family has admitted failing the teenage boy who killed Auckland dairy owner Arun Kumar, but say it is "unclear" whether the tragedy could have been prevented.

Football: Leicester 'will be underdogs next season'

Football: Leicester 'will be underdogs next season'

Premier League champions Leicester City will be underdogs again next season and staying up remains the priority despite this year's fairytale success, manager Claudio Ranieri says.