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Mass rally in Tunis over museum attack

Mass rally in Tunis over museum attack

World leaders joined tens of thousands of Tunisians to march in solidarity against Islamist militants, a day after security forces killed members of a group blamed for a deadly museum attack.

Amanda Knox acquitted of murder

Amanda Knox acquitted of murder

Italy's top court has annulled the conviction of American Amanda Knox for the 2007 murder of her British flatmate and fully acquitted her in a surprise verdict capping nearly a decade of courtroom drama.

'Shove that down ya cake hole' - employment case response

A company has been told to "shove that down ya cake hole" after being forced to pay a humiliated former employee more than $168,000 for its "revenge" driven response to a rude cake.

Fresh inquiry into Bain compensation claim

Fresh inquiry into Bain compensation claim

The Government will launch a fresh inquiry into David Bain's compensation claim after agreeing to set aside all previous advice on the matter, Justice Minister Amy Adams has announced.

Bomber kills dozens at volleyball match

A suicide bomber has killed at least 40 people at a crowded volleyball match in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial official said.

Vandals shoot up Mavora hut

Vandals shoot up Mavora hut

Gun-toting vandals have damaged a public hut in the Mavora Lakes, raising police concerns and potentially leading to restricted access to the  popular, family-friendly area.

Boris Johnson backs call for Kiwi freedom in UK

Boris Johnson backs call for Kiwi freedom in UK

London Mayor and parliamentary hopeful Boris Johnson is backing a report by a British think-tank which calls for New Zealanders and Australians to freely live and work in Britain.

Rugby: Hansen hints at surprise picks for Brisbane

Rugby: Hansen hints at surprise picks for Brisbane

After making it clear to reporters yesterday that he wasn't going to pick the team on Monday to give Ewen McKenzie a leg-up with his planning, All Black coach Steve Hansen hinted that this was the sort of game - with the Bledisloe Cup already secure - where it would be appropriate to experiment a little.

Rugby: All Blacks prevail in tight encounter

Rugby: All Blacks prevail in tight encounter

Captain Richie McCaw scored a second-half try to help the All Blacks maintain their five-year unbeaten record in New Zealand with a tense 14-10 victory over a combative Springboks side in the Rugby Championship.

Boxing: Kiwi teen wins gold in ring

Boxing: Kiwi teen wins gold in ring

New Zealand have picked up two medals in the ring this morning.