A contractor who plunged 40m down the same cliff where his
uncle fell to his death has spoken of his miraculous
Singer-songwriter Lorde was swamped by fans and media when
she arrived home to Auckland this morning after a whirlwind
week in Los Angeles which saw her become a global superstar.
A young New Zealand man appears to have escaped permanent
injury after he was king hit as he and his brother walked
home from a Sydney club early on Saturday, his father says.
A Facebook page which alerts members to police checkpoints is
encouraging drunk drivers to take their chances with all of
our lives, police say.
Firefighters have contained a large bush fire that came
dangerously close to destroying the main power feed between
the North and South Islands.
A man is dead after a wall fell on him as he worked in his
Blenheim garden yesterday.
A coroner has decided not to
resume the inquiry into slain Feilding farmer Scott Guy's
death, despite the wishes of his widow Kylee.
The family of a baby murdered
by the woman who was supposed to be caring for him say they
feel justice has been served after she was sentenced to at
least 17 years in prison.
A pilot who was seriously injured when his helicopter clipped
another chopper and crashed in Mt Aspiring National Park
yesterday was very experienced, his company's director says.
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