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Rugby: Wallabies captain to lead Brumbies

Wallabies hooker Stephen Moore has been named captain of the ACT Brumbies, despite the likelihood of missing part of next year's Super Rugby season as he recovers from a serious knee injury.

John Christie to leave Chamber of Commerce

John Christie to leave Chamber of Commerce

Otago Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive John Christie has been appointed the new Enterprise Dunedin director.

It's 'bone-appétit' for California canines

It's 'bone-appétit' for California canines

California diners can now legally enjoy a meal on a restaurant patio with their dogs in tow, under a law signed by Governor Jerry Brown that eliminates health code regulations banning restaurant owners from allowing pooches on the premises.

Rugby: Northland thump hapless Wellington

A gorgeous afternoon in Whangarei delivered two salutary lessons: statistics don't win rugby games, and Wellington are in crisis.

Rugby: Spirit open season with a win

The Otago Spirit kicked off its 2014 NPC campaign with a 38-5 over Bay of Plenty in Rotorua.

Rugby: OBHS retains 1st XV crown

Rugby: OBHS retains 1st XV crown

Otago Boys High School has retained the Highlanders 1st XV crown, beating old foe Southland Boys 16-10 at Littlebourne this afternoon.

Suspect on child's scooter fails to evade police

Suspect on child's scooter fails to evade police

Two central Dunedin food stores were robbed last night by an offender who made their escape on a child's scooter.

Dunedin concert for Lorde

Dunedin concert for Lorde

Chart-topper Lorde will perform at the Dunedin Town Hall on October 29.

Cricket: South Africa beats Zimbabwe to take 2-0 lead

Quinton de Kock tied a one-day international record as South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 61 runs to take a 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

'Dirty Politics': Hagar reveals leaked emails

'Dirty Politics': Hagar reveals leaked emails

Dirty Politics, the new book from author and investigative journalist Nicky Hager, will feature leaked emails between National Party figures and a right-wing blogger.