A 19-year-old man
accused of murdering Radio New Zealand journalist Phillip
Cottrell made an obscene gesture to police from the stand
during his brief appearance in court this morning.
The Civil Aviation Authority investigator who allegedly
forged an email presented to an inquest into a mid-air
collision will defend charges against him, his lawyer says.
Hundreds of people poured into the Royal New Zealand Police
College north of Wellington this morning to remember police
staff who lost their lives while on duty.
It's the kind of plot twist that would set tongues wagging up
and down the famous Wetherfield cobbles.
A Porirua woman has pleaded guilty to defrauding a
142-year-old Catholic society of more than $1 million.
An experienced New Zealand sailor and a colleague are missing
after their yacht disappeared between Bermuda and Ireland.
New Zealand troops in Afghanistan are safe after Taliban
insurgents attacked Kabul's diplomatic district overnight
A man who allegedly grabbed the steering wheel of a car in
which he was a front-seat passenger, swerving it into an
oncoming bus, had done it before, a jury has been told.
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