Teen pleads guilty after Waipukurau crash

A teenager who crashed a car in Waipukurau last year when driving with almost no experience has plead guilty to three charges stemming from the accident.

Football: All Whites one win away from World Cup playoff

Football: All Whites one win away from World Cup playoff

It should be easy. All that's required is a win against a side made up of largely semi-professionals and you might need only one goal to grab that victory.

Football: Moss ruled out for All Whites

Football: Moss ruled out for All Whites

Wellington Phoenix goalkeeper Glen Moss has been ruled out of the All Whites squad for the crucial World Cup qualifiers against New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands.

Economic growth continues

The New Zealand economy grew at the fastest quarterly pace in three years in the tail-end of last year as demand for forestry exports underpinned gains in the primary sector. The kiwi dollar climbed on the figures.

Quick-thinking guard thwarts armed robbers

Two armed robbers were left empty-handed when the security guard they attempted to rob in west Auckland locked himself in his van.

Cops to tweet on the beat

Frontline police officers will tweet on the beat tomorrow (Friday) in a radical social media initiative to help the public learn about what work they do.

Swimming: Swimmers eye qualification

The major players at the New Zealand swimming nationals set themselves up for a tilt at further world championship qualification on the penultimate morning of heats in Auckland today.

Fonterra launches 'world-first' milk bottle

Dairy giant Fonterra has launched a "world-first" bottle that it says will protect milk from light and keep it fresher and tasting better for longer.

Man arrested in Rae Portman case

A man has been charged with kidnapping homicide victim Rae Portman.

Teen internet troll loses suppression

Teen internet troll loses suppression

Name suppression has expired for the Rotorua 18-year-old accused of assaulting an Australian TV reporter.

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