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Teen in hospital after Auckland hit and run

Police are still searching for a car involved in a hit and run that has left a teenage boy in an Auckland hospital overnight.

Toddler may lose tips of fingers after fall

A 1-year-old who fell into a fire in an empty swimming pool may lose the tips of his fingers.

Rugby: Ben Smith central to All Blacks' planning

Rugby: Ben Smith central to All Blacks' planning

In an ideal world, Ben Smith would have made a similarly impressive start to the season wearing 13 rather than 15.

Murder rewards go begging

Not one cent has been paid out from police rewards of $170,000 offered in the past five years.

Rugby: Retallick shaping up as 'something special'

Rugby: Retallick shaping up as 'something special'

It was with minimal fanfare that the New Zealand Rugby Union announced they had retained Brodie Retallick through to the next World Cup.

Boxing: Botha rates 'appetiser'

Heavyweight boxer Francois Botha says he is coming to New Zealand to "retire" promising young New Zealand fighter Joseph Parker - a tasty appetiser, he says, to the main course of a rematch against Sonny Bill Williams in December.

Drunken disorder forces lockdown

Drunken disorder forces lockdown

Up to 200 drunken youths have attacked an ambulance and forced an events centre into lockdown in a violent incident in Hamilton this morning.

Netball: Steel fall to Thunderbirds

Netball: Steel fall to Thunderbirds

The Southern Steel have slipped back to earth after the heights of last week, losing 60-54 against the Adelaide Thunderbirds in Invercargill this afternoon.

Another privacy breach

The Ministry of Education is the latest Government department to admit to a privacy breach.

Ambulance staff find unexploded mortar shell

Ambulance staff attending a call to a Porirua home this morning were surprised to find an unexploded mortar bomb in the resident's lounge.

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