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Weapon presented after Dunedin car swap

Weapon presented after Dunedin car swap

An unusual car-swap deal turned sour when a man armed himself with a metal bar in Dunedin yesterday.

Missing trampers found

A group of trampers who went missing in the Ruahine Range yesterday have been found safe and well.

League: Warriors not helped by travel delays

League: Warriors not helped by travel delays

The New Zealand Warriors will change the way they travel to Perth in the future after delays meant they didn't arrive at their hotel until 2am two days before last night's loss to South Sydney.

Court upholds health board's blanket ban on smoking

Court upholds health board's blanket ban on smoking

A health board's blanket ban on smoking anywhere on its campuses has been upheld by a judge, against the challenge of two former psychiatric patients and a former nurse.

Christchurch shooting 'very personal and serious'

A Christchurch man shot a man in the buttocks in what police say was a "very personal and serious attack" remains in a critical but stable condition.

Asset sales petition to be resubmitted

The Keep Our Assets coalition will resubmit the citizens' initiated referendum petition to stop asset sales today with an additional 51,000 signatures.

Fire at Matakana restaurant

Fire at Matakana restaurant

Smoke and flames could be seen coming from a restaurant in Matakana this morning after an electrical fire broke out in the roof.

Auckland shopping centre to be levelled for rail link

A downtown Auckland shopping centre will be demolished to make way for the multibillion-dollar central rail link.

Hockey: Black Sticks qualify for World Cup

The New Zealand men's hockey team have secured a spot at next year's World Cup in The Hague, Netherlands, after England edged Korea in this morning's bronze medal match at the World League Round Three tournament in Malaysia.

Dunne in bid to re-register party

Dunne in bid to re-register party

Independent MP Peter Dunne will submit 500 individually signed declarations from members in an effort to register the United Future party today.

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