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Rugby: Blues wary of winless Highlanders

Rugby: Blues wary of winless Highlanders

The Blues are on high alert about turncoat Ma'a Nonu but have not shied away from picking Jackson Willison for his first start against the All Black midfielder.

Rugby: Savea to make Hurricanes debut

Rugby: Savea to make Hurricanes debut

Flanker Ardie Savea will make his long-awaited Super Rugby debut for the Hurricanes on Saturday.

Athletics: Adams plans to dominate for some time

Athletics: Adams plans to dominate for some time

The world of women's shot putting has changed considerably over the past 12 months with the drugs ban handed to Nadzeya Ostapchuk, but Valerie Adams is determined one thing remains the same - she continues to dominate.

Rugby: Crockett re-signs with NZRU

Rugby: Crockett re-signs with NZRU

OPINION: Wyatt Crockett and Brodie Retallick are staying in New Zealand, Anthony Boric and Ben May are going to Japan. The New Zealand Rugby Union will be quietly pleased they have retained the right duo.

PM 'forgot' spy job phone call

PM 'forgot' spy job phone call

Prime Minister John Key says he forgot about his initial phone call to public servant Ian Fletcher when asked what role he played in Mr Fletcher's appointment as New Zealand's top spy.

Drink-driver abused cops for two hours

Drink-driver abused cops for two hours

A Napier drunk driver subjected police to two hours of abuse when she was arrested after being found passed out in the driver's seat.

Man killed in Marlborough crash named

Police have named a motorcyclist killed in Marlborough yesterday.

Tourist gets lost using old map

An overseas tramper working off an out-of-date map has been found alive after she took a wrong turn and spent three days wandering alone in the bush.

Two charged after body dumped at hospital

Two charged after body dumped at hospital

An 18-year-old woman found dead outside a Matamata hospital this morning is believed to have been hit by a car on the Kaimai Ranges before the driver of that vehicle was abducted.

Jail for crooked businessman

Jail for crooked businessman

A former Tauranga businessman who siphoned $317,000 from a motorbike dealership was motivated by "greed, greed and more greed", a judge has said.

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