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Mystery light seen in NZ skies

A bright light was reported speeding across New Zealand skies last night.

Key wants NZ First backing over spy laws

Key wants NZ First backing over spy laws

Prime Minister John Key says a decision on whether he will work with New Zealand First after the election is a long way off, but he does want the party's support to pass changes to the country's spying laws.

Parking wardens get cameras to combat abuse

Parking wardens get cameras to combat abuse

Parking wardens who are being verbally and physically abused are being armed with cameras to curb and capture aggressive behaviour.

Drunk navy officers investigated

Drunk navy officers investigated

Naval officers drunkenly damaged property and one allegedly acted inappropriately with a rating at the Devonport base after a night out drinking.

Attack victim relieved after arrest

The victim of a brutal home invasion attack is "very, very pleased" to hear an arrest has been made and is keen to return home.

Rugby: No downtime for Mealamu and Blues

Rugby: No downtime for Mealamu and Blues

Of all the All Blacks returning to the Super Rugby competition after the three-test sweep of France, it is perhaps Keven Mealamu and his fellow Blues players who have it the toughest.

Gilmore may run for Chch seat

Gilmore may run for Chch seat

Disgraced National MP Aaron Gilmore won't comment on speculation he plans to run for the soon-to-be vacant Christchurch East seat, when Labour's Lianne Dalziel takes on her bid for the Christchurch mayoralty.

Man in court over Auckland shooting

A man has appeared in court over the alleged shooting of another man in the Auckland suburb of Orakei.

Midwife failed baby, investigation finds

A newborn girl suffered a large bleed into the tissues covering her brain and had to have head surgery after a midwife "failed to discuss" giving the baby vitamin K, which helps the blood to clot, an investigation has found.

Wellingtonians warned over travel disruption

Wellingtonians are being warned to expect ongoing traffic delays this week with many of the region's trains sidelined due to track damage.

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