A drunk driver's passenger hot-wired a car and drove it away
after police had confiscated the keys.
Holidaymakers are being warned that remnants of Cyclone Evan
will be passing through the upper North Island over
Christmas, causing rivers to rise with surface flooding
A 16-year-old Hamilton boy was arrested this morning after
walking down the middle of the road shooting at passing cars
and smashing windows.
Black smoke billowed across the sky in Ashburton early
Saturday evening as the dreams of two Ashburton businesses
were destroyed in a ferocious blaze.
Water Safety New Zealand is calling for a zero drowning toll
Hundreds of people gathered to farewell Ashburton mother Sina
Solomona today, just one week after she was murdered in her
Cass Street home.
Jacob Oram's international career is effectively over after
he was released from his New Zealand Cricket contract.
Police say they have busted a "major" drug lab believed to be
in the process of manufacturing thousands of ecstasy pills
for New Year's Eve music festivals.
One person has been killed and two young children seriously
injured in a two-vehicle crash at Waimauku overnight.
A man has been killed after being struck by a train in
Palmerston North early this morning.
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