Officer's tooth broken during arrest

A police constable was punched and had a tooth broken as four police officers using pepper spray and physical force struggled to subdue a violent man in Northland.

Family find teen cyclist killed in tanker crash

Relatives of a 14-year old cyclist were first on the scene after a fatal collision between the teenager and a milk tanker in Northland.

Equestrian: Nicholson bags another win

World equestrian No 1 Andrew Nicholson has scored another top win, this time at the Boekelo Military International Horse Trials in the Netherlands this morning.

Attempted murder charge after Nelson assault

A 39-year-old has been charged with attempted murder in Picton following a serious assault on a Nelson man on Friday.

Rugby: ITM Cup semifinalists confirmed

Rugby: ITM Cup semifinalists confirmed

Canterbury, Wellington, Counties Manukau and Otago have all booked home ITM Cup semifinals.

Winz breach 'a failure': Key

Winz breach 'a failure': Key

Prime Minister John Key called the security breach around sensitive computer files held by the Ministry of Social Development a "failure''and a "huge problem''.

Destiny plans DIY school

Destiny plans DIY school

Destiny Church's Bishop Brian Tamaki is calling on hundreds of skilled tradespeople and labour from within church ranks to build a new school in two months over summer.

Green MP seeks big adoption changes

Green MP Kevin Hague says his bill to reform adoption law is much broader than gay adoption and will provide a much-needed overhaul, including requiring adoptions to be open except in extraordinary situations.

Body of missing skier found

The body of a skier missing on Mt Ruapehu since Thursday has been found.

P-cave cooks killed by fumes

Grant "Grunty" Wyllie was well-known and liked in Whitianga as a good guy whose passion was pig hunting. Or so his friends thought.

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