A wooden bus shelter filled with donated presents was set on
fire in Waitati, north of Dunedin, early this morning.
Two Wairarapa men were seriously injured this morning when a
4WD they were in rolled 20-metres down a bank in Wairarapa.
A fire that forced a family of eight to flee their west
Auckland home early today was deliberately lit, police say.
A three-year-old child was killed last night after being
struck by a car on a driveway near Taupo.
A New Plymouth bar was held up less than two hours into
Christmas day by armed robbers who then fled on a motorbike.
While for many Christmas means a day off catching up with
family, eating and drinking and attending church services,
around the country thousands of New Zealanders will be
This year has seen dizzying highs, devastating lows, mother
nature at her most furious, a court case that mesmerised the
nation - and panic as Marmite produced ceased. Rebecca
Quilliam of APNZ reminisces.
A man has drowned at a beach south of Whangamata.
Family members of a Northland father and son caught in rough
weather when their jetski broke down headed back out to
retrieve the jetski after the rescue.
"Appalling" attacks against police officers over the weekend
have resulted in a broken ankle for a new female recruit.
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