Under-siege New Zealand First MP Brendan Horan has released a
statement through his lawyer saying he has been the subject
of unwarranted and unfair publicity over allegations he took
large sums of money from the account of his late mother.
A woman accused of stabbing her partner to death on
Valentine's Day this year dropped to the floor and cried "I
killed my man" after she inflicted the fatal wound, a witness
has told the High Court at Gisborne.
Prime Minister John Key says senior US intelligence officials
were in New Zealand last week for a "routine" meeting with
officials from several countries, but maintains he still does
not known exactly who was in town.