A drink-driver towing a large boat on a trailer who astounded
police when he gave one of the country's highest
breath-alcohol readings has pleaded guilty today.
Two Waipawa women who took 15 memorial crosses from a
remembrance site for fallen soldiers say they regret their
actions, but did the right thing by returning them.
One New Zealander was treated for a cut chin in the wake of
the Boston Marathon bombings, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
volunteer firefighter and calendar pin-up girl who left her
job at the Feilding Volunteer Brigade citing a "bullying
culture" has withdrawn her resignation.
The Government's $158 million boost for promoting tourism has
been welcomed by the industry, although one leader says some
of it should stay in this country to get the sector's
The prospect of another huge payday looms large for Auckland
City and their supporters heading into today's fourth round
OFC Champions League games.
A coffin bearing the body of former Prime Minister Margaret
Thatcher was placed in a chapel in Britain's parliament
before her funeral as a debate about the ceremony's scale and
guest list deepened.
Thirty-three health workers have been disciplined for
snooping at X-rays and other information on the man who had
an eel removed from inside him at Auckland City Hospital.
The Blues' fortunes have risen in the Super 15 and so have
The moped rider who died in a crash near Rotorua today has
been named as 72-year-old Anna Lea.
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