McVicar stands by gay marriage claims

Sensible Sentencing Trust spokesman Garth McVicar is standing by his claim that legalising gay marriage could increase crime, despite a backlash on social media.

Man dies in accident at port

A man has died after a workplace accident at Wellington's port early today.

Blaze treated as suspicious after rescue

Blaze treated as suspicious after rescue

A fire which engulfed a downtown Auckland apartment building this morning is being treated as suspicious.

Man dies in crash close to home

A Pukekohe man killed in a crash yesterday was only metres from his home when the fatal incident happened.

Whale restrands on Southland beach

Elation has turned to bitter disappointment for volunteers after the whale they spent hours getting back into the ocean re-stranded this afternoon.

Cricket: Game over for five-day format?

Cricket: Game over for five-day format?

Some fateful words were spoken by New Zealand Cricket's director of cricket John Buchanan during his recent media blitz to counter the current catalogue of woe: "The cricket World Cup [held in Australasia in early 2015] is the most important thing on the horizon because it's only two years away," Buchanan told NewstalkZB.

Multisport: Aussies take honours in Auckland Ironman

Multisport: Aussies take honours in Auckland Ironman

New Zealanders Bevan Docherty and Clarke Ellice and finished second and third behind surprise Ironman 70.3 Auckland winner Christian Kemp of Australia today.

Family in hospital after crash

Car seats are being credited for limiting the injuries to a baby and a child when the four wheel drive they were in rolled near Taupo yesterday.

Christchurch jolted by quake

Christchurch was shaken by a magnitude 4.6 earthquake last night, which GNS says was the strongest aftershock since July.

Boys set tree ablaze in Invercargill

Three boys aged between 11 and 14 have been referred to Youth Aid after a large tree was set on fire in Invercargill.

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