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Golf: Alker and Wilkinson steady in Georgia

Kiwi golfers Steven Alker and Tim Wilkinson carded tidy opening rounds of 69 during the first day of The McGladrey Classic in Georgia on the PGA Tour.

Motorcyclist killed in Chch crash named

A motorcyclist who died in a crash in Christchurch overnight has been named.

Athletics: Kiwi breaks US running record

Athletics: Kiwi breaks US running record

A Feilding man has claimed a new record as the fastest Masters runner to traverse the United States coast to coast.

Breast cancer advertisement ruled ok

Breast cancer advertisement ruled ok

A complaint about an advertisement for the Breast Cancer Foundation which described women's breasts as sexual objects has been dismissed by the Advertising Standards Authority.

BurgerFuel pulls out of Iraq over threat

BurgerFuel has pulled out of Iraq as a result of the increasing threat of the Islamic State jihadist group in that country.

Rugby: Sky signs five-year broadcast deal

Rugby: Sky signs five-year broadcast deal

Sky Television has announced the signing of a conditional five-year deal with New Zealand Rugby and Sanzar from 2016.

Moa extinction 'rapid' - study

Moa were hunted to extinction less than 200 years after human arrival, disappearing between 1440 and 1445 AD, according to a new study that has shed more light on their demise.

Principal investigated after teacher jailed

The principal of a Hawkes Bay school is being investigated by the Teachers Council after a teacher at the school was jailed for molesting female pupils.

'Drive safely' plea from family for long weekend

Last Labour Weekend one person was killed on the roads -- 16-year-old Ricky Pettigrew.

NZ among best places to move to

NZ among best places to move to

New Zealand has ranked sixth in a global survey on the best places to live abroad, with scenery, landscape and weather listed among the most attractive qualities of life here.

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