A car has crashed into a railway overbridge in Silverstream,
The government has announced a new campaign to reduce harm to
Police are investigating a "brutal" assault on a teenager in
the Waikato overnight.
Nine people will appear at court today to face drugs charges
following a police investigation into the manufacture,
supply, possession and distribution of hard drugs.
A driver was under the influence of cannabis when he drove
into the path of an oncoming truck, causing "total carnage",
a coroner has found.
Police have released the name of a man who was was killed
when he did a U-turn in front of a logging truck in Waikato
Global credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has
put eight local banks on notice over the rising risk of a
housing bubble bursting in New Zealand.
A former soldier caught with a loaded rifle during a police
domestic call out the day after he was discharged from the
Army for disciplinary breaches has been convicted today.
After losing everything in a house fire, Omapere couple
Chantal and Rui de Souza are finding comfort in the
generosity of family, friends and complete strangers.
New Zealanders are the most transient people in the world,
with a quarter of the population having moved to a different
part of the country in the past five years, according to
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