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Six arrested after AOS callout

Six men have been arrested and a number of firearms discovered following an Armed Offenders Squad callout in Christchurch this morning.

$12m landbank goes on market

$12m landbank goes on market

A chunk of land in Remuera big enough for 30 to 60 homes, and valued at more than $12 million, is on the market.

Great-gran takes on thief

Great-gran takes on thief

Dripping blood on to the road outside the park that bears her name, 90-year-old Alice Wylie was unable to keep up with the man who violently tore away her handbag.

Netflix ready to enter internet-TV battle

Netflix ready to enter internet-TV battle

Lightbox, the internet-based television service launched by Spark this year, has welcomed the competition from United States online streaming giant Netflix, which aims to start up in New Zealand in March.

Do not disturb -- rock star's having his afternoon snooze

Do not disturb -- rock star's having his afternoon snooze

Friday night fish and chips, organic food and daytime naps may not sound very rock and roll, but they were all part of Rolling Stone Keith Richards' stay at Auckland's exclusive Cotter House in 2006.

Parent at home vital, says ex-judge

A retired judge says families need more financial support so that one parent can stay at home for the first three years of each child's life.

Macdonald a 'risk to society'

Macdonald a 'risk to society'

A psychiatric report delivered to the Parole Board found Ewen Macdonald still has a "significant personality disturbance" and has not addressed the factors underpinning his offending.

Cricket: Bowlers keep Black Caps ahead

Cricket: Bowlers keep Black Caps ahead

New Zealand looked set for a punishing third day in the second test until the 46th over.

Football: NZ loss 'due to inexperience'

Football: NZ loss 'due to inexperience'

All Whites coach Anthony Hudson described the All Whites' loss to Thailand yesterday as a "teething issue" that comes with having such a young group of players.

Rugby: Embarrassment of riches for ABs at 10

Rugby: Embarrassment of riches for ABs at 10

At this stage in the last World Cup cycle, the All Blacks didn't have a clue who their back up first-five was.

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