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Ex-senior cop Mike Blowers admits two charges

Former police Detective Sergeant Michael Blowers -- on trial over allegations of stealing, selling and dealing methamphetamine and cannabis -- has pleaded guilty to two charges this morning.

Wire strike thought cause of fatal chopper crash

Wire strike thought cause of fatal chopper crash

[iamge]Tuesday's fatal helicopter crash near Wanganui seems to have been caused by a wire strike, investigators say.

Key won't reveal 'Rawshark's name'

Key won't reveal 'Rawshark's name'

The Prime Minister John Key says he won't reveal the name given to him as the identity of the hacker known as Rawshark, and won't pass it on to police.

Doctors reminded they have duty to treat Ebola patients

The Medical Council has issued an edict reminding doctors of their obligation to treat any Ebola patients.

Randa wins Critics' Choice Prize

Randa wins Critics' Choice Prize

North Shore rapper Randa has been awarded this year's Critics' Choice Prize.

Offence Dotcom didn't declare

Offence Dotcom didn't declare

Kim Dotcom did not declare a conviction for dangerous driving on his application for New Zealand residency even though he had pleaded guilty to the charge eight months earlier.

Coke to introduce low calorie green fizz

Coke to introduce low calorie green fizz

With less kilojoules, less sugar and less trademark red packaging, Coca-Cola's new Life drink, sweetened with plant extract stevia, will arrive in New Zealand next year.

Cycling from NZ to Scotland

Cycling from NZ to Scotland

A travel-mad Scot has picked New Zealand as the starting spot for his 18,000km cycle-for-charity tour.

TV show leads to new job

TV show leads to new job

A former The Block NZ contestant has swapped a career with the Waikato Rugby Union for one in real estate.

Heat on Govt to lead on limos

Heat on Govt to lead on limos

The Government is facing calls to lead by example and select more modest and frugal alternatives to its fleet of luxury ministerial limousines when it replaces them over the next year.

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