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Man pleads guilty to child sex abuse charges

A man has pleaded guilty to 20 child sex abuse charges in court today -- and admitted to a number of others to "cleanse his soul".

Wellington ceremonial key stolen

The ceremonial key to Wellington is being returned to the city after it was stolen from a display case at the Museum of Wellington City and Sea nearly a week ago.

Peters' popularity hits three-year high

Peters' popularity hits three-year high

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters' personal popularity has reached a three-year high, according to a new poll.

Teen jailed after homeless man beaten to death

Teen jailed after homeless man beaten to death

A teenager who subjected a homeless man to a vicious beating and left him to die in an Auckland back alley has been jailed for at least 11 and a half years.

Boy burnt while refueling motorbike

A 14-year-old boy who suffered serious burns to his legs after petrol that he was pouring into a motorbike caught alight is in a fair condition today.

Stolen car driven through garage doors

Police say a teenage boy was drunk when he reversed a stolen car through closed garage doors before crashing early this morning.

The day 'all hell broke loose'

The day 'all hell broke loose'

Colleen Killeen will never forget December 28, 1950.

Harawira dismisses poll

Harawira dismisses poll

A poll showing the race for the Te Tai Tokerau electorate is neck and neck has been dismissed by Mana Movement leader Hone Harawira -- but Labour's Kelvin Davis says it backs his party's own polls, showing the seat is within his grasp.

National pledge to slash benefits

National pledge to slash benefits

National has announced further steps to try to reduce benefit numbers by 25 per cent, including paying more people to move to other regions for jobs and bonus payments for those who stay in a job for a certain period of time.

Cricket great's cancer returns

Cricket great's cancer returns

Cricketing great Martin Crowe has announced on twitter his cancer has returned.

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