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Rugby: Crusaders may play in Fiji

Rugby: Crusaders may play in Fiji

The Crusaders plan to take their Super 15 match against the Hurricanes next year to Fiji.

Fourth charged with sheep theft

A fourth offender charged with the theft of 16 sheep in Eketahuna was singled out as the plan's prime motivator at her sentencing in Palmerston North District Court.

Mobility scooter death sparks call for WOF

The death of a mobility scooter rider critically injured after colliding with a truck in Katikati township has sparked a call for riders to be licensed or for a warrant of fitness test to be introduced.

$9m Big Wednesday win

$9m Big Wednesday win

The winning ticket in tonight's Big Wednesday lotto draw was bought in Pt Chevalier, Auckland.

Cricket: Pakistan win toss and bat

Cricket: Pakistan win toss and  bat

Pakistan have won the toss and, unsurprisingly, will bat in the third test against New Zealand at Sharjah.

Scientist had explosive career start

Scientist had explosive career start

What makes gold golden? Why is mercury the only metallic element that is liquid at room temperature? And how do I blow things up?

Westland Milk cuts dairy payout forecast

Dairy farmers were given a taste of things to come when Hokitika-based Westland Milk Products said it would cut its forecast payout for 2014/15 by 40c a kg of milksolids to a range of $5.00 to $5.40 a kg.

Woman detained after police pursuit

The 32-year-old female passenger and alleged drug mule involved in a police pursuit that ended in a crash on Yaldhurst Road in Canterbury on Monday has been released from hospital and is being detained by police.

PM admits text exchange

PM admits text exchange

Prime Minister John Key this afternoon confirmed he was in touch with attack blogger Cameron Slater about the Cheryl Gwyn report the night before it was released this week.

Labour president Moira Coatsworth resigns

Labour president Moira Coatsworth resigns

Moira Coatsworth has resigned as president of the Labour Party and will stand down in mid-December.

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