Two teens feared they could die at any moment after a
pathologist misdiagnosed the cause of their father's sudden
death - a mistake which went uncorrected for almost five
Work and Income office staff are breaking into applause or
sounding hooters when beneficiaries find work.
Amy Lorigan admits she wasn't the perfect mum, but says she
didn't deserve to be branded a child killer.
Rescuers have freed a caver who was trapped in a cave under
Mt Arthur in Kahurangi National Park.
Jono Jackson has won the Round the Bays for the third time,
with a time of 25m 56s.
Authorities are investigating a raft of suspicious fires in
the South Island overnight.
Tony Milne has been selected as Labour's candidate for
Christchurch Central at this year's general election.
Lotto players in Pukekohe, New Plymouth, Invercargill and
Otago won a $250,000 share of Lotto First Division last
A three-hour search was carried out in Western Bay of Plenty
last night after a boat carrying three men was reported
Two people were arrested following a short pursuit after a
firearm was pointed at residents of Wellington house, police
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