Countdown says its eggs will be 100% cage free by 2025, the first national retailer in New Zealand to make the commitment.
Murder accused Troy Taylor has admitted dropping baby Ihaka Stokes the night before he is alleged to have killed the boy.
Journalist Jon Stephenson has called on the Chief of Defence Force to "put up or shut up'' and release camera footage taken during SAS raids in Afghanistan.
A tsunami generated by November's 7.8 Kaikoura earthquake reached a height of 7 metres in some places, comparable with some of the biggest events in recent history.
Howling winds, heavy rain and huge seas have pounded Queensland, damaging homes, wrecking jetties and cutting power to thousands as Cyclone Debbie tore through the state's far north.
A bystander who touched off a social media furor after she saw United Airlines stop two teenage girls dressed in leggings from boarding a flight admits she did not fully grasp the situation when she started tweeting her indignation.
An independent inquiry is needed into allegations about SAS actions in Afghanistan and SAS soldiers involved should be called to give evidence, Andrew Little says.
Police are urging people to lock sheds, garages and vehicles in Otago to deter thieves.
A man who was reported missing from Dunedin on Friday has been found safe.
Footage taken from the International Space Station has emerged, showing Cyclone Debbie forming off the far north coast of Queensland.
Two people are reportedly dead after a car and truck crashed in North Canterbury this morning.
Driverless vehicles operated by Uber Technologies Inc were back on the road in San Francisco after one of its self-driving cars crashed in Arizona, the ride-hailing company said.
British officials have demanded tech firms do much more to give police access to smartphone communications following last week's Westminster attack, just months after new laws gave security services broader powers.
New Zealanders are being urged to be cautious about online invoices after Netsafe reported an increase in the number of fake invoice scams.
South African police said they discovered weapons and explosives including a suicide bomb vest stashed in the basement of a Johannesburg building.
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that cities and states that protect immigrant felons from federal immigration laws may lose grants from the Justice Department.
Repairing the iconic Lancaster Park in Christchurch could cost up to $275 million so it will be demolished.
A man died in a helicopter crash in remote terrain about 10km from Reefton last evening.
Andrea Bell, curator of art at the Hocken Library, with photographs of historic microscopic slides of diatoms being displayed in The Glass Archive exhibition in the library's gallery.
Dunedin police are concerned for the wellbeing of Thomas Padget (30), who has not been seen since last week.