Seven people have been injured, four seriously, in a single-vehicle crash in Northland.
The Duchess of Cornwall visited the Battered Women's Trust in Christchurch today, where she was presented with a refuge diamond pin.
Overseas news publications are naming the man convicted of Grace Millane's murder, despite his name still being suppressed.
The lives of a family ripped apart in a "barbaric way" by a lying killer received justice yesterday as the jury returned a guilty verdict for the man accused of murdering Grace Millane.
Authorities are investigating this morning after an electric vehicle charging station exploded in North Canterbury yesterday.
Sweltering dry temperatures and possible heatwave conditions are being forecast for much of the country in the coming weeks.
A landlord has been hit with a $2600 fine for arriving unannounced with a rifle and giving his tenants a hell of a fright.
Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters has continued his attack on the media and the National Party while en route to the G20 ministers' meeting in Japan.
Alexi's parents have six minutes to act if there's a problem with their child's intravenous medication.
The jury in the trial of the man accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane has retired to deliberate on its verdict.
A spectator has been sentenced to community work and ordered to pay $1000 after assaulting a teenage referee at his son's under-12s rugby game.
The defence has closed its case for the man accused of murdering Grace Millane, asking the jury to deliver a not guilty verdict.
There was a lucky escape for two kittens who were found in a vehicle ready for demolition at a Wellington car wrecker.
The Crown has closed its case against the man accused of murdering Grace Millane, telling the jury the defendant "eroticised" the death of the British backpacker.
A 47-year-old woman accused of murdering Christchurch woman Angela Blackmoore nearly 25 years ago has been released on bail.
Police are appealing for dash cam footage taken at the time Christchurch cyclist Fyfa Dawson was killed after being hit by a truck.