Armed police have swarmed a street in south Christchurch after reports of a shooting at a vehicle.
White Island Tours have recommenced trips to Moutohorā/Whale Island for the first time since the Whakaari/White Island tragedy.
The filming of the new Lord of the Rings television series is causing some headaches for local film producers as they struggle to find workers and studio space.
A young Kiwi, whose his family moved between Invercargill, Hawke's Bay and Lower Hutt looking for work when they first came to New Zealand, says his story shows it's still possible to live the dream of home ownership.
An abuse survivor is asking the Royal Commission of Inquiry to investigate why a government agency failed to protect her when made aware of allegations she was being raped while in care.
The Government’s proposed changes to whitebaiting rules are largely good - apart from plans to designate nearly all West Coast rivers as refuges, the West Coast Whitebaiters Association says.
Police have confirmed they found the body of a man in the sea after last month's deadly White Island eruption but lost it again in an unsuccessful recovery operation.
A schoolteacher who returned $5000 he found in a chest of drawers he bought on Trade Me said he did so as a lesson to his kids.
A man has pleaded guilty to three charges of possessing objectionable material after his wife found images of young girls in sexual positions on his computer while she was searching for bank...
A woman who claims her entertainment industry boss sexually assaulted her at a wrap party has been accused of fabricating her complaint in a bid to get back at her former employer after she lost...
It was with a sharp pain in his lips that Ross Campbell woke up and saw something scurry into the darkness.
Rockets have been fired at the US army base in Camp Taji, north of Baghdad, which houses New Zealand's remaining troops in Iraq.
A recommendation that pupils eat less meat and dairy to take action on climate change has raised the ire of New Zealand's meat industry.
A German tourist suffering from prostate cancer died with his son holding his hand and New Zealand's rugged beauty at their feet.
The night after he allegedly sexually assaulted a female employee, an entertainment industry veteran reportedly told a friend she had accused him of rape.