As Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross remains in an Auckland mental health facility, the National Party is viewed as unlikely to use the waka-jumping law to force him out of Parliament.
A Hawke's Bay pair got the fright of their life when a great white shark began circling and nudging their kayaks at Westshore - abruptly ending their early morning fishing trip.
It's a day of high temperatures and sunny skies for much of the country on the last day of the holiday weekend.
Jami-Lee Ross has been sectioned to an Auckland mental health facility, following a tumultuous week in which he traded insults and allegations with the National Party and came clean to his wife...
A two-year-old child has drowned at a residential address in Waipukurau, Hawke's Bay this afternoon.
Shark attack survivor Andrew "Nugget" Brough has found a decidedly Kiwi way to thank the men who saved him: shouting them a box of beer.
Smoke from domestic fires may cause not only respiratory diseases, but skin conditions as well, NZ researchers have found.
Simon Bridges' mother says she didn't bring her son up to swear, following his explosive assessment of his West Coast-based list MP's abilities.
A bride-to-be says her wedding plans are in tatters after her sister and bridesmaid is denied a visa to come to New Zealand.
The son of a rich list wine family has been discharged without conviction after being snared importing cocaine and other drugs on the Dark Web.
A woman says detectives joked and treated her "like a piece of scum" just hours after the Beast of Blenheim tried to rape her in the 1970s.
A father whose son was injured in an e-scooter crash says the service is great for cities - but helmets should be mandatory.