A teenager high on a cocktail of drink and drugs has been jailed for nearly two years after killing an innocent bystander with a single punch.
A Canadian town known as the "Land of Rape and Honey" says it has dropped the slogan, which had been a constant source of complaints.
An Auckland Council candidate claims he and Don Brash were threatened by a sword-weilding man while he was being interviewed.
Donald Trump is calling for a special prosecutor to investigate if donors to the Clinton Foundation got special treatment from the State Department when it was run by Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.
A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a car south of Auckland this morning.
Turkey has vowed to "completely cleanse" Islamic State militants from its border region after a suicide bomber suspected of links to the group killed 54 people at a Kurdish wedding.
A judge has ordered the US State Department to review and determine the potential release of 14,900 documents, most of which are believed to be emails to or from Hillary Clinton.
The leaders of the euro zone's biggest economies have held talks in the aftermath of Britain's shock decision to leave the EU.
One of New Zealand's most controversial citizens will forfeit nearly $43 million to the police following a money-laundering inquiry.
A Dunedin Lotto shop has been ``luckier'' than any other in New Zealand so far this year and is extending its trophy display today to cater for its winning streak.
The success of the Otago Museum's new planetarium and of old favourite drawcards, has contributed to a 21% surge in visitors to the museum.
A series of information sessions on South Dunedin's future will be held by the Dunedin City Council and Otago Regional Council next month.
Workers from Asplundh and McArthur & Symons install LED lights in a tree in George St, Dunedin, last night.
A man facing charges for cultivating cannabis and wilful damage may escape standing trial for the matters as the police officer meant to provide evidence was unavailable because the force is `...
A digger sits on a pile of rubble where the $50million University of Otago animal research facility will be built on Great King St.
It was flower delivery the old-fashioned way.
Like bees to honey, hobby apiarists around the country are swarming to a new beehive manufacturer in Dunedin.
The Dunedin Hospital emergency department has lost its clinical leader and had its training accreditation downgraded.
Staff termination payments increased by more than five times in the year that several senior staff departed from Southern District Health Board.
The Southern district's top policeman will be leaving the district, just seven months after taking the role.