Warmer weather's on the way for the South at the weekend, following scorching temperatures in Australia.
A man who worked as a baggage handler at Singapore's Changi Airport swapped tags on hundreds of bags, sending the luggage to the wrong destinations.
A sign planted at a Dunedin beach claiming to prove the earth is flat has been covered by news outlets across the world.
A grieving father hopes his dead boy haunts the dreams of his son's killer.
One person is dead after two cars collided near Foxton, in the North Island, this morning.
A strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck Vanuatu's Erromango island in the Pacific Ocean on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said.
The seat and plaque memorial to Dunedin photographer Riley Baker will stay above Katiki beach near Shag Point.
A beneficiary will sue the Government after welfare officials were caught using fake names on legal documents in her case, despite being told repeatedly their behaviour was unlawful.
If you are heading out to the ballot box on Saturday you might want to take your brolly, with rain predicted across most of the South.
The number of flights cancelled due to the loss in fuel supply to Auckland International Airport has dropped markedly today.
Rescuers laboured for a second night amid the rubble to save possible survivors of Mexico's most lethal earthquake in a generation, as the death toll exceeded 230.
A schoolgirl is fighting for her life and three other students are in hospital after a car ploughed into a group at an Auckland bus stop yesterday.
Hurricane Maria has rampaged across Puerto Rico causing major flooding, damaging homes and knocking out power to the whole island.
The owner of Dunedin's UFO house is ''over the moon'' she has found a buyer who absolutely loves the structure.
University of Otago law graduate Oliver Hailes has gained a life-changing $300,000 Woolf Fisher Scholarship to study at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom.
The search for missing Dunedin man Stephen Lowe will continue today after yesterday's ''significant'' search in the Catlins turned up no results.
Johan (12) and his sister Lisa Lokman (10) take part in a Hanami cherry blossom viewing event in front of the University of Otago clocktower yesterday.
The final leaders debate between Prime Minister Bill English and Labour leader Jacinda Ardern reflected the final 1News Colmar Brunton poll in volatility.
The velvety tones of some of Dunedin's most well-known radio presenters poured from movie speakers rather than Dunedin radios last night.
Port Chalmers residents appear to be taking a wait-and-see approach to the nine months of pile-driving due to start soon as Port Otago extends one of its wharves.