Police investigating the violent death of Helensville man Lee Ross McMurdo say they are in it for the long haul, as the inquiry moves into its sixth week.
A pensioner's body found in a Wellington council flat is believed to have been there for at least eight months.
The Serious Fraud Office is investigating a potential fraud which could involve more than $250 million.
Boxing Day got off to a shaky start on the East Coast with two minor earthquakes occurring in the early hours of the morning.
Two men are have been taken into custody by police investigating the death of a 25-year-old man in Lower Hutt last night.
An east Auckland man accused punching children in the face and assaulting another with an air gun has appeared in the Auckland District Court this morning.
Air New Zealand has again defended what the airline charges on its regional routes, saying profits are falling on its provincial network.
Two 18-year-old men will appear in Tauranga District Court early next week charged with causing more than $10,000 worth of damage in a drunken spree in which they hurled riverstones at cars, schools and a bus.
Not much is certain in Christchurch these days. But one certainty is that in the coming years, the city will be radically different from what it was 18 months ago.
Warriors stand-in captain Manu Vatuvei is eyeing history, Nathan Friend will make his 150th career appearance and Carlos Tuimavave his first in Sunday's NRL clash against Cronulla at Mt Smart Stadium.
A man has been arrested following an early morning shooting in Blenheim.
A teenager has appeared in court and another man has been arrested following the death of a 25-year-old man in Lower Hutt last night.
A very premature baby made a dramatic arrival into the world when he was born with little warning on a remote school paddock in the Coromandel.
A woman's body has been found inside a burning house in Waikato this afternoon.
A young cyclist is in serious condition at Auckland Hospital after falling in front of a trailer on the intersection of Quay Street and The Strand in central Auckland.
Kim Dotcom could be out of his million-dollar mansion and back in jail as soon Tuesday.
A bill to legalise same-sex marriage is close to having the numbers to pass its first stage, despite an attempt by New Zealand First to derail it.
There was no shortage of runs as Otago beat Canterbury by the slimmest of margins in their HRV Cup clash in Timaru this afternoon.
The All Blacks retained the Bledisloe Cup in Wellington tonight with a 27-16 win over Australia and the New Zealand rugby public were given a glimpse in to the future.