Jonah Lomu was among several rugby and league legends confirmed today for a charity Fight for Life boxing event in Auckland on December 3.
New Zealand athlete Nick Willis easily qualified for the semifinals after finishing second in his heat of the 1500m at the world championships in Daegu, South Korea, today.
High-profile All Black Sonny Bill Williams won't make an announcement on his immediate playing future until after the World Cup and says "all options" are still open to him, including a move overseas.
Neighbours heard a "furious argument'' before the wife of a Christchurch-based man fell to her death from the third floor of a Moroccan holiday apartment, a British newspaper has reported.
The family of a New Zealand man killed in a Thai hotel have angrily rejected claims he pulled a knife on his accused murderer and demanded sex after the pair smoked marijuana.
Comedian and TV personality Mike King appeared in court today charged with driving a Harley Davidson motorbike while suspended.
Richie McCaw says he was disappointed but not surprised Quade Cooper escaped censure for his knee to the head of the All Blacks captain on Saturday night.
Happy Feet is shipping out tonight.