The two teenagers accused of murdering a man at an Auckland motel have been released on electronically-monitored bail.
Police are still trying to find two people who may be linked to a central Auckland home invasion that left a woman with life-threatening injuries early last month.
The number of people sleeping rough in Auckland's streets and parks has more than doubled as the city's housing crisis deepens.
Welcome to New Zealand -- unless you're here to see Kim Dotcom.
Vodafone may lose around 100 permanent customer care staff, with plans to almost halve the size of its consumer mobile service team, extend the graveyard shift to 7.30am and increase outsourcing to a call centre in the Philippines.
A valet driver has been accused of using a client's Mercedes-Benz to try to run down a pedestrian during an argument in an airport carpark.
Prime Minister John Key and his wife Bronagh joined a private family celebration with British Prime Minister David Cameron at Chequers retreat a few hours ago before the two leaders had talks at the start of a visit.
The prospect of Kane Williamson playing the fourth one-day international for New Zealand against Sri Lanka today will be determined by how his shoulder feels this morning after it coped well with training yesterday.
AB de Villiers did Corey Anderson a favour yesterday.
As the Cricket World Cup draws closer, the debate continues to bubble around how much sledging is too much.
An "immediate and large-scale response" has been credited with bringing a large grass fire in Marlborough under control.
Dozens of people marched through Whakatane today to protest against police's decision not to charge a cop who shot a dog with an arrow after it wandered on to his property.
A woman has been taken to Tauranga Hospital in a serious condition after she was hit by a car on State Highway 29 this afternoon.
A three-car smash on Auckland's Harbour bridge has left a lane blocked, and traffic building up.
Searchers looking for a missing swimmer at a west Auckland beach have found a body this morning.
Scientists hope a proposal to drill the seabed off New Zealand's east coast will unlock the secrets behind earthquakes, such as one which wreaked havoc in Japan six years ago.
A truck driver who crashed through a barrier in a dramatic Auckland motorway smash yesterday morning says the crash is "a blur" and all he remembers is seeing a paramedic open his cab door.
Why are the Australians despite for a repeat of 1976? Why can't Maria beat Serena? What do Pete Sampras, Rod Laver and Rafa Nadal have in common? What unwanted record does Andy Murray hold and why can't boys become men? We break down all the statistics and curiosities ahead of the Australian Open.
A house fire whicht took the lives of an elderly couple living in their son's home at Tolaga Bay on the East Coast north of Gisborne was caused by a pot left on a gas stove.
Tony de Malmanche, 52, was on his first trip out of New Zealand when he was arrested in Indonesia last month for allegedly trying to smuggle 1.7kg of methamphetamine into the country.