An 18-month-old girl fell to her death after allegedly being dropped from the window of a ship by her grandfather.
Jane Goodall has changed the world but, as Greg Bruce finds out, that doesn't mean she wants her photo taken.
Police have launched a homicide investigation after a 16-month-old boy died following serious head injuries in Auckland.
The Black Caps had Australia cornered - wobbling, ducking, and desperately looking for a way out. Not only did the Aussies find their escape, they managed to turn the tables, and pummel NZ into submission.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has stripped senior Minister Phil Twyford of his Housing portfolio and given it to Megan Woods.
New Sky TV boss Martin Stewart has cancelled the Android-powered "puck" promoted as a key part of the company's technology roadmap by his predecessor.
A judge has jailed a Taranaki woman for over four years, saying she "psychologically butchered" her three young daughters.
The Government has given approval for a deposit protection scheme that would cover almost all Kiwis to up to $50,000 to be developed.
Beauden Barrett hasn't yet committed to the Blues, but the world's best play-maker has said yes to living in Auckland and will be relocating after the Rugby World Cup.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has a sharp message for British child killer Jon Venables and the possibility of him relocating to New Zealand: "Don't bother."
Air Canada is looking into how a passenger was forgotten and left on a plane overnight at Toronto's Pearson Airport.
A Hamilton man has claimed the $10.2 million Lotto Powerball prize.
A Nelson woman says she was left traumatised after an Air New Zealand flight from Melbourne to Christchurch left her bruised and in tears.
The University of Otago has apologised after asking its law students an exam question about the ethics of representing a terrorist, which caused some to cry.
Kiwi euthanasia champion Sean Davison has pleaded guilty to three charges of assisted suicide in a South African court.
A woman with obsessive-compulsive disorder jailed for abusing her terrified mother needs help - not a prison cell, a leading psychotherapist says.
Auckland Airport says the fog is finally lifting after flights had to be cancelled or delayed this morning.
Two people have been injured in a crash - one critically- that had closed Wellington's Mt Victoria tunnel, paralysing the capital during the morning rush hour.
Rugby Australia have hit back at defiant former Wallabies star Israel Folau.
Five young men have been taken to hospital after a car rolled into a drain near Hastings.