Two Bay of Plenty residents have been attacked in their own home by intruders armed with an axe and crowbar.
The New Zealand economy grew by 1.0% over the June quarter, making for a 2.7% gain over the June year, Statistics NZ says.
A media personality charged with several serious assaults will go on trial before a jury next year.
Forty of New Zealand's luckiest, or unluckiest, players have pocketed $25,000 each in Lotto's First Division draw.
Massey University has hit back at claims its vice-chancellor misled the public, maintaining "genuine" security concerns around a planned speaking engagement scuttled the event Don Brash was to...
A former North Shore community board chairman has been jailed for more than four years for paying for access to live child sex shows.
A 44-year-old man was struck by a car and killed as he walked south along the Waikato Expressway.
The Kiwi designers behind a world-leading bionic hand have set their next challenge - to create a much smaller version for children.
A Taranaki father has been sentenced to community work after getting his 10-year-old son to drive for him because he was drunk.
A notice to vacate has been withdrawn for a family who went public about living in an "undrained swamp" rental home.
Entrepreneur Derek Handley, who met with ex-Cabinet minister Clare Curran, will walk away with $107,500 after being offered a government role a month ago, then having his contract terminated.
Nearly 6000 Fonterra workers are paid more than $100,000 - some 750 more than last year.
Fonterra has recorded its first loss in its 17-year history, with the chief executive admitting the dairy giant "didn't meet promises made to farmers".
A McDonald's worker is furious and saddened after management told her she couldn't speak te reo Māori to customers.
A family living in an Auckland "undrained swamp house" are being evicted after going public about the insanitary living conditions.
Kiwi households are the biggest losers when it comes to the increasing cost of electric power, with prices having surged by almost 80% since 1990.
Former Government Digital Services minister Clare Curran has admitted there may be more emails between her and entrepreneur Derek Handley on her private email account.
A surfer has been located in the water after a search and rescue operation which began at the mouth of the Tukituki River in Hawke's Bay and ended with a helicopter spotting the missing man.
The family of Te Toiroa Tahuriorangi performed a special haka for the halfback after watching him make his debut for the All Blacks.
Civil Aviation Authority staff are expected today at the site of a fatal microlight crash in Southland.