Powerball has been struck - the winning ticket worth $12.5 million all-up.
Standing skier Adam Hall has won gold in the slalom at the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics, repeating his feat at Vancouver eight years ago.
The new-look Warriors continued their strong start to the season with a flamboyant and hearty 20-8 NRL win over the Gold Coast Titans at Mt Smart Stadium.
Steven Adams made his presence felt in his return from a one-game absence as the Oklahoma City Thunder strengthened their hold on the fourth seed in the West.
The man charged with murdering a 21-year-old transgender woman in Wellington last month had met her on a dating website a couple of months prior.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is steadfast in her stance that Labour general secretary Andrew Kirton will keep his job.
After sneaking past the Blues in their previous Super Rugby match, the Chiefs pulled another rabbit out of the hat to claim a flattering win against a stampeding Bulls side 41-28 in Hamilton on Friday night.
Two people have been seriously injured in a two-car crash in rural Canterbury this morning, police say.
David Beamsley has been found guilty of molesting a 7-year-old girl more than 30 years ago.
The NZ Transport Agency has selected a preferred option for a new State Highway 3 route to replace the closed Manawatu Gorge.
A 43-year-old Auckland man was due to appear in court today in relation to a murder in South Australia 18 years ago.
Four teenagers have been arrested in relation to the death of Kelly Donner in Flaxmere, in Hawke's Bay, almost two weeks ago.
Russell McVeagh has been blasted by the country's law school deans over its handling of sexual assault allegations and accused of putting clients above student victims and misleading university...
A cold front moving up the country looks set to send temperatures plummeting in some parts of Otago overnight.
Another top law firm is embroiled in claims of sexual relations between one of its solicitors and a law student.
A 4-month-old baby girl suffered "significant" and multiple fractures to her tiny body at the hands of another person - but family members have closed ranks.
Early indications suggest that both sides in New Zealand's first ever home day-night test could find it difficult batting with the pink ball.
Tiger Woods really is back.
Negotiations with a Tongan-American consortium to buy the Warriors almost collapsed yesterday but frantic talks mean a deal could be finalised within days.
The mother of Dunedin teenager Amber-Rose Rush says losing her youngest child has "shattered our family".