The man who died after his car hit a tree in North Canterbury at the weekend has been named by police.
Junior doctors employed by district health boards have announced they will strike for a second two-day period this month.
The Australian teenager who made a threatening comment on an Air New Zealand plane at Auckland Airport has pleaded guilty in court.
Police have released the name of the 7-year-old boy who drowned at Wainui Beach in Raglan yesterday.
Swedish furniture giant Ikea has confirmed it will open a megastore in Auckland, and says it also has plans for a South Island store.
A kitten was thrown from a moving car while taped inside a shoe box in Christchurch.
The last singles quarterfinal at the ASB Classic was the match of the tournament so far.
Grace Millane, the British backpacker who was travelling the world when she was murdered in New Zealand, was farewelled overnight with mourners singing Amazing Grace at her funeral service.
NZME science reporter Jamie Morton, who is at Scott Base covering New Zealand research in the Antarctic, talks to David Prior of the University of Otago.
Police are following up a report about the way a vehicle believed to be driven by Labour MP and former Police Association head Greg O'Connor travelled through Central Otago.
A man has been arrested following a 'spitting attack' at a popular Auckland park.
A couple in their 60s have been airlifted to safety after falling and becoming severely exhausted during a hike in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park.
New Zealand football great Wynton Rufer has reportedly emerged from a coma after suffering a heart attack while riding a Lime scooter on Sunday.
It's a strange thought that the men's Irish rugby team could win more at New Zealand's premier sporting awards than the All Blacks.
Auckland Council has extended the Lime e-scooters licence for 10 weeks to the end of March.
Video of an inflatable boat's frighteningly close call with a 122,000 tonne cruise ship in Tauranga Harbour has prompted a warning for boaties.
Animal-related injuries cost ACC about $70 million in both 2017 and 2018 respectively with dogs, horses, cattle and sheep proving to be some of the most common foes that left people hurting.
Black Caps coach Gary Stead is going to have some serious selection headaches, and he couldn't be happier about it.
Sam Cane has made huge strides in his long recovery from a horror neck injury.
Police in Australia are investigating suspicious packages sent to a wide range of embassies and consulates yesterday, including the New Zealand, US and UK missions.