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New Zealander Greg Foran who began his career stacking shelves at Woolworths has been appointed the head of Walmart's US operations. The 53-year-old joined the giant retail firm in 2011.
A man who bought 72 rifles and shotguns from a gun shop and supplied them to a criminal gang has been jailed for five years and 10 months. Peter Edwards was sentenced on Friday.
The Christchurch City Council is hoping to save at least $1 million a year with its latest round of job cuts. Twenty-two jobs will go but 15 will be created under the new proposal.
The pressure was on Glasgow to deliver an opening Games ceremony to surprise and delight. Organisers well and truly delivered, with a wall-to-wall tartan spectacular.
New Zealand has picked up its first medals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow with the men's sprint cycling team taking gold, and bronzes for the pursuit team and in judo.
Social workers in Auckland say there's a hidden but growing problem of abuse, particularly financial abuse, against elderly migrants, who are living in constant dread and loneliness.
A "huge" piece of wreckage and human remains from Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 has been discovered in a heavily wooded area in eastern Ukraine, an international observer says.
Thousands of football fans from overseas and throughout the country will be in Wellington this weekend, as a tour by two English Premier League teams wraps up.
French Polynesia's opposition leader, Oscar Temaru, has called for fresh elections after France's highest court upheld a conviction of President Gaston Flosse.
The scribblings in the margins of a child's book led to an intriguing quest for author Nathan Penlington.
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People involved in the Maori new year celebrations show what Matariki means to them. (video)
From our mountain parrot, the kea, to the bush-dwelling pipipi, to the urban house sparrow, a collection of bird stories and songs.
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Naked Scientist Dr Chris Smith and Simon Morton are co-hosting two lively one-hour shows, showcasing the best in New Zealand science and technology to the world.
Cliff Curtis tells the story behind the inspirational local film about chess, community and mental health.
Diarmaid MacCulloch in a wide-ranging conversation about religious belief in the modern world.
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