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Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom claims authorities are trying to lock him up again after he spent $10 million on his defence, ran out of money and got dumped by his legal team.
Phil Rudd arrived late at the High Court in Tauranga this morning prompting the judge to briefly issue an arrest warrant. Outside court the AC/DC drummer played up to media.
A former Dunedin lawyer struck off for misappropriating almost $2.8m has been jailed for eight years and one month. John Milne had admitted 33 charges over 21 years.
All cricketers should wear head protection to reduce the risk of injury, ACC says. The call comes after top Australian cricketer Phil Hughes suffered a serious head injury during a game.
The Inland Revenue Department (IRD) has identified more than $500 million missing through tax avoidance by businesses this year - a four-fold increase on five years ago.
Police are changing the way they record and inform the public about crime, and say they are now focusing on the number of occasions that crimes involving a victim are reported.
Police have detained a woman who was in a BMW involved in a rush hour Christchurch crash. The passenger is being held under the Misuse of Drugs Act.
Prime Minister John Key is refusing to apologise or quit in the wake of a critical report on the activities of his senior staff. (AUDIO)
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has ordered hundreds more US National Guard troops to the town of Ferguson to prevent a second night of rioting and looting. (AUDIO)
A new report has found poverty and hardship is taking its toll on the children of Kiribati who make up nearly half the country's population.
The former Australia fast bowler Nathan Bracken says his thoughts are with injured batsman Phil Hughes but says New South Wales bowler Sean Abbott, whose bouncer struck Hughes, also needs support.
An iwi group leasing its catch quota to a fishing company is agreeing with a call for Maori to step up and seize opportunities in the industry.
Shares in Orion Health began trading at $6.50 on the NZX today after its $125 million float.
A recent report estimates the cost of domestic violence and child abuse to the economy as $7 billion a year, and growing. But does that distract from the real issue – and its victims?
Australian writer and journalist Eileen Ormsby explores the dark net to tell the story of the online cartel dubbed "the eBay of drugs" for her new book Silk Road.
Cosmo Kentish-Barnes soaks up the atmosphere and meets some of the livestock competitors at the Canterbury A&P Show.
There was a time when you would join a waiting list, possibly for years, to buy an imported car. Find out about the colourful history of car imports to NZ.
New Zealand actors give their own interpretations of a number of Shakespearean Monologues.
The Skid Row Housing Trust provides permanent, supportive housing in down town L.A. for those in extreme poverty, with poor health, disabilities, mental illness and addiction.
American surgeon and writer, Atul Gawande's new book is about ageing, illness, medicine - and the importance of having a great life until the very end.
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