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A Tauranga man threatened by a gunman in the city on Wednesday night handed over his car keys before "he went his way, I went the opposite way". The gunman also fired at police. (AUDIO)
Shotputter Valerie Adams has taken gold in the Commonwealth Games shot put event, and weightlifter Stanislav Chalaev has won silver. New Zealand also has three bronzes on day seven.
A blaze at a major west Auckland film studio is believed to have damaged set equipment and models for the Hollywood production Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2.
School principals have been celebrating news the Government is taking over the school payroll from Australian firm Talent2. Novopay has been plagued with problems. (AUDIO)
A former lawyer for Arthur Allan Thomas has criticised the police review into the Crewe murders as a complete waste of time and money. The findings were released on Wednesday.
Political parties are being urged to make rule changes that will stop savers being overtaxed. The Fair Tax for Savers campaigners say KiwiSaver and term deposits are unfairly hit.
Rolf Harris's sentence for sex offences will not be referred to an appeals court, despite numerous complaints that it was too lenient, Britain's attorney-general says.
The Crown was under pressure to give Christchurch residents timely decisions about quake-damaged land in 2011, the Supreme Court has been told.
The Cook Islands' newly re-elected Prime Minister will be absent from today's Pacific leaders summit in Palau due to challenges over the country's election results.
The lives of eight Auckland tenants and their families are being changed for the better with help from a "small but mighty" Northland housing trust.
Musicologist Samantha Owens introduces us to some of the working German musicians who visited to our shores from the 1850s up until the outbreak of World War I.
Eminent historian Professor Margaret MacMillan explores the origins of the First World War, and the contemporary parallels to what happened a century ago.
Spinach Pies from Crete, Caramelised Fennel, Mint and Toasted Almond Pie, Hearty Tamarillo Bourguignon Pie, Chicken and Salsify Pie...
Movie-makers and actors, videos and ephemera related to the NZ International Film Festival 2014.
Designed in 2002 and made by local craftspeople, the Golden Bay community coffin is used about 12 times a year.
In recognition of New Zealand's first Loss and Grief Awareness Week, David Steemson visited the Grief Support and Educational Trust in Birkenhead and meets trustee Mark Ebery.
Last week Anika Moa picked up the Apra Best Children's song of the year for 'Colours are Beautiful', and the Tui for best Children's album.
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