Regional headlines with summaries.
The Rebels' motorcycle gang have abandoned their headquarters in Christchurch - and police don't know where they have gone.
Police are looking for four young men over the death of a 42-year-old man found unconscious at an Auckland address early this morning.
New Plymouth's only Māori councillor says only a Pākehā could have led the peace hikoi which ended at Parihaka yesterday.
The Christchurch public will again be able to marvel at the beautiful Great Hall in the Arts Centre as it reopens its doors this weekend.
A 500-strong hikoi against racial division has arrived at Parihaka after a three-day journey across Taranaki.
A new Auckland housing project will not address homelessness but will help ease demand, the iwi that expects to help build it says.
A toddler has died after being run over by a vehicle at Cowles Stadium in Christchurch.
Auckland mayoral candidates have taken tentative pokes at each other in the first of their major encounters, while keeping away from the topic of housing.
Stephen Dudley probably died when his heart developed a fatally abnormal rhythm brought on from the stress of being assaulted, says a forensic pathologist.
A clergyman on trial in Wellington has been cleared of indecently assaulting a young parishioner.
Christchurch City Council says the reporting of graffiti has resulted in a 48 percent decrease in tagging from last year.
Two people were injured after a bus carrying Avonside Girls High School students collided with a van in Christchurch this morning.
Two people were taken to hospital early this morning following a house fire north of Wellington.
Jiaxin Tu crept into the bedroom of the woman he was obsessed with and hammered her new boyfriend to death, in an act now ruled murder.
Police have ended their search for two-year-old Emily Saunders, who was swept away by the Poerua River on the West Coast.
Christchurch City Council is to spend $4.5 million on electronic tags to stop rubbish bins being stolen, destroyed or lost. (VIDEO, COMMENTS)
Aucklanders have low levels of trust and satisfaction in Auckland Council, a survey has found.
It's crafty, clever and a bit creepy - Christchurch Art Gallery's newest addition is a giant hand with a grim face that peers down at the city below. (AUDIO, COMMENTS)
The relatives of those who died in the CTV building collapse in Christchurch will soon find out whether anybody will be charged over the tragedy.
The Earthquake Commission has started settling 4000 claims for increased liquefaction vulnerability, the first scenario of its kind in the world.