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2014/08/22 00:54
2014/08/22 00:54
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John Key is struggling to get the election campaign back on track as an anonymous hacker threatens to hijack the agenda right through to September 20, writes NZ Newswire political columnist Peter...
2014/08/22 00:54
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2014/08/22 00:00
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Police are still trying to work out who put metal barriers on a Taranaki road as the family of a woman run over while trying to remove them seeks answers. Christine Anne Fairweather, 57, was hit by a...
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2014/08/20 21:54
2014/08/20 21:54
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A fisherman has been taken to hospital with chest pains after heavy seas prevented him being rescued from a boat off the coast of Auckland. St John Ambulance was told the 40-year-old man had...
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2014/08/20 19:00
2014/08/20 19:00
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They've got large horns and a shaggy coat, but New Zealand's only open-range zoo insists its newest residents are really cool. Five Tibetan yaks are due to make their public debut at Orana Wildlife...
2014/08/20 07:00
2014/08/20 07:00
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A Te Puke worker pulled a meat hook out of his own face after spending over an hour impaled on it at a Bay of Plenty freezing works. The 42-year-old man was impaled through his head and face by a...
2014/08/20 03:54
2014/08/20 03:54
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A Hastings woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend has been cleared of a manslaughter charge. Juliette Anne Gerbes, 22, was facing a second trial in the High Court in Napier charged with the...
2014/08/19 22:54
2014/08/19 22:54
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New Zealand's most senior military figure since World War II to have been tried by court martial has had his charges quashed on appeal. Commodore Kevin Keat, 55, who is married with four children,...
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2014/08/19 20:54
2014/08/19 20:54
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A month out from election day, over 10 per cent of eligible voters haven't enrolled to cast their vote - and almost two-thirds of them are young people. Wednesday is the last day voters can enrol to...
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2014/08/19 04:54
2014/08/19 04:54
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The police force is stretched and struggling under a frozen budget that is putting operations at risk of serious failure, the Police Association warns. In a pre-election policy wish-list released on...
2014/08/18 11:00
2014/08/18 11:00
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A 13-year-old Whanganui missing for nearly a week has been found. Police say they were told about 5:30pm this afternoon where Topine Horomona was in Whanganui. "He was located safe and well, and...
2014/08/18 09:55
2014/08/18 09:55
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A church community has spoken of the adventurous spirit of a skier killed in a helicopter crash while investigators surveyed the wreckage to work out how it happened. Jerome Box, 52, from Grey Lynn...
2014/08/17 19:54
2014/08/17 19:54
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When Labour announces its tertiary education policy, don't expect it to be a big ticket game-changer. The days of major political parties making hefty promises in a bid to win over the student vote -...
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2014/08/16 17:03
2014/08/16 17:03
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Auckland swimmer Gabrielle Fa'amausili has taken a selfie that rivals that of Ellen Degeneres' star-studded Oscar photograph. While Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie might not be involved, 14-year-old...
2014/08/15 15:03
2014/08/15 15:03
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She's used to taking the lead and now junior world champion swimmer Gabrielle Fa'amausili has been named New Zealand's flag bearer at the Youth Olympics. The 14-year-old 50m backstroke world champion...
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2014/08/15 05:54
2014/08/15 05:54
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The Internet Mana Party has taken down an advert which features a crowd of young people chanting expletives against Prime Minister John Key after it was found to breach advertising standards. The...
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2014/08/15 03:54
2014/08/15 03:54
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The man at the centre of an investigation into the death of a New Zealand tourist on the Gold Coast is again being questioned by detectives. Warriena Tagpuno Wright, 26, from Lower Hutt, fell from...
2014/08/15 03:54
2014/08/15 03:54
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Millions of dollars of New Zealand's retirement fund are being invested in companies that create weapons used by Israel against Palestine and a protest group is calling for the investment to stop. NZ...
2014/08/14 23:18
2014/08/14 23:18
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University researchers say it's time for government intervention to stop companies pushing bad food on kids in magazines because self-regulation is not working. A University of Auckland study of food...
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2014/08/13 19:54
2014/08/13 19:54
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A man is fighting for his life after being hit by a train in south Auckland. A man - believed to be aged 18 and using a push bike - was hit by a train last night on a pedestrian crossing near the...
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2014/08/12 20:54
2014/08/12 20:54
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Snow flurries have forced highways in both islands to close - and there's more bad weather to come, says MetService. The Desert Road closed on Wednesday after overnight snow flurries hit the Central...
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2014/08/22 00:54
2014/08/22 00:54
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