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MH370: 'Plane seat' found months ago

Details MH370: 'Plane seat' found months ago Nicolas Ferrier barely gave the blue seat a second glance. As he carried out his daily patrol of the wild shores of Reunion, picking up debris from the jet black sands and giant boulders, it seemed to ......

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Lucky escape as car plunges through shop front

Details Lucky escape as car plunges through shop front The owner of a Papamoa superette says his mum is lucky to be alive after a car smashed through dairy's wall and tore the store apart. Emergency services were called to the Centa Max Superette near Papamoa's ......

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Tourists attacked by 'troublesome' group

Details Tourists attacked by 'troublesome' group Two tourists who were attacked by a group of people outside a Christchurch backpackers were victims of "random bad luck", the hostel owner says. The pair were hospitalised after being attacked by a ......

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Joseph Parker shows off hidden talent

Details Joseph Parker shows off hidden talent Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker has shown off his impressive piano skills in a 60 second YouTube video. Parker was filmed by his corner man Bryan Barry playing the piano ahead of his boxing bout with Australian ......

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Susan Wood back on TV screens

Details Susan Wood back on TV screens Top broadcaster Susan Wood has returned to television for the first time since sustaining a serious brain injury. Wood was rushed to hospital after she fell down some stairs and suffered a brain injury ......

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Millionaires' driveway spat ends in court

Details Millionaires' driveway spat ends in court A multi-millionaire has won year-long legal fight over a driveway gate with his rich-list neighbour. The pair - businessmen Evan Christian and Cameron Gregory - have been at war over Christian's plans ......

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Emotional farewell for Madill's family

Details Emotional farewell for Madill's family Family and friends gathered to say their final farewells to Alana Madill at a poignant service held in Canada overnight. Alana Madill, and her partner, former All Black Jerry Collins, were killed when ......

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Nonu unlikely to be risked against Wallabies

Details Nonu unlikely to be risked against Wallabies Ma'a Nonu is unlikely to be risked against the Wallabies in Sydney on Saturday night but scans on his injured shoulder showed no signs of serious damage. After leaving the field six minutes into the ......

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Kiwi misses out on prison pardon

Details Kiwi misses out on prison pardon A New Zealander jailed for insulting religion in Myanmar is still behind bars despite nearly 7000 prisoners being freed for a holiday amnesty this week. Philip Blackwood, from Wellington, and two Myanmar ......

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Sydney man found bludgeoned and bloody

Details Sydney man found bludgeoned and bloody The young man, believed to be in his twenties, was found bloodied and unconscious following an alleged attack by a group of up to eight Asian men outside Capital Square on Campbell Street, Haymarket at ......

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Cosby's longtime producer breaks silence

Details Cosby's longtime producer breaks silence Bill Cosby's longtime producer has broken his silence on the disgraced comedy star after 35 women accused him of sexual assault. While brushing off talk of Cosby specifically, Tom Werner said The Cosby ......

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Biden considering presidential bid?

Details Biden considering presidential bid? Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a possible 2016 presidential run after largely putting aside such deliberations during his son's illness and following his death earlier ......

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'We'll win the TPP war'

Details 'We'll win the TPP war' Trade Minister Tim Groser insists the government will win the political "war" on the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal once the facts and figures can be laid out on the table. Talks in Hawaii have ended ......

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The Big Read: How to wipe yourself off the internet

Details The Big Read: How to wipe yourself off the internetThe Big Read: How to wipe yourself off the internet Could you wipe yourself from the web? A New Zealand researcher has, together with researchers from Germany, developed software that could, within seconds, allow Google and service providers alike to ......

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16-year-old charged with murder

Details 16-year-old charged with murder16-year-old charged with murder A teenager has been charged with the murder of an elderly man in his Christchurch home. The 16-year-old was among a number of people interviewed by police after the man's body was found with unexplained ......

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'There's nothing racist about it'

Details 'There's nothing racist about it''There's nothing racist about it' NZ First leader Winston Peters has defended embattled Corrections Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga - saying he is partly qualified for the job because he is Samoan. Mr Peters made the comments after his ......

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Joseph Parker set to fight another Kiwi

Details Joseph Parker set to fight another KiwiJoseph Parker set to fight another Kiwi Joseph Parker's next opponent is likely to be Australia-based New Zealander Kali Meehan following his first-round demolition of Bowie Tupou. Parker's promoters Duco were tightlipped in the aftermath ......

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The Royals as you've never seen them

Details Photo / Hugo Rittson Thomas Photographer Hugo Rittson-Thomas has produced a striking quadruple portrait of the Queen. Using mirrors he was able to capture full-length images of the Queen from the front, back and sides, creating ......

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Subway's Jared Fogle allegedly paid young girl for sex

Details Subway's Jared Fogle allegedly paid young girl for sex Subway's disgraced former spokesman Jared Fogle bragged to a business colleague about having "amazing" sex with a 16-year-old girl, a report claims. In a series of texts he told the female franchisee ......

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Tensions boil over at troubled school

Details Tensions boil over at troubled school Tensions at Auckland's troubled Maori boarding school have spilled over, with the principal suspended and three managers handing in their resignations. Principal at Northcote's Hato Petera College, John ......

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Bin Laden's 'sister, stepmother' among killed

Details Bin Laden's 'sister, stepmother' among killedBin Laden's 'sister, stepmother' among killed Four people have been killed when a private jet owned by Osama Bin Laden's family crashed in a fireball after overshooting a runway while trying to land outside London. The £7million Embraer Phenom 300 ......

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MH370 mystery to be solved

Details MH370 mystery to be solvedMH370 mystery to be solved Malaysian officials said they are finally close to "solving the mystery" of MH370 as it was confirmed that plane debris found on the remote island of Reunion came from a Boeing 777 aircraft. Th doomed ......

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TPP: Legal challenge to be lodged

Details TPP: Legal challenge to be lodgedTPP: Legal challenge to be lodged A legal challenge will be lodged in the High Court next week over the secrecy around the Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations. Outspoken TPPA critic Professor Jane Kelsey was met with a blanket refusal ......

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Hundreds ride for Morris

Details Hundreds ride for MorrisHundreds ride for Morris Millie Elder-Holmes was among hundreds of friends and family who turned out to pay tribute to Connor Morris in Auckland today. The emotionally-charged memorial for the son of Head Hunters associate ......

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Clintons earned over $200 million in seven years

Details Clintons earned over $200 million in seven years Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned more than US$139 million (NZ$211 million) between 2007 and 2014, according to eight years ......

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Kiwi sailor sues Oracle

Details Kiwi sailor sues Oracle A former America's Cup sailor is suing two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA for $400,000 for failing to fire or suspend a crewmate during the biggest cheating scandal in regatta history. Matthew ......

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UFO sighting has Wellington in a spin

Details UFO sighting has Wellington in a spin A Wellington man is in awe after spotting an extra-terrestrial object in the sky over Lyall Bay this morning. Alex Greig said he often visited Lyall Bay Beach along Wellington's southern coast with his ......

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'Church shooter' pleads 'not guilty'

Details 'Church shooter' pleads 'not guilty' A white supremacist has pleaded not guilty to hate crime charges over the massacre of nine black churchgoers in South Carolina. Dylann Roof, 21, was in shackles when he appeared in court in Charleston ......

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Peters has high hopes for membership

Details Peters has high hopes for membership Winston Peters has said NZ First will grow its membership by tens of thousands of people by the next election or he will resign. The political veteran, who turned 70 this year, has also praised former ......

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Watch: The best of Joseph Parker

Details Watch: The best of Joseph Parker 14 fights. 14 wins. 12 knockouts. Joseph Parker's young boxing career has already produced several impressive performances, with his three years of fights producing a stellar record. The 23-year old ......

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