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 2018-01-16 00:36 

New Zealand Herald

Watch: Hero snags rod thief, police dog bites his shorts...

A good samaritan chased an alleged thief carrying fishing rods and kale and ended up having a gun pulled on him and a police dog biting his shorts.When Christchurch man Acen Fairbrother saw a woman ......

 2018-01-15 23:56 

New Zealand Herald

9 reasons men shouldn't date younger women...

Age may be nothing but a number, but it's a sensitive subject nonetheless. And it's a particularly complicated issue when it comes to dating.According to the Telegraph , one study has published findings ......

 2018-01-15 23:22 

New Zealand Herald

Dognapped: Pet pup ripped from woman's arms in brazen theft...

A woman is begging for the safe return of her beloved puppy after the pet was viciously ripped from her arms by two strangers.Grace Read says she has been left heartbroken after her pet rottweiler Rosko ......

 2018-01-15 23:11 

New Zealand Herald

The creepiest thing you can do with your kids' baby teeth...

"Mumma, I have a wiggly tooth."Um, whaaat? Some weeks back, my baby - my teeny, tiny little baby - announced she had a wiggly tooth.It's out now and has made me more emotional than I felt about ......

 2018-01-15 22:39 

New Zealand Herald

Fatal crash: Both pilots had heart conditions...

A new report has revealed that the two pilots killed in a plane crash near Hastings nearly four years ago had potentially fatal heart conditions and were at risk of sudden death.Christopher Rawlings ......

 2018-01-15 21:58 

New Zealand Herald

How to stay slim for life...

When trying to lose weight it's important to have the right tools and strategies in order to make sure your weight loss journey is a successful one. Top Australian nutritionist Susie Burrell has revealed ......

 2018-01-15 21:31 

New Zealand Herald

People trapped in wreckage after serious crash near Warkworth...

People are trapped in the wreckage of two cars after a bad smash on Matakana Rd, near Warkworth.Auckland Transport has tweeted a section of the road that links Warkworth to the artisan village is closed ......

 2018-01-15 21:18 

New Zealand Herald

Person critical after workplace accident...

A person reportedly suffered critical injuries after being trapped under a digger at work near Helensville, northwest of Auckland this morning.Waitemata Senior Sergeant Ian Byrne said emergency services ......

 2018-01-15 21:09 

New Zealand Herald

Hayley Holt beat Matilda Rice to Breakfast desk...
 2018-01-15 21:02 

New Zealand Herald

Parents arrested after 13 emaciated children found chained to bed...

Two parents have been arrested after 13 of their children were found shackled to beds inside their home in California. The victims, all siblings aged between two and 29 years old, were being held captive ......

 2018-01-15 20:59 

New Zealand Herald

Auckland Airport to make massive profit on sale of Aussie assets...

Auckland International Airport will sell its quarter-stake in the Cairns and Mackay airports in North Queensland to its fellow investors for A$370 million (NZ$403 million), almost three times what it ......

 2018-01-15 20:42 

New Zealand Herald

Zombie: Tragic story behind Cranberries' biggest hit...

With the tragic news today of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan's death, fans of the band will no doubt revisit their string of 90s hits.While The Cranberries released a handful of certified classics ......

 2018-01-15 20:30 

New Zealand Herald

Students in tears at maths exam but passed...

Good maths students appear to have passed last year's controversial Level 1 maths exam, despite concerns expressed by 118 maths teachers.The NZ Qualifications Authority says more than 70 per cent of ......

 2018-01-15 20:20 

New Zealand Herald

South Africa's 'please explain' to 'shithole' comments...

South Africa is among a growing number of countries taking action against President Donald Trump's remarks last week that Haiti, El Salvador and African nations are "shithole countries" whose inhabitants ......

 2018-01-15 20:17 

New Zealand Herald

Vigil held to remember missing woman a year on...

It has been one year since 75-year-old Pat Wearn went missing after going out for her daily walk.It was 12.30pm on January 16, 2017 when the elderly North Shore woman set off from her Caversham Dr home ......

 2018-01-15 20:15 

New Zealand Herald

Hamilton to face public after scandalous details revealed...

Lewis Hamilton is due to make his first public appearance of the year today following the release of shocking details of his split with Nicole Scherzinger.The four-time Formula One world champion will ......

 2018-01-15 20:12 

New Zealand Herald

Shopper outraged over 'sick' baby 'hotpants'...

A horrified shopper has accused retail giant Primark of "sexualising children" after spotting "hotpants" in her local store aimed at babies.The 23-year-old was disgusted to find the denim shorts in ......

 2018-01-15 20:08 

New Zealand Herald

God tells teenager's 'killer' to confess in TV interview...

Frankie Wesley McAlister's brutal and senseless murder haunted the lives of his parents for 25 years and his father died a broken man last October.The 19-year-old's brutal 1993 stabbing in northern ......

 2018-01-15 20:07 

New Zealand Herald

Watch: Shaun White's perfect 100 clinches Olympic spot...

Shaun White made the U.S. Olympic team in grand fashion - scoring a perfect 100 at the U.S. Grand Prix event to set himself up as a favorite to win a third gold medal.White's winning run included two ......

 2018-01-15 20:01 

New Zealand Herald

Tem and Jason Momoa team up again...
 2018-01-15 19:58 

New Zealand Herald

Stage Challenge axed after 25 years...

New Zealand's school Stage Challenge and J Rock events are no longer.Organisers say economic conditions have led to the axe falling on the events.Stage Challenge - and later J Rock - have been highlights ......

 2018-01-15 19:56 

New Zealand Herald

The history of Lorde and Jack...
 2018-01-15 19:46 

New Zealand Herald

NCEA results online early Tuesday morning...

Secondary school pupils can now find out how they fared in last year's exams.The New Zealand Qualifications Authority today released National Certificate of Educational Achievement results for about ......

 2018-01-15 19:43 

New Zealand Herald

Video shows Jakarta Stock Exchange mezzanine collapse...

A mezzanine floor inside the Jakarta Stock Exchange tower collapsed on Monday, injuring nearly 80 people and forcing a chaotic evacuation.Security camera footage circulated online showed the collapse ......

 2018-01-15 19:39 

New Zealand Herald

Gay couple in immigration battle...

After providing hundreds of photos, documents and more than 20 letters of support from friends and family, an Auckland gay couple is at a loss as to what else Immigration New Zealand wants as evidence ......

 2018-01-15 19:30 

New Zealand Herald

Princess Charlotte loves looking after big brother George...

Princess Charlotte loves to look after her older brother Prince George, the Queen has disclosed, as she presented a children's prize at Sandringham.The Queen, who is great-grandmother to two-year-old ......

 2018-01-15 19:04 

New Zealand Herald

Road-rage attacker hit driver with pool cue; weeps when jailed...

A Te Puke man, who hit another motorist in the face with a pool cue during a road-rage incident, wept as he was jailed for 25 months.Jason Thomson, 25, who earlier pleaded guilty to charges of assault ......

 2018-01-15 18:37 

New Zealand Herald

Sweltering sun brings record heat above 30C...

Southern New Zealand cities sweltered in temperatures above 30C yesterday but cooler temperatures are forecast in the coming days as rain and windy weather sweep the country.However, eastern regions ......

 2018-01-15 18:36 

New Zealand Herald

Commercial flights 'intercepted by fighter jets'...

The United Arab Emirates claimed Qatari fighter jets intercepted two of its commercial airliners in international airspace on the way to Bahrain, allegations denied by Qatar.The claims Monday could ......

 2018-01-15 18:26 

New Zealand Herald

Incredible rescue: Dad hired helicopter to find missing son...

A teenager spent a painful 30 hours trapped in his crashed car in bushland until he was rescued by his father who hired a helicopter to find him.When Samuel Lethbridge, 17, didn't arrive at a friend's ......

 2018-01-15 18:25 

New Zealand Herald

Lynch: Do Maori need to be more honest about their language?...

Te Reo Maori is in dire straits. That's the unsurprising claim made by Professor Paul Moon. He made it in his new book Killing Te Reo Maori: An Indigenous Language facing extinction. The title says ......

 2018-01-15 18:23 

New Zealand Herald

What next? Pre-peeled onions in plastic sell at twice the price...

A supermarket in the UK has been criticised by shoppers for selling pre-peeled onions in plastic packaging.Customers at Lidl have slammed the budget supermarket for the use of plastic wrapping on its ......

 2018-01-15 18:13 

New Zealand Herald

Why you should never drink coffee on a plane...

If you often order a coffee on a flight, then you might want to look away now.A flight attendant has revealed that the water used for coffee can contain dangerous E.coli bacteria, reports the Daily ......

 2018-01-15 18:11 

New Zealand Herald

Cranberries singer dies in hotel aged 46...

The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly at a hotel aged 46, her publicist has confirmed. The Irish rock star, who has recently been performing with a band called D.A.R.K, was staying ......

 2018-01-15 18:05 

New Zealand Herald

Nadine Higgins: Filming crashes for internet notoriety is sick...

Lots of things on social media make me go "ick".Gratuitous selfies, fishing for compliments, oversharing, shameless undisclosed plugging of products you didn't pay for - but this latest example of the ......

 2018-01-15 17:58 

New Zealand Herald

Revealed: Auckland's worst-graded eateries...

Twenty-five Auckland eateries have been given a D or E grade food grade rating.Auckland Council has released a list of eateries with poor ratings. The reasons for the ratings include poor pest control ......

 2018-01-15 17:38 

New Zealand Herald

Republican senator compares Trump to Stalin...

By Amber Phillips of the Washington Post A sitting US senator plans to give a speech this week comparing the president of his own party to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. That in itself is remarkable."It ......

 2018-01-15 17:26 

New Zealand Herald

Aziz Ansari responds to sexual misconduct claims...

Master of None star Aziz Ansari has denied a woman's claims of sexual misconduct while they were on a date, saying that the encounter was completely consensual "by all indications" he had at the time.According ......

 2018-01-15 17:20 

New Zealand Herald

Stokes charged with affray after nightclub incident...

Ben Stokes has said he is keen to clear his name after being charged with affray.Britain's Crown Prosecution Service announced today the England allrounder had been charged following an incident outside ......

 2018-01-15 17:15 

New Zealand Herald

Canada buying Canterbury farm for $17.7m...

Canada's Public Sector Pension Investment Board, or PSP Investments, got a green light to buy a medium-sized dairy farm and a neighbouring dairy support block in Canterbury for $17.7 million just ahead ......

 2018-01-15 17:14 

New Zealand Herald

$1.3m in ACC claims for rodeo injuries in 5 years...

Rodeo-related injuries have cost $1.3 million in ACC claims over five years.The cost has been labelled as totally unacceptable by Animal Justice League spokesman Daniel Challenger.But New Zealand ......

 2018-01-15 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

Why your car company may know more about you than your spouse...

Daniel Dunn was about to sign a lease for a Honda Fit last year when a detail buried in the lengthy agreement caught his eye.Honda wanted to track the location of his vehicle, the contract stated - ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Lifeguard cops abuse: You're just the fun police, F-off'...

A volunteer lifeguard at one of Auckland's most treacherous beaches has spoken out after being abused by one beachgoer while he attempted to direct him to safety and asked by another to stay overtime ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Results today as NCEA rejig looms...

About 140,000 school students will find out todayhow well they have done in New Zealand's annual examination ritual - a rite of progress that may look completely different by the end of next year.Results ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Failed recycling boss guilty of $385k tax rort...

A former Ferrari-driving recycling boss whose taxpayer-funded companies collapsed causing more than $10m in losses has pleaded guilty to ripping off the taxman.In barely audible pleas yesterday at the ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Nightmares after 11 hours trapped in car...

Bronwen Jones often dies in her nightmares.She's trapped, upside down in her crumpled car, unable to move as the hours tick by.Anyone would think it's something out of a movie, but it's simply the ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Architect with wind in his sails...

Andy Anderson helmed the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron during last year's America's Cup while also heading one of Auckland's largest architectural firms, Jasmax. The 58-year-old backs the council's ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Behind the Uniform: Beauty and bravery combined...

The Herald is this week profiling some of our emergency service heroes who have hidden talents or other jobs. New Plymouth-based fire fighter Rachael Utumapu is as much at home in the hairdressing ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Te Arai: surf, native birds and remoteness...

Drive north, across the harbour bridge, past the big-box shopping malls, until you leave the last suburbs behind and you're driving past paddocks and bush. Leave SH1 at the shops and cafes and petrol ......

 2018-01-15 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Sideswipe: No safety, smoking first...

Martin's farewell stinks A reader writes: "Martin was the senior geography teacher at Melville High School in Hamilton in 1977 when he decided he wanted to go farming. He got a job on a large dairy ......

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