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Comment: Trump's last coronavirus excuse crumbles

3 hours 2 min ago
COMMENT Donald Trump appears to have given up on containing the coronavirus. There is no other way to interpret his behaviour this week. Infections are currently spiking sharply across much of the ...

All Blacks legends seeking to make sports history

3 hours 5 min ago
By Liam Heagney and Josh Raisey of RugbyPass. After Major League Rugby officials revealed the success of an expansion bid from Kanaloa Hawaii to join the league for the 2021 season, it has since emerged ...

'Gone sour': Royal favourite reveals how Meghan changed Harry

3 hours 7 min ago
A photographer who has covered the royal family for generations has revealed that Prince Harry's relationship with the media went "completely sour" after Meghan Markle came on the scene and claimed she ...

Ghislaine Maxwell denies charges, seeks bail

3 hours 16 min ago
By RNZ Ghislaine Maxwell, the longtime associate of late financier Jeffrey Epstein, on Friday (US time) forcefully denied charges she lured underage girls for him to sexually abuse and said she deserves ...

Portuguese police 'launch search' for Madeleine McCann's body

4 hours 44 min ago
Portuguese police have reportedly launched a search for Madeleine McCann's body in the Algarve. The search has begun after authorities found "fundamental evidence" they say is linked to Christian Brueckner ...

Isolation runaway case: 'I told him not to do it' - daughter

6 hours 49 min ago
A Queenstown woman says she warned the man who fled a Hamilton isolation hotel to visit a liquor store not to do it. That man, Martin James McVicar, 52, has been remanded in custody after appearing before ...

'Out of control': WHO chief warns coronavirus cases are 'accelerating'

7 hours 35 min ago
New cases of Covid-19 are "accelerating" out of control across most of the world, the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the total number of cases ...

The lawyer, the builder and the secret backyard cannabis crop

7 hours 48 min ago
New Zealand's early history of cannabis prohibition was much on my mind as I set about disobeying its contemporary descendent. My partner and I live in a small home — once a bach, built in the 1940s ...

'Disgraceful': NRL legend slams Bunker call in Warriors loss

7 hours 52 min ago
The Gold Coast Titans have won a rare home game after a gutsy 16-12 win over the New Zealand Warriors. But it didn't come without controversy as fans erupted over a disallowed try just before halftime ...

New cases spike in Australia, Govt halves number of citizens allowed to return home

7 hours 58 min ago
The Australian government will halve the number of citizens allowed to return home from overseas every week to take pressure off the country's quarantine system as it struggles to contain an escalating ...

An electronic bracelet for everyone in managed isolation?

8 hours 4 min ago
Health Minister Chris Hipkins is not ruling out the use of electronic bracelets for those in managed isolation after a third person allegedly escaped in the space of six days. The Government is tightening ...

Steven Joyce: Could Govt have done more to save Tiwai Pt?

8 hours 5 min ago
COMMENT: It didn't even take 24 hours. The great and the good living comfortably in Auckland and Wellington have started lining up to pronounce that the closure of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter ...

'My childhood was taken away' - the trail of sex abuse left by top church leaders

8 hours 7 min ago
Jim Williams was a man of God aged 25 when Joanne Ridge says he pulled her close, thrust his tongue into her mouth and put his hands inside her top. She was 12. "He was fondling my breasts and I didn't ...

Settled weekend for most, with late dusting of snow

8 hours 7 min ago
STAY IN THE KNOW. SIGN UP TO OUR DAILY NEWSLETTERS HERE. A week of cold, wet and windy weather is making way for a settled weekend for most of the country, with a dusting of snow to follow for skifields ...

Auckland mayor's $13m threat to Team NZ

8 hours 8 min ago
Auckland mayor Phil Goff has asked his council to investigate moving Team NZ out of the Viaduct Events Centre before their lease expires, after ratepayers have already forked out $13.7 million to rent ...

Why did Todd Muller not say he knew Michael Woodhouse had patient data?

8 hours 16 min ago
National's crisis over the leak of Covid-19 patient details deepened yesterday when senior frontbench MP Michael Woodhouse admitted he was involved. The Government has criticised National's handling ...

The housing market change first-home buyers are begging for

8 hours 23 min ago
Young couples say a Government grant designed to help first-home buyers save enough money for a mortgage deposit is out of touch with sky-high house prices. Under the First Home Grant, couples can get ...

Revealed: What's really damaging your kids' teeth

8 hours 28 min ago
A child who brushes their teeth after every meal and doesn't consume a lot of sugar might still get rotten teeth. But why? For decades this has baffled parents who thought they were doing all they could ...

Auckland's oldest restaurant Tony's steakhouse faces closure

8 hours 36 min ago
When Tony's restaurant opened in 1963, Keith Holyoake was New Zealand's prime minister, Martin Luther King Jr delivered his "I have a dream" speech and John F Kennedy was America's president - but was ...

Covid's grim toll: NZ approaches unwanted milestone

8 hours 46 min ago
Zoltan Buday found out he was losing his job while he was watching the 6pm news. The news report in early April confirmed that SkyCity Casino, where he worked as a dealer, was cutting 200 jobs and planning ...