07:42 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
New Zealand's most trusted people 2013
07:30 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
Sonny Waiti is due to reappear in Rotorua District Court charged with kidnapping Ana Eriepa after she was allegedly dragged behind a car in May.
06:21 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
The sister of convicted double murderer Mark Lundy is hoping his Privy Council appeal is successful and expects to find out by Christmas.
06:00 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
Sir John Kirwan is the most trusted New Zealander in 2013 according to a poll, but the most interesting rankings are lower down the list.
05:30 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
The snow has started arriving in the South Island and forecasters say it will get heavier during Thursday.
04:01 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
Labour leader David Shearer is backing Lianne Dalziel to win the Christchurch mayoralty and expects National to put up a fight for her seat in parliament.
04:01 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
United Future faces a daunting task gathering 500 membership forms it must produce before the Electoral Commission registers it as a political party.
04:00 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
A Hamilton burglar got the fright of his life when he discovered a body hanging in the darkened house he was creeping around in.
03:30 NZST Thu Jun 20 2013
Mark Lundy's lawyers chose not to challenge scientific evidence that helped convict him of a double murder because it was a tactical move, the Crown says.
20:43 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
Four people have been arrested after an attack in which one person lost the sight in an eye and another received a deep laceration in their scalp.
19:53 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
The Greens say the government's pokie machine reforms have the wrong focus and won't do anything to minimise the harm caused by gambling.
18:02 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
The Green's decision to dump the plan to print money hasn't stopped Prime Minister John Key scorning the party's economic policies.
17:50 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
Robert Greathead was sentenced to 100 hours of community work after his ship came close to hitting a container ship outside Napier.
17:19 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
The Electoral Commission has decided United Future must register as a new party but it's going to accept electronic membership forms which will save time.
16:49 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
The Employment Relations Authority has ordered a former prison tutor be paid $20,000 in lost wages and compensation after she lost her job.
16:09 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
A woman has been knocked out after she disturbed two intruders in her home in the Bay of Plenty.
16:02 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
Johnnie Lee Wiggins has been found guilty of murdering Prudence Hockley, a New Zealand-born woman, in Seattle in December 2011.
15:02 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
A burst of Antarctic air will hit New Zealand on Wednesday, bringing snow to low levels, freezing temperatures, heavy rain and hail.
14:03 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
A man suffering from health problems has been attacked and seriously injured in his Levin home.
13:03 NZST Wed Jun 19 2013
Christchurch Mayor Bob Parker says a mayoral contest with Labour MP Lianne Dalziel is good for the city.