Trials of medical cannabis start in New South Wales this week after being approved by Premier Mike Baird.
A man has been airlifted to hospital after hurting his back sliding down sand dunes at a West Auckland beach today.
A 36-year-old south Auckland steelworker has been arrested over a homicide from the early hours of this morning.
Former heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali has been admitted to a US hospital after developing a mild case of pneumonia.
It'll be a challenge of epic proportions as 27 young Wellington surf life guards aim to paddle across Lake Taupo.
Prepare to share a little bit more, Auckland. Slow-speed streets where pedestrians have the right of way have become a feature of the central city and more streets could become more pedestrian-friendly.
Visitors to a popular Invercargill beach are being urged to treat it with care and preserve it for future generations.
North Korea will come under scrutiny tomorrow at the UN Security Council in the first-ever meeting on its dismal rights record, amid calls for Pyongyang to be referred to the International Criminal Court.
A Cairns mother has been charged with murder over the deaths of eight children, including seven of her own.