Two crashes have brought traffic to a standstill in both directions on Auckland's northern motorway.
Prime Minister John Key says the ceasefire in Syria is still holding, despite a weekend of heavy bombing and fighting in Aleppo.
Police have charged 23-year-old Bodi McKee with the murder of a man who died in a south Auckland shooting on Saturday.
Search teams are preparing for another day looking for 19yo Lucas Cochrane, who's missing in Whitianga.
Grand Designs NZ has made a grand return to our screens and we have exclusive photos from inside the stunning cliff-top Auckland home.
Construction has started on a special penguin underpass in the South Island's Oamaru, hoping to protest the town's feathered friends from road traffic.
The manufacturer of Nurofen, Reckitt Benckiser, is facing 10 charges for allegedly misleading New Zealand consumers over its painkillers.
A union rep has claimed National MP Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi likened Indian students to faulty fridges from China, during a radio interview.
A boxing expert says the sport shouldn't be used for fundraising or entertainment.
Charlie Faumuina is used to flying under the radar, but the All Blacks prop has come into an unusual amount of attention on the streets of Buenos Aires.
Southampton record their fourth successive victory in all competitions and increase the concerns of home supporters about their dismal record at their new stadium.
New Zealand will go into the final day of the first Test against India requiring a dogged batting effort to save the game.