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epa06686172 James Shaw Jr., hailed as a hero after he wrestled an assault rifle away from gunman at a Waffle House Restaurant, listens and wipes tears as he was praised during a press conference in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, 22 April 2018. Shaw said that he was simply trying to save himself and it worked out well for others. The gunman killed four and injured several others. He escaped and remains on the loose.  EPA/RICK MUSACCHIO

Hero who stopped Waffle House shooter explains how he did it

"I pulled it away and threw it over the bar."

Paula Bennett on The AM Show.

Paula Bennett reveals why she needed a gastric bypass

She's lost 30kg since getting weight loss surgery last year.

The gunman shot and killed two in the parking lot of the restaurant in Antioch, before entering and opening fire on patrons.

Hunt for nude gunman who killed 4 in Tennessee

The fugitive shot six people in a Waffle House before a patron snatched his gun.

Japan Power, which trades as Samurai Bowl was fined $70,000.

Christchurch restaurant run 'how it is in Japan' fined over breaches

Masakazu Takeuchi says he doesn't agree with New Zealand employment laws.

Most raw chicken is contaminated with Campylobacter.

How to cook the Campylobacter out of your chicken

Celebrity chef Annabelle White showed The Project her top tips to steer clear of food poisoning.

Matt Wilson and Freya Atkinson have been paying staff Good Fortune Coffee the living wage since it started in 2016.

Why these five small businesses pay their staff the living wage

For many, it's about attracting better staff.

Some teabags are made of plastic.

What's hidden in your cup of tea?

And yes ... you have been drinking it.

The truck driver and his dog are uninjured after colliding with a parked car.

200,000 chicken nuggets given to Salvation Army after crash

The battered treats were initially written off, but the story had a happy ending.

Alaina Marie Limpert, 25, admitted to cooking mac and cheese with THC for her husband, but says was unaware that he gave some to their daughter.

Woman charged with child abuse after daughter eats THC mac and cheese

She says she was unaware her two-year-old ate any of the dish.

Two of the world's worst pest species have combined into one super-pest.

Mutant hybrid pest species threatens world

Two of the world's worst pest species have combined into one super-pest

Shrimp fried rice.

Man's relatable response to theft of his lunch goes viral

The thief didn't even eat his lunch, instead throwing it out.

In February 2017, owner Mondelez International told the 350 staff of its plans to move production to Australia.

Cadbury factory makes its last chocolates

Workers at the site will clock off for the final time at midday.


The food that could prevent eczema

Study finds yoghurt could be the key to stopping not just eczema, but allergies too.

Brighton Cafe Dunedin is making 'Ginger Ed Men' for Ed Sheeran ahead of his concerts next week.

Dunedin cafe cooks Ed Sheeran inspired sweet treats

Another restaurant has a Sheeran pizza with added ginger hit.

Unilever said its 7300 staff in the United Kingdom will be unaffected.

Unilever quits London, says it's 'nothing to do with Brexit'

Unilever, Britain's third-biggest company, will scrap its London corporate headquarters.

Dimitri's Greek Food is relocating as Christchurch's container mall shuts down.

Iconic Christchurch vendor on the move as container mall shuts

The Re:Start precinct will give way to an $80m farmers' market.

The moment a group of disgruntled diners hit a waitress in the face was captured on video.

Waitress beaten by impatient customers in China

The diners were allegedly angry their food was slow to arrive.

Cauliflowers are now selling for $10 a head due to the turbulent weather of late 2017.

Cauliflowers selling for $10 each

A horticulture expert says the vegetable's growth has been halted by climate change.

Newshub accompanied Senior Environmental Health Officer Michelle Muller on an inspection of a fish and chip shop in Orewa.

Meet the filth inspector: The council staff keeping Auckland's restaurants clean

"I know people get frightened of seeing Environmental Health Officers"

A hot summer has led to a higher than usual number of stomach bug cases.

Hot summer sees surge in tummy bugs

There are significantly more cases than this time last year.