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Woman shot in the foot 3 hours ago

A woman was shot in the foot in the Auckland suburb of Kingsland early on Sunday morning.

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Uncovering the forgotten world of Chinese-owned fruit shops

Many of the shops have now closed and been replaced by supermarkets.

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Pedestrian hit by car in Auckland

Part of the road has been blocked by police.

McDonald's franchisee Prakash Hira says he's fed up.

Shop owners share Queen St horror stories

Some are calling police twice a week and staff are scared to walk home.

Auckland's Kings Arms open's its doors for the final time.

Final show for iconic music venue Kings Arms

Fans are devastated at its closure.

"We know we can walk in here and not be judged."

Homeless find place among the bees in downtown Auckland

Griffiths Gardens began as a "social sculpture", but have become a refuge.

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Watch as cheeky Auckland driver gets instant karma

That's what you get for trying to push in front.

Efeso Collins wants Auckland Council to lobby the Government on a fireworks ban.

Councillors push for NZ-wide fireworks ban

"Fireworks [are] going off at all sorts of times of the evening."

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SPCA seeking information following pet shootings

A dog and cat have been seriously injured in separate incidents.

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Dramatic video shows Auckland bus plough through trees into car

CCTV captured the moment.

Ministry of Justice figures suggest 30 people died as a result of synthetic drug use in the past nine months.

Bill calls for tougher penalties for synthetics suppliers

New figures suggest 30 people died after synthetic drug use in the past nine months.

Grant Robertson's Pride set at Golden Dawn 'brought the party', says Matt Crawley.

Grant Robertson's Pride set at Golden Dawn revealed

The Finance Minister played an eclectic mix of indie darlings, pop classics and Kiwi hits.

Security footage captured the moment a man stole a pot plant from outside a couple's front door.

Pot plant thief caught on camera

An Auckland couple is astonished at the man's bizarre crime.

The ultra-fast broadband outage has now been resolved.

Slingshot's ultra-fast broadband back up after Auckland outage

A spokesperson said a glitch during standard maintenance caused the issue.

Age defying technology and free power are some of the futuristic predictions that came out of the Digital Nations conference.

The first person to live for 500 years has already been born

Defying age and creating free energy are some new predictions.

Lawyers acting on behalf of Andrew Porteous and his family have filed a civil lawsuit in the High Court at Auckland.

Auckland man loses cancer battle as insurance fight heats up

The 34yo was diagnosed two months after losing his job.

The well-known tree outside Auckland Art Gallery will be removed this weekend.

Iconic Auckland trees to be felled after fatal disease found

The elm outside Auckland Art Gallery will be removed this weekend.

Three men robbed a bowling alley in Massey at gunpoint in January.

Police investigating violent bowling alley robbery

Footage has been released of the aggravated incident at Westgate Shopping Centre, Massey.

With 42 tracks off limits due to kauri dieback, here are some alternatives.

Best Auckland tracks that aren't in the Waitākere Ranges

With 42 tracks off limits due to kauri dieback, here are some alternatives.

A swan has held up commuter traffic in Auckland before it was ushered to the side of the road by police.

Auckland traffic stopped by swan

The bird has now been cleared from the Northern Motorway.