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Watch:  The Housing Minister defended the Government purchasing seven unsold KiwiBuild houses.

Twyford defends Government purchasing seven unsold houses

The Housing Minister also said he's 'giving thought' to a rent-to-buy programme.

Olivia Bezett

Young Auckland artist in shock after piece sells for $26k

"I still can't believe it, I got no sleep last night."

The pursuit began about 11:45pm on Monday.

Teens injured in horrific crash after Auckland police pursuit

They had been driving a stolen vehicle.

Conflict continues over the planned  kilometre-long pedestrian and cycle path.

Police warn against 'unlawful' Auckland Harbour Bridge protest march

Officers says they will have "no alternative but to take appropriate action".

Police car

Six people injured after car rolls in Auckland

Two people are in hospital after the crash on a busy Mt Wellington road.

Debra the Zebra has gone missing.

Debra the zebra stolen

"I looked across and thought something's not right here."

Police at the scene.

Teen woman charged with Mt Eden murder

His body was found early on Saturday morning.

Watch: Firefighter walks again after being attacked by auto-immune disease.

Why firefighters are heading up the Sky Tower this weekend

No, there isn't a fire.

Watch: Auckland woman mistakenly paid $12 million by Inland Revenue

Woman paid $12 million by IRD regains access to accounts

Taihia thought the $12 million was the $12,000 she was expecting.

He Puna Wairoa

Two deaths in one week at mental health facility

An investigation will be the unit’s second in three years.

Auckland

Person injured in Otara shooting incident has died

Police say a man suffered a gunshot wound.

Watch: Manukau DHB slammed for slow progress on rotting Middlemore Hospital buildings.

Few hospital patients' lives at risk - study

Fewer than 10 percent show up with a life-threatening condition, according to a new analysis.

Children were found to make up a large percentage of Auckland's homeless population on September 17 last year.

Close to a third of Auckland's homeless were children at count last year

The report, released today, showcases alarming figures.

Geoff Upson discusses the bump in the road.

Why this man has drawn a giant green penis on an Auckland road

"My intentions are not to upset anyone."

The incident caused a standstill on the motorway.

Man who fell from vehicle on Auckland motorway named

The incident brought the motorway to a standstill.

Savana Taihia says IRD has frozen her account after the payout.

Woman mistakenly paid $12 million by IRD

She says IRD has frozen her account after the payout.

Watch: Saturday's WeatherWatch update

Stormy weather brings gales and bitterly cold temperatures to NZ

A severe weather warning has been issued for Canterbury region.

Watch: Wave scooters were the second e-scooter provider to launch in Auckland.

New e-scooter rules a start, but more to be done - Blind Foundation

The scooters pose a safety hazard to people who cannot see them.

Train maintenance workers are on strike in Auckland.

Commuters facing delays as train workers strike

The workers claim they are paid less because they are from overseas.

Watch: Wave scooters were the second e-scooter provider to launch in Auckland.

Hot pink e-scooters to hit the streets

Will you be trying out a Flamingo?