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Newshub runs away to join Cirque du Soleil

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Aziz Al-Sa'afin set out to see what it takes to make it to the big top.

Cyclone Oma could be on its way to New Zealand, but either way, temperatures are set to drop this weekend and early next week.

'Severe rain' to hammer NZ as Cyclone Oma sweeps past

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It may not be hitting us directly, but we'll still feel the cyclone's wintry effects as it comes close.

Watch: Footage of the brawl was posted to Facebook.

Watch: Teen brandishes machete in Auckland school brawl

Two 17-year-olds have since been arrested on assault charges.

Malcolm Rewa had to backtrack in court after the Crown caught him out.

Rewa's 'hallmark' style of sexual assault points to his guilt - Crown

He's on trial for the murder of Susan Burdett for the third time.


Watch: Cyclist riding dangerously on Auckland motorway shocks bus passengers

Vehicles had to swerve out of the way to avoid hitting the man.

Watch: Elton John stars in 'incredible' Christmas ad for John Lewis.

More Elton John tickets on sale today

The last tickets sold out in minutes.

You don't bring in millions by being stingy with the tickets.

Revealed: How much Auckland Transport takes in parking fines

You don't bring in millions by being stingy with the tickets.


Auckland Council pulls out of funding Santa Parade

The parade will lose $45,000.

The incoming car was captured by a dashcam.

Watch: Dashcam footage captures near miss

The owner of the car who captured the footage says he sees this "far too often."

Witnesses to a road rage incident say it started as a racist attack.

Man charged over 'racist' road rage incident in Manurewa

Shocking footage showed a driver ploughing into a bystander before crashing.

Watch: Dog holds up traffic in Auckland's Waterview Tunnel

Auckland traffic chaos after crash on SH20

One lane near the Waterview Tunnel is blocked.

TORONTO, ON - NOVEMBER, 19   Peterson speaks.
At the University of Toronto (UofT) professors debated controversial prof Jordan Peterson over gender-specific language.  It was a quiet crowd of students and academics with no protests or outbursts.        (Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

The subtle art of not caring about Jordan B Peterson

Danyl Mclauchlan writes about the 'ersatz enlightenment' of Jordan Peterson, who opens his New Zealand speaking tour with tonight’s sold-out event in Auckland.

Auckland Constable Lana Crichton has been dubbed the "hot cop" by international media.

NZ Police 'disappointed' as 'hot cop' goes viral for her looks

Constable Lana Crichton has made international headlines for her appearance.

An Auckland couple were shocked to find a camera hidden in a house they rented for their bridal party.

Auckland couple disgusted by hidden camera in wedding night rental

Shannell Fitzpatrick says the whole day was "a disaster" after the discovery.


'Nobody responds': Mangere Bridge resident's plea to stop boy racers, drunken parties

It comes days after a shock shooting in the area.


Salvation Army launches ethical shopping van

The charity is trying to beat mobile traders at their own game.

Watch; Ozzy Osbourne amazed his fans are still sticking with him.

Ozzy Osbourne cancels NZ tour due to pneumonia scare

Doctors have advised he stays home.


Firefighters battle large blaze in Auckland

An ambulance is also rushing to the scene.


Plunket attacks peace group's credibility over opposing fake bomb comments

It follows the now-infamous Jordan Peterson interview with Sean Plunket last week.

Lemauga Lydia Sosene, Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board chair, spoke to The AM Show about issues in the suburb.

More can be done to make Mangere Bridge safer - Phil Goff

It follows two people being injured in a shooting in the Auckland suburb on Sunday.