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The baby was found wrapped in a yellow plastic bag.

Watch: US police find baby abandoned inside plastic bag

The baby's parents still haven't been found.

Staff feared the injuries were non-accidental and alerted police.

Toddler taken to Starship Hospital with severe head injuries

A scene examination is being carried out at an Auckland address.

Watch: Many teachers say they have suffered injuries and abuse from working in ECE centres.

'Significant jump' in early childhood education complaints last year

Allegations included physical abuse, emotional harm - and head lice.

Matthew Tukaki and Andrew Becroft on The AM Show.

Call for moratorium on Oranga Tamariki's baby uplifts

No more children should be taken until a review is complete, says Matthew Tukaki.

Judith Collins and Kris Faafoi discuss the issue on The AM Show.

Children's Commissioner reviewing Oranga Tamariki's uplift policies

An attempted uplift has caused outrage.

Bernard Te Paa on The Hui.

Baby uplifts: Questions raised around patient rights and Treaty obligations

The Hawke's Bay District Health Board has come under scrutiny again this week.

Child Abuse

'Alone in a room with no support': Abuse survivor slams Royal Commission

The survivor was so uncomfortable she couldn't give key evidence in an interview.

Judith Collins and Kris Faafoi on The AM Show.

'Damned if you do and damned if you don't': MPs back Oranga Tamaraki

Think about the Delcelia Witikas and James Whakarurus who weren't rescued, says Judith Collins.

Watch: Grainne Moss spoke to The AM Show.

Tariana Turia calls for Oranga Tamariki CEO to resign

She's "very disappointed" in Grainne Moss' response to recent criticism.

Grainne Moss on The AM Show.

Oranga Tamariki claims uplift video doesn't show whole story

It's a "significant misrepresentation" of what happened, says boss Grainne Moss.

NZ Police helped the FBI catch a man in possession of a huge amount of child pornography.

Undercover NZ cops help FBI catch US paedophile

Hundreds of pornographic photos and videos of children were discovered.

Erika Murray

Dirty diapers, faeces and bottles with maggots: Babies found in horror squalor

"Those children had never seen the light of day."

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Noa: The Dutch teenager who died from the impact of sexual abuse and assault

The truth about Noa is just as uncomfortable.

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YouTube recommends videos of kids to paedophiles

NetSafe's CEO says the algorithm funnels those searching for sexual content towards family clips.

Watch Finance Minister Grant Robertson's full pre-Budget speech.

Budget 2019: What the Government's announced so far

Social development's been the big winner in pre-Budget announcements.

Jeni Haynes suffered horrific abuse at the hands of her father.

Woman created 2500 different personalities to survive abusive father

Her testimony in court convinced him to confess.

He's spent 51 years in prison.

New Zealand's longest-serving prisoner denied parole again

He's claimed to have assaulted as many as 500 boys.

Dr Ang Jury on The Am Show

Women's Refuge hails new Budget as historic first

The Government has finally realised that the problem actually costs money to address.

Children's health expert Dr Julie Bhosale on whether it's safe to raise a child vegan.

Opinion: Stop labelling neglectful parents as 'vegan'

Omnivores are just as capable of starving their children, writes Jai Breitnauer.

Ngahiwi Tomoana and Matthew Tukaki talk to The Hui's Mihi Forbes.

'Not one more baby': Māori leaders call for change at Oranga Tamariki

Some are challenging the approach Oranga Tamariki is taking in the removal of babies from maternity wards.