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Govt's oil and gas ban could cost NZ $8 billion 3 hours ago

But the bill is progressing anyway.

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Auckland couple claims $7.2m Lotto prize after 11 days

"I was doing everything I could to just keep calm and get home."

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Victoria University votes in favour of name change

It's set to become the University of Wellington.

Watch: Stillbirth risk four times higher if pregnant women sleep on back - study.

Rotorua woman forced to give birth to stillborn child alone

A DHB is now investigating the "absolutely disgusting" incident.

Wanganui

Serial killer Hayden Poulter found dead in prison

He died less than a month after being recalled for breaching parole.

Footage shows the man jumping off the truck before fleeing the scene.

'Dumb and dangerous': Man caught dancing on Auckland fire truck

Footage shows the man jumping off the truck before fleeing the scene.

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Eric Watson ordered to pay $50m after court loss

The New Zealand business man "planned and orchestrated" the deceit, court says.

A number of children have been admitted to hospital after a plane flew low dropping an unknown substance on South End School, Carterton, New Zealand, Friday, September 21, 2018. Credit:SNPA / Ross Setford   **NO ARCHIVING**

Mystery vapour at Wairarapa school came from compost

A number of children got sick after inhaling sulphur.

New York architect Kai-Uwe Bergmann on The AM Show.

Floating homes: An answer to both climate change and the housing crisis?

As politicians bicker over efforts to stop rising sea levels, architects are already making contingency plans.

The dog had several small wounds consistent with bullet holes.

Tauranga man who shot dog in the rear sentenced

The dog suffered horrific injuries.

Climate Change Minister James Shaw says the details of the electric vehicle incentives are still being worked on.

Government promises 'decent' incentives for electric cars

Climate Change Minister James Shaw says the details are still being worked on.

Needles found in New Zealand strawberries could put growers' livelihoods in jeopardy.

Strawberry industry fears consumer backlash

Needles found in NZ strawberries could put growers' livelihoods in jeopardy.

Bowel Cancer NZ is calling on Kiwis to go meat-free for a week.

The alarming link between bowel cancer and eating red meat

Bowel Cancer NZ is calling on Kiwis to go meat-free for a week.

Wanganui

Canterbury and Otago brace for another blanket of snow

The cold front will head north later this week.

WINDSOR, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 19: Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex leave from the West Door of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England. (Photo by  Ben STANSALL - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

The secret patch Meghan Markle had sewn into her wedding dress

The secret patch Meghan Markle had sewn into her wedding dress

An exterior view of the cafe.

Car crashes into busy West Coast café

Forty people were inside.

AUT's Mount St building.

Students left traumatised after being trapped in lift

The 14 AUT students were stuck for two hours.

Watch: A 2017 report on the suit.

Givealittle launched to pay Rachel MacGregor's legal bills

Ms MacGregor is in a legal battle against former Conservative Party leader Colin Craig.

A teacher in front of students

Teachers excited by learning support proposal

"We want this to happen as quickly as possible so that we can get the support for children."

Mark Cropp on The Project.

'DEVAST8' tattoo man facing new charges

Mark Cropp's ink made headlines, but now it's his alleged actions getting him in the news.