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One killed, two injured in Waikato crash

SunLive - ‎3 hours ago‎
One person has died and two people are in a serious condition following a crash in the Waikato. Emergency services were called to the scene in Mangateparu, north of Morrinsville, at 5.52am.
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Australia's citizenship plan 'slap in the face' for NZers

Radio New Zealand - ‎2 hours ago‎
The government should get Australia to sort out the "mess" over new citizenship rules that appear to go back on last year's agreement on New Zealanders, advocates say.
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Joseph Parker to fight Razvan Cojanu in place of Hughie Fury

Stuff.co.nz - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Razvan Cojanu has arrived in New Zealand less than two weeks out from his fight with Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker. Cojanu is an 11th hour replacement for Hughie Fury, who pulled out of the May 6 WBO world heavyweight title fight over the weekend.
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7.1 earthquake rocks Chile, coastal regions evacuated

New Zealand Herald - ‎Apr 24, 2017‎
A strong 7.1 magnitude earthquake has struck off the west coast of Chile near the capital Santiago, the US Geological Survey says.
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Marine Le Pen Gets a Lift From an Unlikely Source: The Far Left

New York Times - ‎21 minutes ago‎
The far-left presidential candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon at a rally in Le Havre, France, last month. Since placing a strong fourth in the election on Sunday, he has refused to endorse the centrist former economy minister Emmanuel Macron in his runoff ...
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What Is So Special About Trump's First 100 Days?

Voice of America - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Donald Trump was sworn-in as president of the United States three months ago -- on January 20, 2017. On Saturday, April 29, reporters, the general public, and Trump himself will mark his first 100 days in office.
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Arkansas conducts nation's 1st double execution since 2000

New Zealand Herald - ‎9 hours ago‎
VARNER, Ark. (AP) " After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days " including two in one night.

Top source countries for migrant workers are not Asian

New Zealand Herald - ‎11 hours ago‎
A rise in work visas has been the driving force behind record immigration numbers but the main source countries are not from Asia.

NZ spied on Japan to help US - NSA document

Radio New Zealand - ‎4 hours ago‎
New Zealand spied on Japan to help the United States at an international whaling meeting in 2007, according to a classified National Security Agency document.

Bright light seen shooting across the New Zealand night sky

The Nelson Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
When Stephen Moore installed a dashcam in his vehicle, it wasn't to capture footage of UFOs. But that's exactly what happened when his son witnessed a bright light shoot across the Wellington sky shortly before 8pm on Tuesday.
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Anzac Day is our day - RSA tells protesters 'not on our Cenotaphs'

Newshub - ‎1 hour ago‎
RSA national president Barry Clark says anti-war protesters are not welcome on Anzac Day. Mr Clark told The AM Show he is "very annoyed" after peaceful anti-war protesters held a banner reading "Lest We Remember: No NZ support of war" at the Dawn ...

The expensive mistakes made by NZ's amateur landlords

Stuff.co.nz - ‎2 hours ago‎
There are in the region of 130,000 landlords in New Zealand, the majority of who have only one rental. Figures obtained in 2015 from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment showed just over 104,000 landlords had just one rental, and just ...
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Air New Zealand tops corporate reputation table both sides of ditch

New Zealand Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Air New Zealand has beaten its Aussie rivals to have the best corporate reputation on both sides of the Tasman. The latest corporate reputation index from market researchers AMR placed Air New Zealand at the top of the NZ list for the second year in a ...

Rents and road works play havoc with some Christchurch hospitality businesses

Stuff.co.nz - ‎5 hours ago‎
Tanya Kiyanova, manager of the Dirty Apron cafe, talks about the financial pressures of running a cafe in central Christchurch post-quake.

Air NZ serves airline food in London pop-up restaurant

New Zealand Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Kiwi chef and restaurateur Peter Gordon devised the menu of Air New Zealand in-flight meals on offer at the London pop-up restaurant.
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Brit behind Titanium Stresser DDoS malware sent to chokey

The Register - ‎6 hours ago‎
A Hertfordshire man has been jailed for two years after netting nearly £400,000 from the malware he wrote as a 15-year-old student.

This $166800 diamond-studded car key can unlock your Ferrari

Taranaki Daily News - ‎57 minutes ago‎
This is the Senturion diamond-encrusted wearable technology bracelet, which can be synced with your car to lock or unlock it and even start it up.

Still something special about last-blast HSV Clubsport R8 LSA

Stuff.co.nz - ‎2 hours ago‎
With production of the Holden donor car that has formed the basis of most HSV models for 30 years scheduled to cease on October 20, the end is in sight for this particular iteration of Aussie muscle car.

Survivor NZ: Ex-army survivalist without fear about being on Survivor NZ

Stuff.co.nz - ‎18 minutes ago‎
An Auckland mum and a former Cleo Bachelor of the Year contestant are the first named four of the 16 contestants for the TV2 show, which airs on Sunday May 7. Without shelter and with barely any food, Survivor aims to push its contestants to their limits.
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Parent vloggers issue formal apology following horrifying prank videos on their kids

The Daily Dot - ‎4 hours ago‎
DaddyOFive is allegedly turning over a new leaf. The Martin family released another apology video over the weekend. The YouTube family vlog and prank channel, helmed by Mike and Heather Martin of Damascus, Maryland, earned the ire of the internet for ...
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Saxophonist Kenny G treats Delta passengers to an impromptu performance during a flight from Florida to LA

New Zealand Herald - ‎31 minutes ago‎
Saxophonist Kenny G treated his fellow passengers to an impromptu jazz medley on a California-bound flight. The unusual in-flight entertainment was offered to passengers on a Saturday flight from Tampa, Florida to Los Angeles, Yahoo reported.
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Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin given overhaul by stylist

Clarence Valley Daily Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
A CELEBRITY stylist was brought in to overhaul the Irwins and bring their looks "into the 21st century". Sydney Confidential can reveal people close to Bindi during her appearance on the US Dancing With The Stars encouraged a style transformation.
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NZ Warriors beaten by clinical Melbourne Storm team in Anzac Day clash

Stuff.co.nz - ‎11 hours ago‎
Simon Mannering once again had an immense work rate for the Warriors on Tuesday night. Two tries from David Fusitu'a wasn't enough to give the Warriors a win over the Storm in Melbourne on Anzac Day.

Fans take to social media after Penrith boss Phil Gould suggests girls don't like footy

NEWS.com.au - ‎2 hours ago‎
CHANNEL Nine commentator and Panthers General Manager Phil Gould has caused a social media storm after taking a dig at female fans.
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Campbell eager to tackle Whangarei

SunLive - ‎1 hour ago‎
Tauranga's Phil Campbell is eager to get underway when the second round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship, the International Rally of Whangarei, gets underway this Friday.
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Balloon goes up to where the cosmic rays are

Otago Daily Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cheers of joy could be heard across the tarmac at Wanaka Airport yesterday morning as Nasa's stadium sized balloon left Earth on a possible 100-day journey around the southern hemisphere.
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6 fun facts about penguins on Penguin Day

New York Daily News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Everyone loves penguins. They have a cute waddle, wear tuxedos, are fierce (remember the NatGeo Wild “homewrecker” penguin?), and are excellent tap dancers.
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Dog family tree reveals hidden history of canine diversity

Nature.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
Genetic map showing how dog breeds are related provides a wealth of information about their origins. Erin Ross. 25 April 2017. Article tools.
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Monster 7.5m shark washes up off coast

Newshub - ‎2 hours ago‎
A giant 7.5-metre-long shark has been discovered floating upside down off the Cornish coast in the UK - and scientists are keen to get closer to the massive beast.
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'Stealthing' is the alarming new sex trend where men remove condoms during sex without consent

New Zealand Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Stealthing is when a man removes the condom during sex without their partner's consent. Photo / 123RF. An alarming new study released this week explores a practice called stealthing - where men remove condoms during sex without their partner's consent ...

My Food Bag launches Fresh Start with Nadia

Voxy - ‎3 hours ago‎
Fresh Start with Nadia is the brand-new product range from My Food Bag designed specifically for people who want to lose and manage their weight.

Mum shocked by woman changing baby's nappy on cafe table

The Southland Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
A woman was shocked recently to see a mum changing her baby's nappy at the next table in an art gallery cafe. She took to the Mumsnet parenting forum to ask if her horror at the situation was warranted.
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Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow

New Zealand Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON (AP) " Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies " and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work.
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