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8 October 2017 7:08 AM Bathurst 1000 2017: McLaughlin’s Bathurst dreams dashed again

Kangaroos. Flying rocks. Plastic bags. Drivers have had their Bathurst 1000 campaigns ended in unusual ways over the years. But even by Mount Panorama standards, this would have truly been a head scratcher. Four-time Bathurst champion Jamie Whincup dodged a potential penalty in Sunday’s 161-lap classic over possession of a humble squeegee. Eyebrows were raised 7

8 October 2017 3:33 AM Las Vegas Shooting: At a Loss on Motive, F.B.I. Turns to Billboards for Leads

Undersheriff McMahill said on Friday, “we have no credible information to report to you, as to motivation.” “We have looked at everything, literally, to include the suspect’s personal life, any political affiliation, his social behaviors, the economic situation, and any potential radicalization that so many have claimed,” he said. “We’re also aware 56

4 October 2017 5:04 PM America's gun culture in 10 charts

The worst mass shooting in the United States has once again raised questions about gun ownership and whether there should be tougher controls. About 40% of Americans say they own a gun or live in a household with one, according to a 2017 survey, and the rate of murder or manslaughter by firearm is the highest in the developed world. There were more than 11,000 deaths 1

3 October 2017 1:47 PM Las Vegas shooting: Trump dubs killer 'sick and demented'

President Donald Trump has described the gunman who killed 59 people and injured 527 in Las Vegas on Sunday as "a sick man, a demented man". Speaking at the White House, he said he would look at gun laws "as times goes by" but he did not elaborate. Police are still trying to find out why Stephen Paddock, 64, opened fire on an open-air concert from the 32nd floor 4

12 September 2017 10:49 PM Rollie Heke denies attempted murder of police officers

A man facing three charges of attempted murder after allegedly shooting at police officers in Morrinsville has pleaded not guilty to all charges. Rollie James Heke, 37, appeared via audio visual link in the High Court at Rotorua this morning. Heke was arrested on August 25 at a home in the Kaingaroa Forest township, near Rotorua, ending a 12-day police 100

2 September 2017 8:00 AM Four fresh new looks for Bill English

TVNZ’s Mike Hosking was pilloried this week for asking Labour leader Jacinda Ardern what outfit she planned to wear at the big leaders’ debate. Today we set out to even the gender scales by shining a light on Prime Minister Bill English’s fashion sense, and how he could improve it. To that end, here are four outfits Bill could discuss when he is asked 17

13 August 2017 10:46 AM Japanese firm launches 'crotch charms' for women to be worn with bikinis

Fashion accessories coming with new trends are common but there are some weird fads which can leave people puzzled. Bikinis and swimsuits are available in several variations as top designers and brands are known for their beachwear collections. Now a Japanese firm has come up with a bizarre addition to bikinis, as it has launched something described 18

31 July 2017 2:52 AM Pressure on Govt to tighten firearms rules

The Police Association is calling for the Government to crack down on online firearms sales following the two fatal shootings in Northland last week by a man without a gun licence. Police Association president Chris Cahill urged politicians to re-look at the recommendations from the Law and Order Select Committee Inquiry into the illegal possession of firearms 9

9 June 2017 4:48 AM Customs arrests Canadian for $4.8m meth candles

Customs investigators have arrested a 36-year-old Canadian man this afternoon for 4.8 kilograms of methamphetamine found hidden inside a consignment of candles. On Tuesday (6 June 2017), Customs officers at the International Mail Centre intercepted a package of “home accessories” sent from Canada. Examination located approximately 4.8 kilograms of meth, worth 10

30 May 2017 9:28 PM Creator of Android unveils his vision of the ultimate smartphone

What do you really need out of a smartphone? Developer Andy Rubin — creator of the Android mobile operating system now owned by Google — has tried to answer that question with a new phone aimed at delivering the basics of a high-end smartphone in a simple package. The phone, called the Essential, made its debut Tuesday and was created by Rubin's company 15