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20 September 2017 5:46 AM Watch: Harrowing aftermath of crash outside Auckland school

Injured school pupils lay across the road, some crying in pain, after a car mowed down a group waiting at a bus stop outside an Auckland high school. Harrowing footage shows the injured children left scattered across the road lying where they were bowled on Wairau Rd on the North Shore before school this morning. Five pupils from Westlake Girls' and Boys'

20 September 2017 4:33 AM Election 2017 Live: National’s poll puts it at 43 to Labour’s 39

With three days to go, the election debate focused on infrastructure stresses in the midst of a jet fuel crisis, although officials said this afternoon the crisis was easing. Jacinda Ardern campaigned on homelessness and low wages in South Auckland and warned Bill English against using "fake news" in tonight's debate. Bill English spoke to lawyers in Auckland

20 September 2017 3:22 AM More flights cancelled in fuel crisis

Thirty-six flights have been cancelled today and 9000 Air New Zealand customers alone affected as the fuel crisis deepens. An Auckland Airport spokesperson said of the 36 cancelled flights, 23 were domestic and 13 were international. Some were heading to Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Vietnam, Fiji and Melbourne and operated by Air New Zealand, Qantas and Singapore

20 September 2017 2:54 AM Auckland Fuel Crisis Day 7 latest: Government group launched

As the Auckland fuel crisis continues into its seventh day, the government has formed an action group to ensure jet fuel supply into Auckland. Flights continue to be disrupted in Auckland following the rupture of a pipe between Marsden Point and a petrol company-owned Wiri storage depot. Airlines have been rationing fuel by 30% but this is expected to be lifted

20 September 2017 2:54 AM Refinery to Auckland pipeline outage update

Fuel customers of Refining New Zealand said they remained confident of maintaining ground fuel supplies into Auckland, supported by initiatives enabled by government. Refining New Zealand is continuing to work on repairing a section of the 170 kilometre long pipeline which connects the Refinery to Auckland International Airport via the Wiri Oil Services

20 September 2017 2:28 AM Jet fuel rations continue until next week

Fuel rationing at Auckland Airport will continue to next Thursday as airlines cancel flights and operate using about one third of their normal jet fuel supply. Airlines in Auckland will continue operating with limited fuel supplies as rationing is expected to continue through until next week. This rationing was proving effective and the fuel industry

20 September 2017 1:55 AM Seymour: 'I can't afford my own house in Auckland'

Act Party leader and Epsom MP David Seymour says he can't afford to buy his house in Auckland. Seymour told NZ Herald Focus' Tristram Clayton that the fact he can't afford to buy the house where he lives shows how deep the housing crisis is in Auckland. Seymour earns about $190,000 a year as an MP (plus benefits) and was questioned by Clayton about his previous

20 September 2017 12:31 AM Car hits five students at Auckland school

A car has struck five students outside Westlake Girls' High School on Auckland's North Shore, leaving one with life-threatening injuries. An Auckland teen has been left with life-threatening injuries after a car ploughed through five students outside a North Shore high school as classmates looked on. Emergency services were called to the crash outside

20 September 2017 12:06 AM New Zealand jet fuel rationing to run for days; disrupts air travel

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - A jet fuel shortage debacle disrupting thousands of travellers in New Zealand's largest city, Auckland, would likely last for eight more days, an oil industry spokesman said on Wednesday (Sep 20). The shortage has caused widespread disruption to air travel since the weekend, and comes only days before Saturday's national election

19 September 2017 11:15 PM Unique UFO home sells

The flying saucer-shaped home in Park Rd, Warrington, was listed on Trade Me on September 4. That listing had since generated almost 50,000 views, resulting in the home selling by Monday. The home was owned in trust by Christchurch woman Juanita Clearwater and her family. She had bought the rare Futuro one-bedroom, one-bathroom house from previous owner