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22 September 2017 5:35 AM New Zealand back Israel Dagg sidelined for season

Israel Dagg will miss the rest of the season because of injury, although the All Black has been told his knee will not require surgery. The utility back missed several weeks of the Super Rugby season, and has played in just one Rugby Championship game for New Zealand. The All Blacks issued a statement on their Twitter account, which reads: "Izzy Dagg will rest and rehab 3

21 September 2017 2:20 PM Nicole Kidman wows in sexy, corset-inspired black dress

The actress, who picked up her first Emmy on Sunday for her lauded "Big Little Lies" role, stepped out on Wednesday night for Big Little Night. The event honored Kidman for shining a light on domestic violence with her performance and was thrown by Futures Without Violence, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that combats violence against women. Kidman wowed

21 September 2017 3:02 AM It's Not Even Summer And Experts Are Worried About Australia's Heatwaves

Heatwaves in Australia are getting hotter, longer, more frequent - and have led to increased ambulance calls, emergency visits, illnesses, and deaths. Researchers from Doctors for the Environment Australia are saying doctors need to educate at-risk patients, hospitals must be better prepared, and that Australia needs to develop a national heatwave plan. Fears

20 September 2017 6:00 AM Pair sought in search for missing man

Stephen Lowe disappeared from his Portsmouth Dr workplace about 10am on Friday. His black BMW car was found by a member of the public in the Catlins Conservation Park area on Tuesday morning. Senior Sergeant Cynthia Fairley said on Wednesday evening that police would like to hear from "Mike and Talia" who had been tramping in the area over the weekend 2

19 September 2017 7:14 AM Hawke's Bay locals rally against water conservation

Hawke's Bay locals are taking a stand against a proposed Water Conservation Order. Hundreds will rally from Napier and Hastings to Clive on Tuesday to reject an application lodged by environmental groups to put water restrictions on two of its largest rivers. Water rally spokesman Jerif van Beek says the move would cripple jobs and diminish their way of life. "The general 3

18 September 2017 10:19 PM Police find missing Dunedin man's car

Detective Sergeant Nik Leigh said a police search and rescue operation was now underway after Mr Lowe's car was found. Det Sgt Leigh was not keen to reveal where the car was found apart from saying it is in coastal Otago. The search and rescue team was searching the area where the car was found. Earlier, police said Mr Lowe could be as far as 400km away from his Portsmouth 1

17 September 2017 5:07 PM Dunedin man missing since ‘popping out for two minutes’ on Friday

Detective Sergeant Nik Leigh said police had "grave concerns for his wellbeing" after he had been missing for three days. Liz Carroll-Lowe said her husband’s disappearance had come as a "total shock", as the pair had just returned from a 13-day holiday in Te Anau. "It was the best holiday in our lives. He only got back to work on Thursday. And this happened 4

17 September 2017 10:33 AM Bond set to become England’s bowling coach

Former New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond is set to be confirmed as England’s bowling coach for the Ashes series in Australia later his year. According to a report in the Daily Mail, Bond is set replace Ottis Gibson who vacated his position to become head coach of South Africa. Bond will join up with the England squad ahead of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane 3

17 September 2017 8:51 AM Rider critically injured in Tauranga

A motorcyclist is in critical condition in Tauranga Hospital following a crash on State Highway 36/Takitimu Drive. Emergency services were called to the crash at the intersection commonly known as ‘the Crossing' at about 7pm. Senior Sergeant Phil Gillbanks says the male motorcyclist, who was driving a black, Japanese road bike, was taken to Tauranga 1

17 September 2017 8:51 AM Serious crash on SH 36, Tauranga

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a serious crash, at the intersection commonly known as ‘the Crossing', on State Highway 36/Takitimu Drive, Tauranga. The male motorcyclist, who was driving a black, Japanese road bike, has been taken to Tauranga Hospital in a critical condition. Police are working to establish his identity and want to speak 4