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1 November 2017 11:11 PM Peter Carroll sentenced to life in prison for murder of Marcus Tucker

There were tears from the family of Mr Tucker at the sentencing of his killer in the Christchurch High Court on Thursday. Several members of Mr Tucker's family read out emotional victim impact statements to the court describing their grief and heartache since finding the 36-year-old had been killed. His mother, Robin Tucker, stood by Mr Tucker's sister 29

1 November 2017 5:46 PM Buy a Sub and Drink & Fight Hunger Friday, November 3rd

Friday, is World Sandwich Day and Living Oklahoma talks with Lanette Kovachi, RDN, Global Dietitian for Subway® fighting hunger which impacts 41 million people across the country, including nearly 13 million children. That is why Subwayis joining forces with Feeding America on Friday, Nov. 3rd. More than 40,000 Subway restaurants in more than 60 countries 30

1 November 2017 3:49 PM New York truck attacker planned for weeks and carried out rampage in the name of ISIS, officials say

NEW YORK — Investigators probing the background of the 29-year-old man they say mowed down pedestrians and cyclists on a Manhattan bike path believe he was a lone wolf who became “radicalized domestically” while living in the United States, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo (D) said Wednesday. Officials say the suspected attacker, Sayfullo Saipov, was influenced 3

1 November 2017 3:14 PM Five old friends from Argentina reunited in New York. They died together in a terrorist attack

The childhood friends from Argentina had been planning the trip to New York City for years. The men all hailed from Rosario, Argentina’s third largest city, about 3½ hours northwest of Buenos Aires. As teenagers, they had bonded in the halls and classrooms of the Instituto Politécnico, a technical high school in Rosario, and graduated together from there

1 November 2017 2:48 PM New York truck attack: Victims were visiting with loved ones

Eight people were killed in New York on Tuesday when a man drove a truck onto a cycle path in Lower Manhattan. Not all the victims have been identified yet but the authorities have confirmed that five of them were tourists from Argentina and another was visiting from Belgium. The Belgian national was named on Wednesday as 31-year-old Ann-Laure Decadt 30

1 November 2017 12:49 PM Manus Island: New refugee sites not ready, says UN

Alternative accommodation for asylum seekers being held by Australia in Papua New Guinea (PNG) is not yet fit to live in, the UN refugee agency says. A senior official who visited the sites told Australia's ABC radio he found "major earthworks in progress". Australia has held asylum seekers who arrive by boat on both Manus Island (in PNG) and Nauru 29

1 November 2017 10:04 AM New York truck attack: What we know and don't know

On Tuesday afternoon local time, eight people were killed when a truck drove along a cycle path in Manhattan. It is the deadliest terror attack in the city since nearly 3,000 people were killed on 11 September 2001. A full picture is starting to emerge of what happened, and of everyone involved. This piece will be updated as we get more information 29

1 November 2017 6:40 AM Macdonald re-marries in Dunedin

Macdonald's ex-wife Anna Guy wasn't present, but said the ceremony was small and attended by Macdonald and Braas' seven children. Guy said she had met Braas briefly on one occasion "for about five minutes, that's it". Blokdyke said she found out about it when her daughter phoned her two days after it happened. "All her brothers and sisters were at my birthday 22

1 November 2017 5:12 AM Man jailed for child sex abuse material collection

An examination showed Alhisaynawi's computer and storage equipment contained 222,704 images and 10,340 movies of child sexual abuse. Most involved preteen children including toddlers and babies. He also had a paedophile's handbook, several hundred images of computer-generated child sexual abuse, and pictures and movies of adult objectionable material 30

1 November 2017 3:23 AM “Vietnam Day 2017” held in New Zealand

Wellington (VNA) – The Vietnamese Students’ Association in Victoria University of Wellington recently held the “Vietnam Day 2017” in New Zealand’s capital city of Wellington. This year, the event was organised outdoor for the first time at the Cuba Street in the centre of Wellington, with the theme “V-District: A Step to Vietnam”. It featured performances 24