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2 November 2017 4:48 PM Fore!Donald Trump’s agenda in Asia is a mystery

But he gets a little credit for showing up FOR those concerned about American neglect of Asia, it is an accomplishment of sorts that Donald Trump is coming to the region at all. A creature of habit, America’s president is uncomfortable spending nights away from his own bed. And now, with the first indictments in Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian 33

2 November 2017 3:23 AM Woman dies after Taranaki cliff plunge

A woman has died after a vehicle went off a cliff in south Taranaki. A woman has died in hospital after the vehicle she was in went off a cliff in south Taranaki. Emergency crews were called to the scene on Waitotara Valley Road early on Sunday morning. The 21-year-old passenger had been thrown from the vehicle after it veered off the road and down a steep 30

2 November 2017 12:01 AM No govt support for Auckland port expansion: Ardern

Nov. 2 (BusinessDesk) - Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has poured cold water on the Ports of Auckland's proposal to extend one of its wharves by 13 metres into Waitemata Harbour, just hours after the proposal was released. Speaking after her first official conversation as prime minister with the mayor of Auckland, former Labour Party leader Phil Goff, Ardern 27

1 November 2017 10:37 PM Applause as Marcus Tucker’s killer jailed for life

For smashing Marcus Luke Tucker to death with a metal steering lock and then burning his body, Peter John Carroll will serve at least 17 years of a life imprisonment term. The family of the murder victim burst into applause as the sentence was imposed. The murder in Christchurch’s meth-fuelled drug scene shocked for its casual cruelty and callousness 39

1 November 2017 4:02 PM A green park on top of a carpark (!) and other remarkable plans for the Auckland port

Ports of Auckland has released its brand new long-term plans. Simon Wilson is impressed, but also not impressed. The cars are moving off the finger wharves. Hallelujah. And instead of spreading over every inch of available wharf space, most of them will be contained in a remarkable, brand-new carpark building. With a green park on top. That’s the biggest 22

1 November 2017 3:53 AM Fatal crash in Oakleigh

Please attribute to Inspector Wayne Ewers, Road Policing Manager, Northland Police. Cordons on SH1 from this morning’s triple fatality crash will be lifted in the next 20 minutes. Police are working to clear the last of the debris from the road and anticipate the road will be reopened at approximately 4.20pm. We would like to thank all motorists for their 20

1 November 2017 3:53 AM Police warn motorists of 'notorious' stretch of road

Police are advising drivers to take "extreme care" on a dangerous stretch of road in Northland after a major crash left three people dead. Police say a vehicle crossed the centre-line and collided head-on with north-bound traffic in the Oakleigh area on State Highway 1, south of Whangarei. Two others were injured in the crash, with one man in a serious 21

1 November 2017 3:46 AM Tensions between Pacific rivals Tonga, Samoa rise with four fans arrested in Auckland

FOUR Tongan rugby league supporters have reportedly been arrested in Auckland as tensions between the Pacific island nation and rivals Samoa rise ahead of their RLWC blockbuster in the nearby city of Hamilton this Saturday. The Tongan fans were involved in a clash with Samoan fans, with the arrests following the emergence of a video showing a street 3

1 November 2017 2:02 AM Fatal crash in Oakleigh, Whangarei District

Update 2 - Fatal crash in Oakleigh, Whangarei District Please attribute to Inspector Wayne Ewers, Road Policing Manager, Northland Police. Cordons on SH1 from this morning’s triple fatality crash will be lifted in the next 20 minutes. Police are working to clear the last of the debris from the road and anticipate the road will be reopened at approximately 21

31 October 2017 10:29 PM One dead in central Dunedin crash

A 37-year-old Dunedin man died in a crash on Dunedin's one-way system this morning. Emergency services were called to the crash on Great King St, where a car ended up on the footpath, north of Otago Museum near the intersection with Union St, just after 7am. The crash closed the northbound one-way until about 9.30am, disrupting traffic. Police said in a statement 26