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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 3:20 AM Mexico: Strong earthquake topples buildings, killing scores

A strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing more than 140 people. The 7.1 magnitude quake toppled dozens of buildings in the capital, Mexico City, including a school where several children were reported to have died. There has also been widespread damage in Morelos and Puebla states and in Mexico State. The tremor struck while many people

20 September 2017 3:05 AM At least 149 killed as powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes central Mexico

A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing homes and bridges across hundreds of miles, killing at least 149 people and sending thousands more fleeing into the streets screaming in a country still reeling from a deadly temblor that struck less than two weeks ago. The earthquake caused apartment blocks to sway violently in the center

20 September 2017 2:11 AM The Latest: Buildings tumbled in Mexican town near epicenter

Buildings collapsed, including the town hall and local church, in the town of Jojutla in southern Morelos state, which was close to the epicenter of Tuesday’s magnitude 7.1 quake. Twelve people died in the town. The Instituto Morelos secondary school partly collapsed, but school director Adelina Anzures said the earthquake drill the school held in the morning

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

19 September 2017 11:09 PM David Seymour says National have 'failed' on vision and housing

ACT leader David Seymour says the National party have failed when it comes to vision and the housing crisis. "The average house in my electorate is 10 times what I earn, no one can afford a house that's 10 times what they earn…I think that shows we've got a real problem," he told the AM Show on Wednesday. Mr Seymour said the election was on a "knife

19 September 2017 10:06 PM Five injured, one critical after car hits pedestrians

At least five people have been injured and one is in a critical condition after a car struck a group of pedestrians on Auckland's North Shore. Another person is in a serious condition and a third has moderate injuries. Two others have minor injuries after the vehicle struck outside Westlake Girls' High School about 8.30am. A witness has posted on Facebook 1

19 September 2017 9:52 PM UPDATE – Pedestrians hit on Wairau Road, North Shore

Police remain at the scene where five people were struck by a car on Wairau Road around 8.30am this morning. Police can confirm that five people have received injuries. Four have been taken to Auckland hospital and a fifth person was treated at the scene. All of the five people injured are students from Westlake Girls and Westlake Boys schools and their

19 September 2017 9:52 PM Vehicle hits group of school kids on Auckland's North Shore

At least five people have been injured and one is in a critical condition after a car struck a group of pedestrians on Auckland's North Shore. Another person is in a serious condition and a third has moderate injuries. Two others have minor injuries after the vehicle struck outside Westlake Girls' High School about 8.30am. A witness has posted on Facebook 4

19 September 2017 7:00 PM Hawke’s Bay a microcosm of NZ’s growth and skill stresses

Famous for its wineries and orchards, Hawke’s Bay has a regional economy that is cyclical and heavily reliant on immigration. Shane Cowlishaw explores what effect a potential change of government could have - and what’s being done to get local young workers into jobs. Despite its sunshine and wine, Hawke’s Bay has always struggled with a relatively high unemployment 1