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20 September 2017 3:54 AM Dive squad recover body in search for boaties

Divers have recovered the body of one of the Greymouth fishermen missing since their boat the Wendy J sank in a storm south of Jackson Bay last Thursday. Police said today the body was recovered yesterday afternoon by the Police National Dive squad near the wreckage of the Wendy J, during the ongoing search for Jay Cairney (43) and Kieran Lynch (22). In a statement

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 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 8:05 PM Auckland Fuel Crisis Day 7: What you need to know

Almost a week after the pipeline between Marsden Point refinery and petrol company-owned Wiri storage depot failed, Refining NZ says it has reached a watershed moment in its repairs. In its latest update, the company says, “The positive news is that the engineering team is getting on with the repair of the pipe, having completed the first of four major

19 September 2017 7:06 PM New ref for Parker fight

It is a compromise Parker's promoter David Higgins, who created a storm when being ejected from yesterday's press conference in London because of the issue, is happy with. The main problem Team Parker had with O'Connor is that the Brit has been the referee for Fury's last two fights. Instead the new ref will be Marcus McDonnell, another Englishman, who had been slated 1

19 September 2017 4:01 PM Water to decide the battle for Tukituki

Hawke’s Bay has a reputation for stunning syrahs and delicious fruit. But, perhaps more than any other region, the use of water has been fiercely debated, leaving residents on both sides bitter. Shane Cowlishaw reports as a new row erupts just days before the election. Lined up in a muddy park in Clive, hundreds of tractors sit in perfect, uniform rows. There 1

19 September 2017 9:15 AM Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns abuses in Rakhine, but rights groups critical

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned on Tuesday human rights violations in Rakhine state and said violators would be brought to book, but she did not address U.N. accusations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing by the military. The Nobel Peace laureate’s remarks came in her first address to the nation since attacks by Rohingya 1

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

18 September 2017 10:08 PM 'Sleeping giants' of the Rugby League World Cup

Toa Samoa coach Matt Parish has anointed pool B rivals Tonga as the "sleeping giants" of the Rugby League World Cup as he rallied the Samoan community around New Zealand and Australia to get behind his team. Toa Samoa face Mate Ma'a Tonga in Hamilton on November 4 in what Parish predicted would be another brutal Pacific showdown. "They (Tonga) are going

18 September 2017 10:01 AM Trump's first speech at U.N. will focus on sovereignty and calls for reform

President Trump takes to the world’s largest stage this week. And many onstage are worried. Trump will deliver his first address Tuesday to the full United Nations General Assembly, an annual meeting that draws diplomats and leaders from 193 countries. Neither Russian President Vladimir Putin nor Chinese President Xi Jinping are coming this year. That gives 2