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19 September 2017 9:42 PM Pair in court over 1987 Waikato murder

Two men have appeared in the High Court charged with the 1987 murder of Maramarua publican Chris Bush. Two men charged with the murder and robbery of Maramarua publican Chris Bush 30 years ago have appeared in the High Court. The 57-and-58 year-olds are due to face trial in August next year and have already pleaded not guilty to the charges

19 September 2017 1:33 AM Jacinda targets and tempts youth vote at Victoria campus

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18 September 2017 6:38 AM Man's car plunges 5 floors from car park building as he tries to kiss girlfriend, court hears

The car narrowly missed 2 female passengers who were in a car parked below. A couple's kiss on their date night turned to disaster after their car plunged five floors from a central Auckland car park building in March 2016, a court has heard on Monday (18 September). Simon Hartnoll, who was 39 at the time of the incident, and his girlfriend, who was 30, had seriously 5

18 September 2017 2:55 AM Jail for men after woman dies escaping car

Six men convicted of the kidnapping and manslaughter of an Auckland woman who fell from the boot of a moving car have been sent to jail. Six men have been jailed for the kidnapping and manslaughter of a woman who fell from the boot of a moving car in south Auckland. Jindarat Prutsiriporn, 50, died in hospital two days after escaping from the car's trunk 5

18 September 2017 12:11 AM Kidnappers of Jindarat Prutsiriporn jailed

Six men have been jailed for the kidnapping and manslaughter of an Auckland woman who fell from the boot of a moving car. Jindarat Prutsiriporn, 50, died in hospital two days after she hit her head on the road while trying to escape her kidnappers in Papatoetoe during March 1 last year. Eleven people were arrested following her death and six went to trial 1

17 September 2017 2:26 AM Kiwi found guilty of killing wife in Canada

The jury took several days to return the verdict, finding Beckett guilty of first degree murder. Sentencing took place immediately, Beckett receiving 25 years' imprisonment with no possibility of parole. The 60-year-old stood trial at the British Columbia Supreme Court in Kelowna charged with the murder of his second wife, Canadian school teacher Laura 3

17 September 2017 2:26 AM Kelowna, B.C., jury finds Peter Beckett guilty of first-degree murder

Beckett was found guilty of drowning his wife in Upper Arrow Lake in August 2010 A jury in Kelowna, B.C. has found Peter Beckett guilty of the first-degree murder of his wife. Beckett, a former New Zealand city councillor, was accused of drowning Laura Letts Beckett while they were boating in Upper Arrow Lake near Revelstoke in August 2010. The couple 4

16 September 2017 12:13 PM Israel Folau caps rollercoaster week with two tries in Wallabies Test win

ISRAEL Folau has capped a headline grabbing week by becoming the first Wallaby to score four doubles in a Test season. The codehopping superstar thrust himself into the centre of Australia’s same-sex marriage debate midweek by declaring on Twitter that he would vote ‘no’ to legalise gay unions as part of a nationwide postal survey. His enormous profile 1

16 September 2017 3:57 AM Live coverage of All Blacks v Springboks Rugby Championship Test

FIERCE rivals New Zealand and South Africa go toe-to-toe in Auckland tonight (5.35pm kick-off AEST) in a crunch match that will be pivotal in deciding the outcome of this year’s Rugby Championship. Springbok captain Eben Etzebeth described the clash as “massive” and “the biggest challenge of the year” with plenty at stake for both teams. LIVE stream 1

14 September 2017 9:40 PM NH chooses vendor, prepares to test electronic check-in on Election Day

CONCORD (AP) — The New Hampshire secretary of state's office has chosen a Connecticut company to help it test and evaluate a system to allow voters to check in electronically on Election Day. A new state law allows cities and towns to use electronic poll book devices for voter registration and check-in and check-out on a voluntary trial basis, but they can only use systems 2