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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 4:33 AM Election 2017 Live: National’s poll puts it at 43 to Labour’s 39

With three days to go, the election debate focused on infrastructure stresses in the midst of a jet fuel crisis, although officials said this afternoon the crisis was easing. Jacinda Ardern campaigned on homelessness and low wages in South Auckland and warned Bill English against using "fake news" in tonight's debate. Bill English spoke to lawyers in Auckland

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 2:54 AM Auckland Fuel Crisis Day 7 latest: Government group launched

As the Auckland fuel crisis continues into its seventh day, the government has formed an action group to ensure jet fuel supply into Auckland. Flights continue to be disrupted in Auckland following the rupture of a pipe between Marsden Point and a petrol company-owned Wiri storage depot. Airlines have been rationing fuel by 30% but this is expected to be lifted

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 7:44 AM Harbour Bridge crash cleared but queues back to Greenlane

A smash involving multiple vehicles, including a truck and trailer and a bus on Auckland's Harbour Bridge, has been cleared but queues stretch back for miles. Two out of three lanes heading north were blocked for an hour after the smash with traffic grinding to a halt in some parts of the motorway. Motorists are being told not to head over the bridge 3

19 September 2017 1:53 AM Scary dashcam video captures reckless overtake near Greymouth

Frightening dashcam footage has captured the moment a South Island driver carried out a foolhardy overtake in a company ute. Greymouth local Jonathon Kerr took a dashcam video of the perilous driving while he and a handful of friends were travelling through Ahaura on Sunday afternoon, on their way back from a weekend's off-roading. Mr Kerr can be heard 2

17 September 2017 10:14 PM London Police Arrest Second Suspect in Subway Attack as Terror Threat Remains 'Critical'

(LONDON) — London police say a second man has been arrested in connection with the London subway attack. Police said Sunday that a 21-year-old man was arrested late Saturday night in Hounslow in west London and is being held under the Terrorism Act. He is being questioned at a south London police station but has not been charged or identified. Two men are now in custody 1

16 September 2017 10:38 PM Second suspect in London subway attack arrested; terror threat level downgraded to 'severe'

A second suspect was arrested on Saturday in connection with the subway attack at London’s Parsons Green station that left 30 people injured, officials announced on Sunday as the city’s terror threat level is downgraded to “severe.” A 21-year-old man was arrested late Saturday night in Hounslow in west London under the Terrorism Act, authorities said. Another 3

16 September 2017 2:19 PM British Police Make ‘Significant Arrest’ in Parsons Green Subway Bombing

Ben Wallace, the security minister, told the BBC’s “Today” radio program that the homemade device used to carry out the attack had contained triacetone triperoxide, or TATP, an explosive similar to the one used in the Manchester Arena bombing in May. The Metropolitan Police said a major hunt was still underway for any other suspects connected to the subway 1