The White Island volcano had a minor eruption yesterday, between 9:30pm and 11pm.
Two French tourists visiting New Zealand were assaulted and robbed in the Totara St car park in Dargaville, Northland.
A man who was walking on a new walking track on Kapiti has died, police have confirmed.
An 18-year-old tourist from Germany has died at Piha’s Kitekite Falls in the Waitakere Ranges.
A man fell to his death while posing for a photo from a cliff in Canterbury yesterday.
A five-year-old was killed after being hit by a car while riding a bike in Tauranga.
Helen Clark has told United Nations officials why she should be the next Secretary General.
Water supplies in Canterbury could be fluoridated by 2018.
Convicted child killer Elizabeth Healy has recently been granted parole, and will not be allowed to have contact with anyone under the age of 16 from now on.
An Auckland man who killed a woman has been declared insane and not guilty.