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 2022-01-27 20:32 

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UK man drove without driver's licence for more than 70 years...

British police were gobsmacked after pulling over a man and realising he'd been driving since the 1950s without ever holding a licence....

 2022-01-27 20:31 

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Police chase car after man allegedly assaults officer in Invercargill...

Police chased a car for 11 minutes through the streets of Invercargill on Thursday night....

 2022-01-27 20:23 

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Fire crews battle suspicious late-night house fire on the West Coast...

A house has been extensively damaged in a suspicious fire in Granity, north of Westport....

 2022-01-27 20:18 

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Covid-19: Christchurch pharmacy added as location of interest following first community cases in two weeks...

A Christchurch pharmacy is the latest location of interest linked to the Covid-19 outbreak....

 2022-01-27 20:10 

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Watch live: Auckland light rail goes for tunnel option with harbour crossing...

Auckland's light rail line will be largely underground, and could be built in conjunction with a new bridge or tunnel across the Waitemat Harbour....

 2022-01-27 20:00 

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Happy Feet: When the director of Mad Max made an animated children's movie...

Coming to Amazon Prime Video next Monday, this star-studded musical even managed to take home the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature in 2007....

 2022-01-27 19:58 

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Wellington's Round the Bays run cancelled for first time in 22 years...

The running event has been cancelled by organisers for the first time in 22 years because of the move to alert level red....

 2022-01-27 19:53 

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Napier may ditch emergency sirens after studies find they can do more harm than good...

Studies have found public alert systems like Napier's can do more harm than good....

 2022-01-27 19:52 

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Friends on phone to police as they find murder victim dead in her home...

Juliana Bonilla-Herrera was found dead when concerned friends went looking for her after she failed to turn up for a hike....

 2022-01-27 19:45 

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Wellington's Round the Bays run cancelled...

The running event has been cancelled by organisers for the first time in 22 years because of the move to alert level red....

 2022-01-27 19:40 

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Auckland traffic live: Motorways free flowing with small patches of congestion...

Traffic is running smoothly across all Auckland motorways for the early morning commute with only small patches of congestion on inbound lanes....

 2022-01-27 19:17 

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Firefighters battle large scrub fire in Mt Maunganui for eight hours...

Fire and Emergency were called to the fire at 9.35pm on Thursday and didn't leave til 6.28 on Friday....

 2022-01-27 18:58 

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Harley-Davidson brings top-tier Milwaukee Eight engine to more models...

Harley-Davidson has announced the Milwaukee Eight 117 engine will be offered on new American Grand Touring, Cruiser and CVO models this year....

 2022-01-27 18:55 

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Wellington's Round the Bays cancelled...

The running event has been cancelled by organisers because of the move to alert level red....

 2022-01-27 18:48 

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Rum & Raisin is an iconic flavour. But does anyone actually eat it?...

After panic buying, Rum & Raisin was the only chocolate flavour left on the shelves. Is there still a market for this old-fashioned flavour combo?...

 2022-01-27 18:46 

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Two people on the run from police after alleged street assault in Christchurch...

Police are hunting for two people who fled following an alleged assault on a person in Papanui early on Friday....

 2022-01-27 18:33 

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Crash between car and motorcyclist causing traffic congestion on Christchurch's Northern Motorway...

A crash between a motorcyclist and a car is causing issues for traffic on Christchurch's busy Northern Motorway on Friday morning....

 2022-01-27 18:11 

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Police investigate car fire in Lower Hutt...

The fire is under investigation as potential arson because police cannot confirm the cause of the blaze....

 2022-01-27 18:03 

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Crash between car and motorcyclist partially blocking Christchurch's Northern Motorway...

A crash between a motorcyclist and a car is causing issues for traffic on Christchurch's busy Northern Motorway on Friday morning....

 2022-01-27 18:00 

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Kitchen of the Week: Best alfresco kitchens can rival indoor ones...

Summer is all about alfresco entertaining, and it's not unusual for outdoor kitchens to be grander than those indoors....

 2022-01-27 18:00 

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Furry Friday: Powered by dogs...

What's the real power of the dog? Sixty canines gather for a demonstration....

 2022-01-27 17:46 

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Roger Walker's 'Britten House' needs a major makeover - who's up for it?...

The quirky Karaka Bays house with lookout tower, designed for the late Sir Des Britten, is for sale, but it's in near-original condition....

 2022-01-27 17:10 

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Auckland traffic live: Motorways running smoothly...

Traffic is running smoothly across all Auckland motorways for the early morning commute....

 2022-01-27 17:00 

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Pteke welcomed to new home at Rotokare...

A flock of 51 pteke, or brown teal, were released into the Rotokare Scenic Reserve on Thursday....

 2022-01-27 16:30 

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Observers rally to watch pua harvesting in Taranaki...

People gathering pua on coastal Taranaki beaches this weekend will be watched by volunteers concerned that the region's shellfish beds are being stripped bare....

 2022-01-27 16:15 

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Massive five-day vaccination clinic coming to Taranaki district with no dedicated jab hub...

After the last mass vaccination clinics saw nearly half of Stratford jabbed, the district mayor has successfully lobbied for another one to come to town....

 2022-01-27 16:05 

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Netflix's disapppointing The Woman in the House only saved by the (Kristen) Bell...

REVIEW: The perfect vehicle for Frozen star to demonstrate her skills, she's let down by a script that's unsure how straight it wants to play things....

 2022-01-27 16:05 

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Netflix's Ozark, TVNZ's Trigger Point among great shows to stream this weekend...

From the creator of Line of Duty comes a new series set in the world of police bomb disposal, while the Byrdes are back - and in more danger than ever....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Labour to come under pressure as prices rise...

Commentators say Government will wear cost-of-living increases - even if it isn't Labour's fault....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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What's on: Event highlights in tautahi Christchurch...

Fun in small doses this weekend - art, music, comedy and a tiny beer festival....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Quiz: Kids trivia challenge: January 28, 2022...

True or false? If a tuatara loses its tail, it can regrow a new one....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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How to keep calm and carry on in a red traffic light setting...

OPINION: There are positive things we can do, even amid the gloomy national mood....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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E-bike sales up sharply over five years, and so are the injuries...

E-bike-related injuries have risen by more than 700 per cent over the past five years but the figures appear to be a sign of booming popularity....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Foodstuffs rejects claims it dropped supplier over Commerce Commission submission...

Commerce Commission accidentally made information public about submitters to its supermarket investigation....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Man rips door open to free three people from crashed car...

A man has been described as "The Hulk" after he ripped a door free to rescue people trapped in their car following a serious crash....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Christchurch braced for arrival of Omicron amid fresh Covid-19 cases...

Vaccination clinics in Canterbury have seen "a marked surge" of visitors to get a booster since the country moved to the red setting....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Mother of mentally unwell Taranaki man hopes hospital court order will help...

The mother of a Taranaki man who suffers from paranoid schizophrenia is hoping a court order will see her son finally get the help he needs....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Tonga inundated with aid as nations show concern and vie for influence...

Countries offered genuine support to Tonga after the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai eruption, but there's also an element of geopolitics at play....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Christchurch's new $533m stadium design 'lacks green credentials'...

The city deserves a unique, world-leading design, but has ended up with a replica of other stadiums in the country, a councillor says....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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'Just getting on with it' is the secret to longevity for 103-year-old...

At 103, Ivy Hannah has lived through two World Wars, a Cold War and a Covid-19 pandemic with a "just get on with it" attitude....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Le Posh brings a taste of France ptisserie to Nelson...

You can't describe the food, you have to try it, the owners of Le Posh say....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Dementia care beds already at capacity as patient numbers due to double by 2050...

Alzheimers NZ warns of a looming crisis as the country begins to run out of beds for the growing number of elderly needing specialist care....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Loss of international cricket matches a 'double blow' for Wellington...

Kiwi great Ewen Chatfield rarely misses a day or two at a Basin Reserve test match, but is among the capital cricket fans now missing out this summer....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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Forgotten corners: 'Cool spot to do something awesome'...

A Marlborough winemaker is excited at the prospect of restoring native vegetation along a stream running through the vineyard....

 2022-01-27 16:00 

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The Ensemble Edit: Five cool things to have on your radar this weekend...

Each week, the team behind fashion, beauty and culture website Ensemble share a few stylish and interesting recommendations....

 2022-01-27 15:55 

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Taranaki's Relay for Life to go on despite Covid-19...

The Taranaki Cancer Society is determined to hold its annual relay for life fundraiser despite the Covid situation....

 2022-01-27 15:00 

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Big surprise as Taranaki Women's Open Fours qualifying concludes...

The elimination of the 2021 winner Alison Rennie (Carlton Cornwall) was not predicted....

 2022-01-27 10:13 

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Kiwis legend Olsen Filipaina hospitalised with kidney failure...

The league great is in the ICU in an Australian hospital, his brother has revealed....

 2022-01-27 08:11 

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Magnitude 6.2 quake strikes off the coast of Tonga...

The quake was centred 225km west-northwest of Pangai, and occurred at a depth of 4.2km....

 2022-01-27 08:10 

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The staged approach: How video game companies get your money...

SATIRE: We all know that Facebook knowingly makes teenage girls feel bad about themselves for profit. When the public finds out about it, it's time to do the right thing and change your name....

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