"The veteran broadcaster is in Hawke's Bay Hospital in a stable condition."
"The parents of a teenager who went missing three years ago today have written a heartfelt message to their lost son."
"An elderly man is dead after an accident while fixing lawnmowing equipment at Opotiki College."
"The man convicted of murdering aspiring New Zealand model Emily Longley in England has reportedly been beaten up in jail and had his cell torched."
"Teenage conservationist Bindi Irwin, daughter of late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, has revealed her shock that an essay she penned for Hillary Clinton was edited so heavily that her words were "twisted"."
"A leading economist is calling for our furry felines to be wiped out."
"A lottery windfall for the West Coast where a ticket bought there has cleaned out the Powerball jackpot of $15 million."
"A man is dead after his car left the road and plunged 60 metres down a bank in northern Hawke's Bay."
"A six-year-old boy from Auckland has died in a shooting accident in Fiji."
"A Hamilton dairy farmer will be sentenced today on animal cruelty charges."