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  • Guilty verdict in Maori trust fraud trial

    New Zealand Herald - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The former chief executive of a Maori trust has been found guilty of dishonestly using the organisation's credit card to obtain about $15,000. She was relieved of two charges involving lesser ...

  • Benji unsure what to expect against Tigers

    Sydney Morning Herald - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Benji Marshall freely admits he doesn't know what to expect, or how he will feel on Sunday when he comes up against his former beloved Wests Tigers for the first time. After agreeing to a code ...

  • Auckland Council faces stark choices

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Auckland Council may face $430 million in cuts for each of the next 10 years if rate rises are to stay at 2.5 per cent.Mayor Len Brown promised before last year's election to cap rate rises in ...

  • Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder have sparked rumours they are dating

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The 'Twilight' beauty and The Vampire Diaries actor first raised eyebrows this weekend when they were pictured going for a run together, and today (20.07.14) they were seen getting very ...

  • Court upholds wifes $1.3m divorce share

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A highly paid Wellington surgeon's attempt to stop his ex-wife from walking away with a $1.3 million divorce settlement has been rejected by the High Court.The court has confirmed the woman is ...

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  • Britains Prince William and Duchess Catherine dont want to go overboard for Prince Georges first birthday

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A source told Usmagazine.com: "George will be getting clothes and wooden toys from mum and dad for his birthday."William and Catherine don't want to go overboard. He has been given so ...

  • Cheryl Cole will have a party to celebrate her surprise wedding later this week

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The 'Call My Name' singer married French restauranteur Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini on July 7 in a small ceremony in Mustique but is planning a bigger event with friends and family this ...

  • Lily Allen thinks maybe her songs werent good enough on her third album

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Smile star's most recent record, Sheezus, flopped and she now acknowledges that it could be partly her fault and the songs weren't as strong as they could have ...

  • Flyover goes but traffic stays in Wgtn

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Labour MPs have welcomed the decision not to build a multi-lane overpass next to Wellington's Basin Reserve cricket ground.But it's unclear what the local government will do to improve the ...

  • The Patriot actress Sky McCole Bartusiak has died aged 21

    NZ City - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The young actress - best known for playing Mel Gibson's daughter in the 2000 movie - passed away at her home in Houston, Texas, and although the cause of death has yet to be officially ...

  • Accountant shocked at death

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A man killed in his Auckland pawn shop was a hard-working businessman who worked seven days a week, his accountant says. Paul Robert Fanning, 69, was killed on Saturday at his Ezy Cash Credit ...

  • Police seek missing teens

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A teenager, thought to be hanging out with an alleged criminal, is being sought by police who are concerned for her safety. Auckland City CIB are worried about the wellbeing of Jocelyn Rainham, ...

  • Studios seek proof of Dotcom extravagance

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Movie and music studios suing Kim Dotcom are seeking full disclosure of his assets, citing extravagant holidays, parties and his offer of a $5 million bounty to show he is still living ...

  • Auckland grandmother bashed in home

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A grandmother is in hospital after being viciously beaten in her South Auckland home by an intruder. Counties Manukau police are investigating the aggravated burglary which happened in Clover ...

  • Jewellery thiefs sentence upheld

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A man who tied up the owners of a jewellery store while he robbed them of their "life's work" has lost his appeal to have his sentence cut. West Auckland man Cavell Robert ...

  • New Auckland trains cant speed up

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Auckland's new $400 million electric trains will run as slow as their diesel counterparts for at least another year, Auckland Transport says. Auckland Transport spokesman Mark Hannan said ...

  • Taking a dip with dolphins

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    When Zac Madden rocked up to work this morning he had no idea his day would involve a dip in the sea with dolphins. But he didn't want to miss the opportunity when a pod of dolphins ...

  • Glass shard injures workers hand

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Auckland Council is warning it will prosecute people who put sharp objects in rubbish bags unwrapped. Three incidents of rubbish collectors needing stitches after being cut by the objects have ...

  • Events policy quashes unique Auckland rodeo ban

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Revelations a unique ban of rodeos on public land has been "wiped overnight'' is causing a stir. And one councillor is pushing for the political debate to go public claiming the ...

  • 4WD crashes into house

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A 4-wheel drive has taken out water mains, phone lines, a fence and crashed into a house after the driver lost control in wet conditions. A woman had supervised her 18-year-old son, who is on a ...

  • Arrests over sculpture theft

    Stuff - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A de-finned Tuna has been returned to the Auckland Botanic Gardens. The $30,000 bronze sculpture by Canterbury artist Bing Dawe was stolen from the South Auckland park on Sunday night. ...

  • Oral Questions July 22 - 1 Transcript

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

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  • National out of touch with the regions

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    New Zealand Labour Party National out of touch with the regionsJohn Key is out of touch with regional New Zealand if he believes tinkering with council regulations will restore opportunities ...

  • Flyover rejection a victory for sustainable transport

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    New Zealand Labour Party Flyover rejection a victory for sustainable transportThe rejection of the proposed Basin Reserve flyover by a Board of Inquiry is a victory for sustainable transport in ...

  • Basin Flyover decision victory for common sense

    Scoop - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Green Party welcomed the Environmental Protection Authority's draft decision announced today not to allow the $90 million Basin Reserve flyover in Wellington to proceed."Both ...

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