Samoa boxing gold medalist escapes jail sentence
A 25-year-old Samoan boxing gold medalist in last month's Pacific Games, Nu'uuli Mose Livai, has escaped a jail sentence despite being convicted twice of burglary and theft.
© 2019 RadioNZ 6:15pm Family overwhelmed by support after special needs man assaulted in Upper Hutt
The family of a special needs Wellington man who was assaulted on Wednesday night are humbled by the heartwarming community response.Raymond Burnside, also known as "Coke man", was assaulted on his way home from Queensgate Shopping...
© 2019 NZ Herald 6:15pm How UberEats wiped out $31,000 from Kiwi with the press of a button
A Sydney restaurant owner has accused UberEats of wiping A$30,000 ($31,730) from his business overnight with the press of a button — a move that could cost him up to A$120,000 this year alone.Former advertising executive James Townend,...
© 2019 NZ Herald 6:15pm One year to go marked as Para Sport Pop Up launched
Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) today launched a new and innovative initiative - the Para Sport Pop Up to mark 1 year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
© 2019 voxy.co.nz 5:55pm $90 million for rail service between Hamilton and Auckland
The Hamilton-to-Auckland rail service has been given the go-ahead with funding of more than $90 million announced today.
© 2019 RadioNZ 5:55pm Council cops flak over upgrade of Monkey Island camping spot
"We respect some families have a long history holidaying at Monkey Island and it's for that reason we have invested in this upgrade," Southland District Council says.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:55pm Man jailed for possession and distribution of child sexual exploitation
Nigel Urwin distributed more than 109 objectionable images and video files.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:55pm 'Those poor white men' - happy hour protest against racism at Nelson Club
Nelson's citizens rallied against racism with a "happy hour" gathering in front of the controversial Nelson Club.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 5:55pm