- Ferry sailed with 3.5m gash in sideThe captain of a Cook Strait ferry carried passengers to Picton and back to Wellington with a 3.5 metre gash in the side after a collision with another ship during a stormy berthing.
- Record benefit fraudster denied paroleThe country's biggest benefit fraudster has been denied parole again, with attempts to pervert the course of justice while in jail among the strikes against his name.
- 2014 election date announcedThe general election will be held on September 20, Prime Minister John Key has announced.
- Ferry sailed with 3.5m gash in side
- RT @NZTAWgtn: The Terrace Tunnel #SH1 will be closed for maintenance tonight from 10pm-5:30am, a detour will be in place. Take care. ^LC 40 minutes ago
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- Green Day - Wake me up when September (20) ends youtube.com/watch?v=KjNJmw… 1 hour ago
- @AceMcWicked Key walks calmly on to the theatrette stage. He puts down a boombox and puts on Cypress Hill's 'Throw Your Set In The Air' 2 hours ago