Rescuers work to 'save' inflatable stranded whale
Rescuers were hard at work in Browns Bay, Auckland on Saturday getting a stranded whale back into the water.
At least, that's what local residents and passersby may have thought.
Resident Lynn lives in an apartment overlooking the...
Flight Check: Auckland to Rarotonga on Air New Zealand
The plane: An Airbus A320.
My seat: 20F, in a mercifully empty row.
Flight time: Four hours.
On time? We departed on the whistle and landed also 15 minutes early. This flight is scheduled to arrive in Rarotonga at 12.45am,...
H&M criticised over worker conditions
As Swedish clothing retailer H&M gears up for its Auckland opening on Saturday, the business has faced fresh criticism over the factory conditions of its workers.
Washington-based Workers Rights Consortium said hundreds of thousands...
Northland man swept to his death - one of six fatalities in weekend road toll
A man died after the car he was in was washed 100m down a flooded creek during heavy downpours in Northland.
It was one of six fatal car accidents over the weekend in a deadly start to the school holidays. Several people were also...
Tow truck driver's windscreen smashed on way to crash
An Auckland tow truck driver is angry after something was thrown at his windscreen on his way to a car accident.
Junior Murray, who was on his way to a two-car crash in Birkenhead at about 12.30am on Sunday, had the windscreen of...
Thieves target Auckland Council candidate
Thieves ransacked an Auckland Council candidate's Mt Eden home as he and his family slept, before taking a trailer off his car, which was full with election billboards, and driving off in it.
Greg McKeown woke up this morning to...