London terror: Four dead, knifeman shot in Westminster attack

KEY POINTS Man shot by police as he tries to access Palace of Westminster Attacker mowed down up to a dozen pedestrians on bridge Four dead, including...

Christchurch man gets a large tattoo of Patrick Gower

A Christchurch man has declared his admiration for Patrick Gower by getting a large tattoo of the TV reporter's face on his leg. Canterbury truck driver Caleb Julian spent three...

The solar eclipse has everyone talking

Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses as the moon began blotting out the sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep...

It’s the crossover we weren’t expecting… but love!

Superhero Deadpool teaming up with Hunt for the Wilderpeople's Ricky Baker? Whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat?? Actor Ryan Reynolds posted a picture to his Instagram account of his Marvel alter-ego Deadpool giving...

Why doesn't alcohol feature nutritional information on labels?

Ever wondered why you can't find ingredients lists or nutritional information on alcohol labelling? So have we. When a delicious "adults only" bottle of Lewis Road Creamery's new Chocolate...

Could the Most Recent Kaikoura quake trigger 'The Big One'?

International scientists have claimed the 7.8 Kaikoura earthquake has raised the potential threat of another large event facing New Zealand in the future. But a top GNS Science...

The reason Taupo's Town Clock stopped in it's tracks for three months

Time is no longer at a standstil in Taupo. Up until Monday last week, the town clock hands had stayed stationary, telling the time as 10:28. It stopped...

Peter Hillary helps rescue critically injured skier on Mount Ruapehu

A Wellington skier is critically injured in hospital after an accident on Mt Ruapehu which Peter Hillary witnessed from a chairlift before rushing to assist with the...

Be Warned: Emoji bug causing iPhones to crash

YouTube channel EverythingApplePro revealed the bug which involves sending a message with three visible characters: a white flag, a zero and a rainbow emoji, as well as...

The grim side of holidays: Tragic festive season continues for NZ as road toll,...

A teenage driver had to be pulled from the wreck of a horrific car crash in which three young people died in Canterbury. This was one of six crashes on Boxing Day which...