A cautionary tale from AirBnB: Couple loses $4800

An Auckland woman and her friends are nearly $5000 out of pocket and feeling "traumatised" after scammers posing as Airbnb hosts took their money and duped them...

The Block NZ: Social media fires up over bullying claims

Fans of The Block NZ have taken to social media to express their anger and frustration after last night's room reveal and judging was postponed. Host Mark Richardson...

Samsung Phones Exploding – Not Note 7

A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy Note 7 that...
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‘Coconut oil is pure poison’ says Harvard medical professor

Dr Karin Michels, professor at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, labelled coconut oil "one of the worst foods you can eat" during a 50...

North Korea "Ready for war if Donald Trump wants it" after US drop largest...

US President Donald Trump's tweets are adding fuel to a "vicious cycle" of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, North Korea's vice foreign minister said on Friday. The official added...

Serious warning over new Mongrel Mob knock-off merchandise

Chinese online retail service AliExpress is selling iron-on embroidered patches as well as ready-made knock-off Mob T-shirts for as little as NZ$16. The words "Mighty Mongrel Mob Aotearoa"...

Stephen Hawking believes object in space may be alien spaceship

Could this finally be our first close encounter, the visit from ET we have waited our whole lives for? Scientists led by Stephen Hawking are today using high-tech...

Why are Whanganui GP fees high in comparison to others – Taupo half the...

Whanganui retiree Bruce Campbell was shocked to discover on a recent trip to Taupo that a visit to any of the town's GP practices cost less than...

NZ left off new world map to “trigger” us

There's a new world map but this one has a different purpose to other world maps... it's designed to "trigger" different countries by pointing people towards something...

Anger over Melbourne Bunnings sausage sizzle.

The Bunnings sausage took on a whole new flavour at the weekend when a cat rescue service sold vegan snags in Melbourne. Disappointed tradies, DIY-ers and mums...