Sugar could be a gateway drug???

Sugar is just as addictive as cocaine according to new research. The study found sugar cravings are similar to those for cigarettes, sex and cocaine. Published in the British Journal...
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WHAT YOU MISSED: The Leaders debate.

If you missed the debate and wanted to give it a watch... here it is! Here is how the internet has been reacting to the debate: Hosking: Bill, why...

Harvey death toll rises to 20, record rainfall in southeast Texas

Harvey's floodwaters have begun to drop across much of the Houston area. But as the crisis eases, the storm could begin to show how much devastation it...

Police launch skifield driving campaign

Police were busy educating skifield visitors about driving to the conditions last week. Operations Hootoke - which means winter - was launched nationwide to raise awareness about the risks driving...

Airbnb deletes racist listings in South Auckland

Airbnb has removed multiple listings from an Auckland-based host who refused to rent to Māori and Pasifika people. A woman, who asked to remain anonymous, spotted the four-bedroom...

Aussies have the newest (cutest) member to the bomb squad

An Australian family is lucky to have returned home from a weekend away as they were unknowingly playing a risky game of fetch with their dogs. The family...

Couple’s ‘Mystery holiday’ takes them to Invercargill

  Stu Koch of Hamilton booked an Air New Zealand Mystery Break in June, paying $1498 for him and his partner Bex Rowling to fly to a "great...

Black Ferns win the World Cup!!

The New Zealand women's rugby team have won the world cup beating England 41-32. There was a very emotional pre-game ceremony with a teary eyed national anthem and...

Why act like a loser when you can celebrate?

UFC superstar Conor McGregor racked up a bar tab of NZ$138,000 as he celebrated his boxing loss to Floyd Mayweather. Why not go out in style eh? McGregor...

Gareth Morgan’s tone-deaf Tweet turns off young voters

There were other ways that The Opportunities Party's Gareth Morgan could have made his point about Labour leader Jacinda Ardern at the weekend. He could have tweeted that...