The Blues coach addressed mental health issues in the game in the wake of Dan Vickerman's death.
Mtundo the giraffe from Auckland Zoo is set to travel to Australia on a container ship where he is destined for a breeding programme.
Five golfers on board a small aircraft that was heading to King Island are believed to be dead after the plane crashed shortly after taking off.
The Black Caps bowler picked up a cool $1.04m for his services, having only been listed for around $300,000.
The charter plane crashed into the storage area at the back of a JB Hi-Fi store this morning.
Construction workers had a lucky escape after scaffolding collapsed beneath them today.