Erika targets Florida as New Orleans remembers Katrina

A state of emergency remains in force in Florida as New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina.


As it happened: All Blacks Rugby World Cup squad announcement

All the key moments from tonight's big announcement in Wellington.


'They may be old, but our veterans are playing their best rugby' - Steve Hansen on All Blacks World Cup squad

Hansen points out that Ma'a Nonu, Richie McCaw and Dan Cater have played outstanding rugby in recent outings.


'It's not handy when I'm on live TV': Jerome Kaino and Liam Messam's selfie during broadcast

The All Black flankers just couldn't help themselves when being interviewed at the World Cup squad announcement.


'Don't give up, look at 'Beaver': Liam Messam tells unwanted All Blacks to stay ready

The likes of Israel Dagg and Charles Piutau could be called in as injury cover for the World Cup.


'I got the longest ever hug from my mum': All Black Nehe Milner-Skudder headed for the World Cup

The Hurricanes winger has been picked over the more experienced Cory Jane.

Waisake Naholo the stunning surprise in strong All Blacks squad

The Highlanders flyer was ruled out with a broken leg six weeks ago but made a miraculous recovery using traditional medicine in Fiji.

Israel Dagg, Cory Jane, Charles Piutau miss All Blacks RWC cut

The 31-man World Cup squad has been revealed in Wellington.


All Blacks World Cup squad revealed

The All Blacks squad has been revealed in Wellington.


Good Sorts: Teddy the poodle

Teddy from Oamaru has never left 89-year-old John Brown's side over the past decade.


Midwives gearing up for biggest equal pay challenge in NZ history

"It's a massive gender issue and one that needs to be solved for all women professionals.”


15-year-old charged following vicious bottle store attack

Woolston Super Liquor employee Gursharan Singh was repeatedly hit over the head with full bottles during a violent robbery.


Live stream: ONE News at Six

The ONE News at Six bulletin, live streamed 7 days a week.


Kiwi kid's winning hit sees Pennsylvania beat Texas at Little League World Series

NZ-born Chayton Krauss causes 46,000 people around him to erupt into screams of euphoria.


Highlights: Bay of Plenty v Waikato

Bay of Plenty hosted Waikato in their ITM Cup clash.

Lomu's focus on sons, not rugby

"Never in my wildest dreams did I ever think I'd be a dad," says former All Blacks wing Jonah Lomu.


Australian journalist 'sick to stomach' by sentence

Peter Greste has called on the Egyptian President to pardon his innocent Al Jazeera colleagues, who are back behind bars.

SH1 reopens after crash north of Auckland

The highway was closed south of Warkworth so one person could be removed from a car.

Emergency turnout as stricken plane approaches airport

The light plane with three people on board landed safely at Christchurch Airport.


Agile bystander saves child's life with a mop

A young girl in China was saved by the actions of a quick-thinking man and a trusty old mop.


Drive to get more women into trucking

A top female trucker from the US has been enlisted by the local industry to help attract more women drivers.

Grant Robertson 'sick of sexist b******t' towards Jacinda Ardern

The Labour MP's fuming over what he sees as misogynistic comments about his colleague.

Thousands of dead fish near Olympics venue in Rio

The shore of Brazil's Jacarepagua Lagoon was inundated with at least a tonne of dead fish.


Men smash bottles over attendant's head in Christchurch robbery

Men who stole alcohol were caught on camera attacking the attendant at a Christchurch bar on Saturday.


'I have no regrets' Mum says medicinal cannabis was the only thing to help her daughter

A woman admits illegally giving her daughter cannabis for a severe medical condition.


Justice system needs overhaul to reduce Maori crime - expert

A law academic says NZ can no longer ignore the “elephant in the room" - Maori over-representation in prisons.


Kidnapper on the run after ditching bracelet, assaulting security guard

A man with an extensive criminal history is on the run after breaching his bail conditions in Auckland.


Suspicious fires in two Hamilton primary school buildings

Every fire crew in Hamilton was called to a large fire at a Hamilton school this morning.

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