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The women’s quartet of Lisa Carrington, Aimee Fisher, Kayla Imrie and Caitlin Ryan won New Zealand’s fourth gold medal.

Women's quartet wins NZ's fourth gold at World Cup regatta in Hungary

Lisa Carrington involved was in two of the four golds as the Kiwis made a perfect start to European campaign.

The Auckland hospital has leaky buildings and the problem could be worse than initially thought

Middlemore Hospital project process a 'complete disgrace' - manager

Newly released documents also show millions of dollars of spending were hidden to keep the lecture theatre and associated meeting rooms under a spending cap.

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The National leader said his years as a crown prosecutor revealed "you do have to send your most serious offenders to jail".

Waikeria Prison expansion is ‘unfortunately’ needed and Government is ignoring the reality of high inmate numbers – Simon Bridges

The Waikato prison is yet to be approved by the government, amid their ambition to reduce the NZ prisoner population.

A map showing lightning strikes over New Zealand on the evening of Sunday, May 20 2018

More wild weather likely after 3500 lightning strikes overnight

Some thunderstorms could continue this morning, with locations on both islands set to be affected.

Tyson Fury ahead of his boxing comeback

Tyson Fury announces comeback fight after two-and-a-half year absence

The British heavyweight returns to the ring at Manchester Arena on June 9.

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Dr Marc Lanteigne of Massey University says while Ebola itself is serious, the threat to New Zealand is minimal.

Is Ebola a threat to NZ? Expert discusses the chance of an outbreak here

Outbreaks have been taking place for decades in Africa and recent cases in the Congo are causing concern.

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It was a multicultural ceremony the likes of which the Royals have never seen.

Adele's touching message of congratulations to Harry and Meghan - 'I can't stop thinking of how happy Princess Diana is upstairs'

The British singer posted a message on Instagram along with a photo of herself wearing a veil and toasting with a glass of champagne.

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The lava has now reached to ocean causing another danger for residents.

Man injured by piece of flying lava as Hawaii's Kilauea volcano continues to erupt

Lava that's flying through the air from cracks in the Earth can weigh as much as a refrigerator.

Owen Franks of the Crusaders warms up during the Super Rugby match, Crusaders V Sunwolves, AMI Stadium, Christchurch, New Zealand, 21st April 2018.Copyright photo: John Davidson / www.photosport.nz

Crusaders prop Owen Franks suspended for two weeks

Defending champions dealt another blow ahead of Hurricanes clash.

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Julian Dennison's Deadpool 2 knocks Avengers off top spot on US box office

Deadpool 2 brought in $181 million (NZD) in its opening weekend across North America.

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Nonu has given Chris Ashton a firm jab in their French Top 14 quarter-final loss to Lyon.

Watch: Ma'a Nonu plants firm jab on Toulon teammate's jaw after pair of costly mistakes

The former All Black was seemingly not very happy with Chris Ashton.

Justice Committee receives a record 35,000 submissions on End of Life Choice Bill

The committee's chairperson says the high number of submissions shows how important the issue is to Kiwis.

A Google Streetview image of the rail crossing on Princess Street in Ngaruawahia.

Two people badly hurt after train hits vehicle in Ngaruawahia

Police said the incident took place about 10.10pm at the rail crossing on Princess Street.

Replica cannons on North Head, Auckland.

NZ's isolation the greatest deterrent to invasion - military analysts

A Swedish newspaper has been assessing the defensive capability of countries around the world, based on factors such as military might, the size of territory and the difficulty of terrain.

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Cane and Ben Smith will serve as deputies to Sam Whitelock against France.

'Something I've come to enjoy' - Sam Cane relishing All Blacks vice-captaincy

Cane and Ben Smith will serve as deputies to Sam Whitelock against France.

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The All Blacks winger was a standout last year, but wants to keep growing as a player.

'I'm always learning' – Humble Rieko Ioane eager to improve after breakthrough 2017

The All Blacks winger was a standout last year, but wants to keep growing as a player.

US president Donald Trump with his wife, the First Lady Melania Trump.

Trump welcomes wife home in tweet that misspells her name

President Donald Trump heralded her homecoming with a tweet that referred to her as "Melanie" instead of "Melania."

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The residential red zones new tenants are "buzzing" about their home.

Christchurch does its bit to help the global bee shortage

The residential red zone's new tenants are "buzzing" about their home.

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It was a multicultural ceremony the likes of which the Royals have never seen.

Royal family thanks those who celebrated royal wedding

The family tweeted its thanks late last night while Harry and his bride were attending a private soiree.

Rescue teams search through the wreckage site of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a cassava field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner crashed just after takeoff from Havana's international airport in Havana, Cuba.  (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Company in Cuba plane crash had received safety complaints

The plane that crashed, was barred from airspace last year after authorities discovered its crew allowed dangerous overloading.

Police search for motive in Texas school shooting

Sadie Rodriguez said her daughter, Shana Fisher, had made clear that she was not interested in Dimitrios Pagourtzis.

We crossed live to Windsor Castle to our European Correspondent Joy Reid for all the latest following the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

British royal family thanks those who celebrated wedding

The family tweeted its thanks late Saturday night while Harry and his bride were attending a private soiree hosted by Prince Charles.

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Everywhere Meghan and Harry went they had a little band following them from behind.

Charlotte and George steal the show as royal kids complete memorable day

Everywhere Meghan and Harry went they had a little band following them from behind.

Speaking at a meeting of the National Rifle Association, the President then deplored London's knife crime.

US, China issue joint statement vowing not to launch trade war

The two nations agreed to meaningfully increase the export of US agriculture and energy products.

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