Body recovered from canal confirmed to be missing Twizel man

It is believed David Allan Fountain's car entered the canal following a single vehicle crash.

02:14
More than 12 million people gazed as the moon passed in front of the sun.

More than 12 million people gazed as the moon passed in front of the sun.

Watch: Breathtaking solar eclipse sweeps across US, millions watch on in wonder

02:33
Tim Wilson set a little test for the young and the not-so young.

Watch: Kiwis put to the test to see how good their spelling and grammar is

Tim Wilson set a little test for the young and the not-so young.

Sonny Bill Williams after being sent off against the British and Irish Lions

Match officials' role after Sonny Bill Williams' headknock against Wallabies to be investigated

SBW took a blow to the head early in the Test, but was allowed to continue playing.

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Crotty says that the All Blacks' fullback will be missed by his teammates during his sabbatical.

Crotty says that the All Blacks' fullback will be missed by his teammates during his sabbatical.

Watch: Ryan Crotty pretends to break down when asked about 'Mayor of Dunedin' Ben Smith

01:56
A new poll commissioned by the Drug Foundation shows 65 per cent of Kiwis want personal possession of cannabis decriminalised.

Drug Foundation fears for drug policy reform as Peter Dunne bows out

The United Future leader fought for drug use to be treated as a health issue rather than a criminal one.

Green Party candidate for Nelson Matt Lawrey.

Nelson 'left in the dark' over Govt's failure to release findings into Southern Link road - Green candidate

National's Nick Smith Smith says he remains in "strong favour for the Link".

00:21
Tabraiz Shamsi just had to stand and take the bails off, he did this instead.

Fail! CPL Bowler stuffs up certain run out with under the legs dismissal attempt

Tabraiz Shamsi just had to stand and take the bails off, he did this instead.

Machete wielding man robs petrol station on Waiheke Island

Police say the man threatened the attendant before making off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

02:11
The 22-year-old Moroccan was wearing a fake suicide vest when police cornered him in a vineyard.

The 22-year-old Moroccan was wearing a fake suicide vest when police cornered him in a vineyard.

Police shoot and kill suspected 'bomb belt' wearing Barcelona van driver

00:47
Michael Cheika admitted his side folded under pressure early as NZ defeated Australia 54-34 in Sydney.

'We are seeing huge improvements' - Wallabies urge patience after Sydney hammering

Assistant Mick Byrne says Australia are getting better after the 54-34 loss in Sydney.

The NZ First leader says the election campaign so far is a "royal circus".

Bill English won't rule out finance or economic development roles for Winston Peters post-election

The PM wants to be Mr Peters first call when it comes time to talk coalitions.

03:37
The tax would not apply to the family home and would need the support of a special tax inquiry.

Jacinda Ardern's apparent 'captain's call' leaves door open to a capital gains tax

The Labour leader has taken a gamble on a politically toxic issue.

00:19
The search for 10 sailors missing after the collision has continued into its second day.

The search for 10 sailors missing after the collision has continued into its second day.

Watch: US Navy destroyer limps into port after colliding with oil tanker east of Singapore

Fatal crash lie sees trawler lose $173,000

A man and his partner faced Christchurch District Court today after lying about a fatal crash in order to get him off a fishing vessel.

00:40
Sam Whitelock says that the side need to be more ruthless against Australia this week.

'We have to do better' - All Blacks out to avoid Sydney-style second half slump

The Wallabies scored four unanswered tries in NZ's 54-34 win.

00:44
Hit And Run Campaign member Marianne Elliott says the Government has stalled on calling an inquiry, hoping public interest would die off.

Protesters demand independent inquiry into alleged Afghan civilian deaths during SAS raid

Campaigners say the Government hopes public interest in the issue will die off.

Shaun Johnson of the Warriors in action during the NRL Rugby League match between Canberra Raiders and Vodafone Warriors at GIO Stadium, Canberra, Australia. Saturday 15 April 2017 © Copyright Photo: Mark Metcalfe / www.Photosport.nz

Shaun Johnson returns against Sea Eagles as Warriors look to end losing streak

The star halfback returns to face Manly at Mt Smart Stadium on Sunday.

00:13
Russia's Ministry of Defence claim they have killed 800 militants in August alone.

Raw video: Russian warplanes take out '200 ISIS jihadists' in devastating Syrian airstrikes

Russia's Ministry of Defence claim they have killed 800 militants in August alone.

00:24
Ilia Calderon interviewed Ku Klux Klan leader Christopher Barker at his home in Yanceyville, North Carolina.

Watch: 'We gonna burn you out' – KKK leader's shocking threats to Hispanic reporter during interview

Ilia Calderon interviewed Ku Klux Klan leader Christopher Barker at his home in Yanceyville, North Carolina.

Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark - photo: Mogens Engelund

Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik denied entry to Aussie bar over 'ridiculous' ID law

Prince Frederik arrived with police who asked he be allowed to enter despite not having ID.

00:55
Air New Zealand and Commonwealth Bank have partnered in the robot experiment this week at check-in and at some departure gates.

Watch: Robot called Chip helps Air NZ passengers check-in at Sydney Airport

Air NZ and Commonwealth Bank have partnered in the robot experiment this week.

00:28
Playing for the Jamaica Tallawahs, the young opener sent this delivery miles.

Explosive Black Caps youngster Glenn Phillips wallops enormous six in CPL

Playing for the Jamaica Tallawahs, the young opener sent this delivery miles.

00:30
The Labour leader has released the latest advertisement after the previous one starring Andrew Little was pulled.

The Labour leader has released the latest advertisement after the previous one starring Andrew Little was pulled.

Watch Labour's new campaign ad featuring Jacinda Ardern, a hair cut, and a fish and chip shop

00:29
Smith will begin his All Blacks sabbatical after this week's Dunedin Test against the Wallabies.

'I just wanna have a really good week' – departing All Blacks star Ben Smith on his last Test of 2017

Smith will begin his sabbatical after this week's Dunedin Test against the Wallabies.

Truck and school bus collide near Dunedin

Police say there are reports of minor injuries.

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