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While the US President remained in the White House, his government shut down, thousands of protesters rallied outside.

One year on from Trump's inauguration, US govt in shutdown, thousands march in protest

Hundreds of thousands participated in protests around the US today.

02:03
Pita Taufa is best known as Tonga’s flagbearer at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Pita Taufatofua turned heads in 2016 - he's about to do it again in PyeongChang.

'This is a miracle!' Tonga's oiled-up flag-bearer from Rio qualifies for Winter Olympics as cross country skier

00:22
The bombing killed at least nine people.

Turkey launches attack on US-backed Kurdish forces across Syrian border

Turkish jets bombed more than 100 Kurdish militia targets, killing at least nine people.

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The Treaty Negotiations Minister said the government had to honour the obligation.

The Treaty Negotiations Minister said the government had to honour the obligation.

Iwis secure $370m in extra Treaty payments from the government

00:23
Police were called out to the suburb of Panmure last night for the second time in two nights.

Man stabbed in second Auckland brawl had helped man hit by car night before

Police say this shows "how things can go spectacularly wrong when people attempt to take the law into their own hands, to seek retribution in this way."

00:30
The Danish world number two defeated her Russian rival Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3, 6-0 in Melbourne.

Caroline Wozniacki storms into Australian Open quarter-finals after dominant straight sets win

Wozniacki defeated her Russian rival Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3, 6-0 in Melbourne.

Ish Sodhi of New Zealand during the One Day International Series match between South Africa and New Zealand at the Kingsmead Stadium, Durban on the 26th of August 2015
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Kiwi spinner Ish Sodhi keen to impress in Black Caps T20s

Sodhi is a mainstay of the NZ T20 outfit and played in all three of their victories against West Indies earlier this month.

01:11
Jacinda Ardern is taking six weeks off mid-2018 to give birth to her first child.

'I'd like to give a donation to Plunket' – PM to give part of salary due to 'down-scaled job'

Jacinda Ardern is taking six weeks off mid-2018 to give birth to her first child.

There is a proposal to close the Waitakere Ranges, which has seen 20 per cent of its kauri trees infected with the disease.

Govt's target of 1b trees in 10 years a 'fanciful mirage' - National

However the Forestry Minister says planting will " ramp up".

01:00
The rocket was launched from the Mahia Peninsula this afternoon.

The rocket was launched from the Mahia Peninsula this afternoon.

Lift off! Watch as Rocket Lab successfully launch their Electron rocket

00:29
The march is on the anniversary of the US President's inauguration.

US Women's March critical of Trump's view on immigration, abortion, LGBT+ rights

The march is on the anniversary of the US President’s inauguration.

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Man left with serious head injuries after Christchurch assault

The alleged attack occurred about 11pm yesterday in Linwood.

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You can take the big man out of New Zealand, but you can't take New Zealand out of the big man.

'Hey mate, how we doin?' - Steven Adams proves he takes Kiwi banter everywhere after getting mic'd up in OKC's win over Cavs

You can take the big man out of New Zealand, but you can't take New Zealand out of the big man.

00:18
The Treaty Negotiations Minister said the government had to honour the obligation.

Iwis secure $370m in extra Treaty payments from the government

Two iwi have netted another $370 million in extra Treaty of Waitangi payments, coming on top of their original settlements.

00:29
The 148-124 win is the most points the Thunder have ever scored in a regular season game.

Steven Adams lays in deft finger-roll lay-up despite double team in OKC's record-breaking win over Cavs

The 148-124 win is the most points OKC have ever scored in a regular season game.

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One person in hospital after serious assault in Christchurch

Police were called to the assault just after 11.00pm on Sewell Street, Linwood.

Northern Corridor Improvements proposal will connect the Hobsonville, Northwestern and Southwestern Motorways.

Motorists travelling between Auckland and Northland set for months' of night-time closures

The Northern Motorway will be closed for road works five nights a week.

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