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02:28
A programme called Broadway Dreams is importing some of New York's greatest talents to pass on their knowledge in NZ.

Kiwis given a shot at making their Broadway theatre dreams come true

A programme called Broadway Dreams is bringing some of New York’s greatest talents to Auckland.

Flea breakout prompts fumigation at Middlemore Hospital's surgical ward

Fleas can be a problem in hospital settings this time of year, a hospital spokesperson says.

02:02
After 21 years in Australia, Graeme Isaako is back in New Zealand for the role of his life.

Aoteoroa's own Māori Aladdin hoping to win over Kiwi audiences

Graeme Isaako who plays the role of Aladdin in the Auckland season at the Civic Theatre, is of Māori and Samoan descent.

01:45
The latest Child Poverty Monitor found children in our most disadvantaged communities are twice as likely to end up in hospital.

Welfare benefits involving children should be linked to wages - Children's Commissioner

The Child Poverty Monitor shows one in five children from the most disadvantaged communities are going without the basics.

Food grants have soared by 50 per cent over the past couple of years.

Auckland City Mission calls on Government to track food poverty as problem rises

Over the next two weeks the mission plans to hand out over 8000 family food parcels.

01:51

Family of woman dying from cancer pleads for her to be moved from mould-ravaged state house - 'It's not her choice to be sick'

The state landlord claims it is “satisfied” that a property riddled with mould “has generally been in reasonable order”.

02:07
Lawmakers are looking at how regulation has been put in place overseas.

Government investigates whether to restrict Kiwis' access to internet porn

Children's Minister Tracey Martin says she is looking at what can be done.

01:52
Housing Minister Phil Twyford is looking into a share equity scheme.

Families struggling to pay for house deposits may soon be able to partner with Government in equity scheme

"I think the Salvation Army feel like they'd like us to go further and faster and I share that impatience," says the Housing Minister.

01:58
The Human Rights Commission says the 60-year-old law is outdated and discriminatory.

Calls for children's rights to be recognised in review of 'outdated' adoption laws

The Human Rights Commission describes the 60-year-old legislation as outdated and discriminatory.

02:10
Analysts have told 1 NEWS they think the Defence Force is already preparing for cyber attack.

Defending ourselves is no longer enough to fight off cyber attacks, experts say

Analysts have told 1 NEWS they think the Defence Force is already preparing to fight back.

Ms MacGregor's lawyer says only her client can say whether she is happy with the sum awarded by the Human Rights Tribunal.

Colin Craig sought out Rachel MacGregor in 'irregular and inappropriate ways' court told

The former Conservative Party leader and his former press secretary are suing each other for defamation.

The former Conservative Party leader says that defending a defamation case taken against him is all about protecting his reputation.

Colin Craig to reveal text messages detailing 'true nature of relationship with' Rachel MacGregor

The former Conservative Party leader and his press secretary are suing each other for defamation.

01:41
It’s moving temporarily while the original premises get an upgrade.

Temporary relocation of Auckland City Mission ruffles some neighbours' feathers

The new spot for the next two years is close by while its existing site undergoes a makeover.

02:13
From discrimination to an overpriced rental market and family violence, the homeless face a raft of challenges.

Homeless in New Zealand: 'I was struggling to get a tenancy in my own country' - What's keeping the homeless on the street?

Housing First says it’s much easier for homeless people to deal with issues like addiction, mental and physical health once they have a safe, warm, stable place to live.

01:59
1 NEWS reporter Ryan Boswell spoke to three men who are or were homeless about the reason they became homeless.

1 NEWS investigates homelessness in New Zealand: The faces of New Zealand's homeless

1 NEWS reporter Ryan Boswell spoke to three men who are or were homeless about the reasons they ended up living rough.

01:59
The warning comes a day before the first rough sleeper count takes place in Auckland.

‘Not enough is being done’ – homeless advocacy groups warn demand is on the rise

The warning comes a day before the first rough sleeper count takes place in Auckland.

01:51
It’s been found most schools are failing to keep pace with social and technological changes when it comes to sex ed.

‘Really young kids were engaging with porn’ – calls for sexual violence and pornography to be tackled in schools

It’s been found most schools are failing to keep pace with social and technological changes when it comes to sex ed.

01:47
Housing NZ will only lease homes build after 2000, but critics say it’s a ludicrous position in the current housing climate.

Housing New Zealand accused of making a 'mockery' of the housing crisis by rejecting homes because of their age

Judith Collins said the agency needs to look at the “dopey policy” given the current demand for state housing.

01:47
Housing NZ will only lease homes build after 2000, but critics say it’s a ludicrous position in the current housing climate.

‘It’s a dopey policy’ – Auckland home owner stunned after state landlord rejects offer of a house for the homeless

Housing NZ will only lease homes build after 2000, but critics say it’s a ludicrous position in the current housing climate.

01:46
The Salvation Army is warning that people will die on the streets, unless urgent action is taken.

Salvation Army warns homeless people will die this winter unless urgent action taken

The Sallies want community organisations like churches to open their doors during the colder months.

02:07
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has fronted up over residents being forced to live life on the street or in cars.

Fleas, stock market crash and cost of rent - hear the stories behind some of Auckland's 26,000 homeless

1 NEWS took to the streets to meet some of those forced to live in parks and cars.

02:38
Those in community housing schemes look unlikely to receive the same pay-out as Housing NZ tenants caught up in the meth testing debacle.

Social housing tenants evicted over meth contamination may miss out on compensation

Those in community housing schemes look unlikely to receive the same pay-out as Housing NZ tenants.

02:02
The shocking admission by Housing New Zealand has social agencies pleading for a more compassionate approach to be taken to housing the vulnerable.

Government stands by Housing New Zealand evictions

National spokeswoman Judith Collins says each eviction needs to be looked at individually.

02:02
The shocking admission by Housing New Zealand has social agencies pleading for a more compassionate approach to be taken to housing the vulnerable.

Families with children kicked out of state housing for not paying their rent

Housing New Zealand evicted 87 families between 2014-15 and 2017-18.

01:49
Tens of millions of dollars are being spent on those struggling – but not all beneficiaries are following the rules.

Tenants behaving badly: Government expects to recoup $5m from emergency housing recipients who didn’t follow the rules

Tens of millions of dollars are being spent on those struggling – but not all beneficiaries are following the rules.

03:05
The country’s top scientists say they’re no health risks from third hand exposure where P has been consumed.

No link between third-hand exposure to meth and adverse health effects: new report

Remediation only appropriate for identified former P labs and homes where high use has taken place.

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