A woman has been accused of racism after footage of her abusing a driver, with his two daughters in the back seat, emerged online.
Police report Kiwis are feeling significantly less safe, and homelessness could be the reason.
If you want research funding from the Movember charity you have to be willing to share results.
Auckland's Tourism department wants to enable cruise ships holding more than 5000 passengers to dock.
North Head mountain is being sprayed with glyphosate, to the dismay of many local residents.
"We had asked for the women's portfolio and we had to weigh it up, do we want to do this work?" - Greens MP Julie Anne Genter.
A group of now ex-local government politicians had to vacate their seats after being elected in the 2017 election - and by-elections aren't cheap.
"We certainly weren't expecting the slip to be that big. I think this has caught everyone by surprise," 1 NEWS was told.
Contributions to the Government's Freshwater Improvement Fund have been dominated by councils and iwi, while farmers lag far behind.
Jacinda Ardern said a hospital wanted to release the 85-year-old late last night.