Its the miracle in Chiang Rai. The story of courage and resilience behind the week long international rescue efforts to first find, then bring home, the Wild Boars football team from deep in a flooded cave. News crews flocked to Thailand when the boys went missing and they captured all the key moments in the rollercoaster ride of the search and the rescue.
What drove Peter Miles to shoot his four grandchildren, his daughter and his wife, before turning a gun on himself? The tragedy stunned the world and was Australias worst mass shooting since Port Arthur in 1996. Denham Hitchcock sits down with Aaron Cockman - the father who lost his family in the Margaret River massacre - to discover the answer.
Plastic transformed our lives but now, were drowning in it. Recycling plants are bursting at the seams, as Kiwis throw out more rubbish than ever. With a waste crisis on our hands, experts say its time to radically change our lifestyles. Can we live without plastic? SUNDAY investigates.
A small farming community awakes to absolute devastation. After a night of heavy rain, a million tonnes of forestry waste comes crashing down the slopes, smashing anything in its way. Some locals are angry that forestry is allowed to operate on some of the most erodible land in the country, but others feel forestry's a vital industry that pumps millions of dollars into the economy. So who is to blame and who pays the multi-million dollar clean-up bill?
Black blood runs in the veins of 17 year old Brigham Riwai-Couch. Maori All Blacks on his mums side and his dads Grandfather was Ben Couch, an All Black from 1947 1949, whose international career was cruelly shortened after he was prevented from touring South Africa because he was Maori. Almost 70 years later his great grandson Brigham set off to South Africa to right the wrong.
To his believers, hes known simply as The Healer. Charlie Goldsmith claims he can cure the sick without even touching them. Arthritis, infections, chronic pain Charlie says he can heal them all with his mysterious energy alone. He does it for free and he has plenty of patients who will attest to his inexplicable powers. But is he truly a healer or is it all a hoax?