Boston's Logan Airport was bustling with runners arriving for Tuesday's (NZ time) marathon.
FIFA have opened Venue Ticketing Centres in 10 of the 12 World Cup host cities as fans flock to pick up tickets.
Metiria Turei said she would like to be deputy Prime Minister along with Russel Norman.
Manuel Pellegrini believes he has no reason to fear for his future as Manchester City manager despite recent results.
Sunderland are eyeing up second place Chelsea this weekend after throwing a spanner in Manchester City's title challenge last week.
The Melbourne Rebels put the brakes on the Western Force's winning run with a hard-earned 22-16 victory at AAMI Park.
Brisbane fullback Ben Barba put in his finest game for his new club in scoring a try, playing a hand in two as the Broncos eased past the Knights.
Gui Finkler has sensationally earned Melbourne Victory a second A-League final, knocking out Sydney FC with an injury-time winner.
Manly secured a 26-21 come-from-behind win over North Queensland on Friday night on the back of a Jamie Buhrer late try.
The Hurricanes have overpowered the Blues in the second half to win 39-20 in Wellington.
Pro-Russian rebels have kept their grip on seized government buildings in Ukraine, a day after Kiev struck a deal with Russia and the West.
Trent Hodkinson's 78th-minute field goal sealed a 15-14 victory for Canterbury over a patched-up South Sydney.
At least six climbers have been killed after an avalanche struck Mount Everest
For William Trubridge every dive is a journey not just to the ocean depths, but to the extreme limits of physical and mental endurance.
Auckland Zoo just became slightly more Australian with the introduction of four Tasmanian devils.
Russia, Ukraine, the US and EU have reached a surprise deal on de-escalating the worsening Ukrainian crisis
Wanaka retailers are once again flouting Easter trading laws, making the most of the town's biggest weekend of the year.
There aren't many cars that have inspired a song recognisable around the western world.
A largely unknown Blues player is hoping to be the playmaker in tonight's match between the Blues and the Hurricanes.
Kiwi mountain biker Connor Macfarlane has twice come close to winning an event on the World Tour, now he's finally done it - and in his own backyard.
Silver Ferns coach Waimarama Taumaunu is chasing a Commonwealth Games three-peat.
Top New Zealand jockey James MacDonald is on the cusp of a more than $300,000 pay day at the Royal Randwick races in Sydney tomorrow.
A chain of legal high stores has been open on Good Friday, although technically they're not selling the drug.
For decades scientists have been scouring the universe for a planet like ours.
Blues second five Ma'a Nonu has been ruled out of tonight's Super Rugby match with the Hurricanes through injury.
Video highlights, live updates as they happen and all the action as the Hurricanes host the Blues in Wellington.
Tareha and Crownthorpe schools both opened in 1926 but they've now been forced to close their doors.
The Duke a Duchess of Cambridge have wowed crowds at Sydney's Royal Easter Show.
The captain was not at the helm of the South Korean ferry that capsized two days ago (Reuters)
Sir Ian McKellen has given a rare interview to 3 News about his time on The Hobbit.
Wind gusts of up to 140km/h have caused chaos and seriously damaged dozens of buildings on the South Island's west coast.
A senior police officer who referred to a young rape victim as a "willing party" to her abuse will be disciplined,
Christchurch and many parts of Canterbury have been hit hard by a storm, for the second time in just six weeks.
Christchurch has been hit hard by the tail-end of Cyclone Ita, which has ravaged the country for the past 24 hours.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have made a poignant visit to one of the worst affected towns in last year's bushfires.
Family Planning national nurse advisor Rose Stewart is on a mission to educate people about the basics of anatomy.
It's been a short week, but a busy one in the news world, from the royals departing, to the Labour Party transport policy.
If this long Easter Weekend means entertaining children, you might be considering the new Lego Movie, but will it do the trick?
A clever promotional stunt was just too good to ignore at the Pukekohe Park Raceway.
When Vai Inga Tuigamala retired 12 years ago, he had a loving family and his health, but since then, he has almost lost all of that.
The Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick is the jewel in the crown of Sydney's rich championship carnival.
The storm today swept through the top of the North Island as dawn broke and caused major problems.
Campbell Live pose a question to New Zealand MPs: is time to decriminalise marijuana for personal use?
BikeNZ has announced the track cycling and triathlon teams that will head to Glasgow to compete in the Commonwealth Games later this year.
At 196cm tall and tipping the scales at 125kg, it's little wonder Nemani Nadolo's been likened to Jonah Lomu.
New Zealand is set to take a major step forward in the fight against corruption in sport - just in time for next year's Cricket World Cup.
Judith Collins has avoided media on seven occasions in Parliament this week.
Michael Edward Preston, the estranged husband of killed Wellington woman Mei Fan, has been charged with her murder.
A 52-year-old woman has been found dead at a house in rural North Otago, sparking a homicide inquiry.
A woman has escaped a conviction for shooting her husband, with the court recognising the stress she's been under since the death of her son.
There is evidence that many passengers on the sinking SKorean ferry were denied a proper chance to escape.
High winds and high tide meant high drama on Auckland's Tamaki Drive this morning.
Firefighters in Cobden went from being run off their feet to blown off them as 140 km/h winds wreaked havoc on the region.
Genesis Energy's share price leapt 17 percent in the opening minutes of trading.
Violent winds are pushing the fire service to its limit on the West Coast.
Despite a dangerous high tide and severe weather wreaking havoc in Auckland, a person has been spotted walking along Tamaki Dr.
A new review into the 2010 Fox Glacier plane crash will call on outside skills and expertise.
Warriors utility Ben Henry will make his return to first grade action this weekend after being named on the bench for the clash with the Dragons on Saturday.
They may have left NA, but there is no escaping the royals and their tour because they simply made a short trip across the ditch.
Charlie Gubb talks to The League Fix about his Selection for the Warriors this weekend.