The All Blacks are preparing to be confronted by the twin openside threats of David Pocock and Michael Hooper during the Rugby Championship decider against the Wallabies in Sydney.
The Warriors are focused on Saturday's clash with the Dragons in Wellington, and not just the implications for them on the ladder.
An Auckland high school has turned its rugby players' NCEA results around in just a few years.
The most energy efficient house in the country has been officially unveiled in Christchurch.
In the lead-up to the centenary of the Battle of Chunuk Bair at Gallipoli this weekend, students at Wellington's Thorndon School have discovered that four previous students lost their lives there.
The Australian bride who lost thousands after her husband skipped bail and went on the run is sticking by him.
An Auckland man who "surfed" on the roof of taxi over Auckland's Harbour Bridge is tonight warning others not to follow his example after he was found guilty of causing a criminal nuisance.
Twelve years after the grounding of the Concorde, a new supersonic plane has been designed that could fly from London to New York in an hour.
One person has died in an apartment fire in the Auckland suburb of Panmure this afternoon.
The Government is proposing a drastic overhaul of laws dealing with domestic violence.
The mother of a wanted man believed to be holding a 15-year-old girl against her will has spoken out tonight, saying reports she's in harm's way are wrong.
The League Fix has a special guest co-host this week and he's a man who has a fair idea about the going-ons at Mt Smart.
The censored trailer for violent Ryan Reynolds superhero movie Deadpool is here.
The Back to the Future hoverboard is finally here.
A look at some of the vicious, outlandish monsters that will torment players in Dark Souls III.
Lenny Kravitz has addressed his now infamous wardrobe malfunction by posting a funny text from Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler.
It's 365 days until the Rio Olympics so Michelle Pickles sat down with the High Performance Sport NZ CEO Alex Baumann to get his thoughts on where our athletes are at.
First trailer for Roland Emmerich's gay rights drama about a man caught up in the 1969 Stonewall Riots.
With one year to go until the Rio Olympics, Black Sticks captain Anita Punt is focused on the chase for a medal.
Miley Cyrus joined her father Billy Ray Cyrus onstage in West Hollywood on Monday to rock out with metal stars Steel Panther.
The 4-4-2 crew look ahead to the upcoming 2015/16 EPL season, picking all the winners and losers.
Kiwi-born Paul Lasike has made a strong first impression at the Arizona Cardinals' training camp.
Justice Minister Amy Adams is about to launch a discussion paper proposing a shake-up of domestic violence laws.
Consumer NZ expects the Government to lower the online shopping GST threshold, despite concerns it will cost more to collect than it brings in.
Allegations linking former PM Edward Heath to child sex abuse are threatening fresh disgrace for Britain's political establishment.
Xbox announced Halo Wars 2 and debuted gameplay of Crackdown 3, Scalebound and more at Gamescom 2015 - watch the briefing here.
A road safety advocate is urging young drivers against defensive driving courses, because those that do end up having more accidents.
Trade Minister Tim Groser says holding out for a better dairy deal in the TPPA will help farmers survive times of falling dairy prices.
Rory McIlroy showed that he isn't just a pro from the golf tee.
A prankster who calls himself 'Johnny Danger' has appeared in court this morning on charges stemming from a trip across Auckland's Harbour Bridge on the roof of a taxi.
A number of airlines have banned the transport of dead wildlife on their flights, following the killing of Cecil the lion.
"People who were part of the circus, they just yelled 'run'AAA Next thing you know, the wind picked up and took the tent with it."
Kelly Osbourne has insisted sheAAAs not a racist following a comment she made during an appearance on The View.
A new analysis of the Auckland housing crisis shows the shortfall rising from 15,000 to more than 24,000 by 2018.
A Toyota Corolla has become a vehicle of interest for officers searching for 15-year-old LA Tukerangi, who has allegedly been kidnapped.
Beloved British entertainer Cilla Black died of a stroke after suffering a fall at her home in Spain, according to her grieving sons.
The Govt is being accused of wasting millions of dollars on a farm in Saudi Arabia and making an unjustified payment to the man who owns it.
Prices have slumped for the 10th consecutive time at this morning's GlobalDairyTrade auction, with the average price falling by 9.3pct.
Six fire trucks attended a blaze in Sandringham overnight, but couldn't stop part of the building being gutted.
Today marks one year to go until the Rio Olympic games, but any celebrations are being overshadowed.
Lauren Boyle became New Zealand's most prolific medal winner at swimming world championships after claiming a brilliant silver in Russia.
Openers Martin Guptill and Tom Latham both struck centuries as New Zealand crushed Zimbabwe by 10 wickets.
The Mental Health Foundation says it is concerned Taser use on those with mental illnesses will grow after the decision to arm frontline officers.
The Wallabies are not giving much away in the lead up to the Rugby Championship decider on Saturday. It adds to the intrigue for the All Blacks, who are already wary of what they will face on, and off, the field.
Ahead of their clash with the Dragons in Wellington, the Warriors are still confident of making the top eight.
Three years after he lost two comrades in Afghanistan, a Burnham soldier has honoured their memory.
Life's little problems are in the process of being solved by the next generation of designers.
The last surviving member of the Air Force squadron known as the Dambusters, has died.
Hundreds of lives could be saved by a simple urine test developed to detect pancreatic cancer.
Australian stuntman Robbie Maddison has made waves with a video of him surfing the world's fiercest wave AAA on a motorbike.
An Auckland teen has told the Connor Morris murder trial he was a drunken idiot who made a stupid mistake when he kicked a stranger in the head.
US President Barack Obama says power plants must cut emissions by 32 percent by 2030, as he unveils a major new plan to tackle climate change.
An Australian groom is in trouble not just with his bride, but also police, for doing a runner after getting married.
At 45-years-old, Kali Meehan is almost twice Joseph Parker's age but insists he wouldn't have taken the fight if he knew he couldn't handle it.
The family of a 15-year-old girl who has allegedly been kidnapped have made an emotional plea for her return.
A Canterbury woman lost everything she owned while her home underwent quake repairs.
Video has emerged of the moment a hitchhiking robot was attacked in Philadelphia.
Joseph Parker's October bout with Kali Meehan has been dubbed 'Judgement Day' and the Kiwi heavyweight acknowledges he'll have to alter his game plan.
Justin Bieber stunned music fans at an LA music festival by joining collaborators Diplo and Skrillex onstage.
An autopsy on singer/TV presenter Cilla Black has failed to determine why she died on the weekend.