He hasn't officially retired, as funny things can happen at World Cups, but he's still gutted, and he told Story about the moment he got the bad news.
Orthorexia nervosa describes the harmful obsession some of us have with good eating, and it can lead to malnutrition and social isolation.
The All Blacks have started a three-day camp in Wellington, leaving behind all the hype surrounding last night's squad announcement in the capital.
There's a new set-up now called Eat My Lunch AAA it's part charity, part business. It's called itself a "social enterprise".
Story met with the now 40-year-old naked chef for his only New Zealand television interview.
While the All Blacks were in good spirits at today's session, it is a tough time for those that missed out on selection.
European Union home affairs ministers will meet in mid-September to discuss the "unprecedented" migrant crisis facing the continent.
Women need to get themselves financially fit and stop relying on the universe to provide is one of the messages of Money Week.
New Zealand's Scott Dixon has stunned the IndyCar field after coming from nowhere to win his fourth title.
Three teenagers have been arrested and charged for a savage attack on a Christchurch liquor store worker.
Yaldhurst residents living next door to a quarry on the outskirts of Christchurch say the city's drinking water could be at risk because the quarry's owners have dug too far down into an aquifer.
Jetstar's announcement of its new regional destinations brought cheers from the provinces and a swift response from Air New Zealand.
The big talking point around the All Blacks' World Cup squad is the incredible comeback of Waisake Naholo.
3 News can reveal at least one person who favours a new flag AAA All Black captain Richie McCaw.
Preview of the videogame adaptation, which is viewable on 3NOW.
Taylor Swift was crowned the queen of the MTV Video Music Awards today with four major awards.
All Blacks midfielder Sonny Bill Williams has a new favourite player AAA Nehe Milner-Skudder.
Announcing his presidential run in 2020 and promising to die for art, Kanye West has raised eyebrows with his latest speech.
England is about to be the centre of the rugby universe but it's not just among the English that excitement is building.
Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj got the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards off to a great start with a 'The Night is Still Young' duet.
Nicki Minaj has aggressively called out Miley Cyrus over comments she recently made to the media.
All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has totally ruled out a post-rugby career in politics, as suggested by Prime Minister John Key.
The body of a man found at a house in Titahi Bay yesterday may have been there for some time, police say.
Nelson, Napier, Palmerston North and New Plymouth airports are set to get busier with low-cost airline Jetstar announcing its new domestic routes today.
The Department of Corrections has issued a performance notice to 3M over the quality of its monitoring bracelets.
Frederick Forsyth - best known for The Day of the Jackal - has revealed he was an agent for the MI6 for more than 20 years.
Kiwi driver Scott Dixon has completed a remarkable comeback to win the IndyCar Championship at in Sonoma in California.
Smart watches, wearable tech, whatever you call them. The real estate on your wrist is becoming increasingly crowded as more and more gadgets become available.
All Black Liam Messam has nominated Conrad Smith as the player most suited for a career in politics AAA even going as far to suggest he stand for the Greens.
Malaysia's Prime Minister has slammed protesters for tarnishing the country's image after a second day of demonstrations in Kuala Lumpur.
Prime Minister John Key says he's not sure why more mobile truck shop operators aren't being prosecuted.
Labour leader Andrew Little has admitted telling two of his MPs not to attend a Northland charter school fundraising dinner.
All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has gone back to his farming roots to send a message of support to struggling farmers throughout New Zealand.
Women are being urged to stop relying on the vagaries of "the universe" and start planning for their retirement.
American golfer Brian Harman has etched his name in the history books with a pair of hole-in-ones during the final round of The Barclays in New Jersey.
Three Syrian children hospitalised with dehydration after being rescued in Austria from a van packed with migrants have "vanished" with their parents.
The 31-man 2015 All Blacks World Cup squad consists of names everyone knew would make the cut, along with some unexpected announcements.
Conrad Smith is headed for his third and final Rugby World Cup and he says being named is always an honour.
Midwives fighting for better pay say the Government should expect a growing number of cases brought before the courts in the near future.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been pictured sharing a morning workout with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
Jetstar's been looking at Hamilton, Rotorua, Napier, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Nelson and Invercargill to expand its NZ operations.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has blamed a five-minute lapse in concentration for his side's 2-1 defeat at Swansea City in the Premier League.
Dusan Tadic scored a quick-fire brace as Southampton beat 10-man Norwich City 3-0 at St Mary's to record a first win of the Premier League campaign.
The rapid return of injured winger Waisake Naholo has convinced the All Blacks coaches and medical staff to open their minds to the potential of alternative medicine.
Nick Willis was left searching for answers after finishing sixth in the men's 1500m at the athletics world championships behind Kenyan Asbel Kiprop.
Four suspects in Austria's migrant truck tragedy have been remanded in custody in Hungary as Austrian police rescued three "severely dehydrated" refugee children packed into another vehicle.
They accuse Najib Razak of corruption over a multimillion-dollar payment made by foreign donors to his bank account.
Counties Manukau police are on the hunt for a man who has breached his bail conditions by cutting off his electronic monitoring bracelet.
Australian journalist Peter Greste has vowed to fight the "outrageous" three year sentences handed to him and two Al Jazeera colleagues in an Egyptian court.
Robbie Farah has left Wests Tigers management red-faced after leading his side to a 50-16 NRL win over the Warriors at Campbelltown Stadium.
Labour MP Kelvin Davis has rebelled against his leader, Andrew Little, by giving his support to a charter school AAA a policy Labour strongly opposes.
Waikato have notched an emphatic 43-10 bonus point win over Bay of Plenty in Tauranga.
The team at 3 Sport share their verdict on who will make up the 31-man All Blacks squad travelling to England to retain their Rugby World Cup crown.
One person has been arrested for aggravated robbery in Christchurch yesterday.
What are the All Blacks' chances at the World Cup? Who should be in the 31-man squad? Which country is the biggest threat? Local Kiwis give their verdict.
A number of All Black hopefuls turned out for their provincial sides yesterday in the ITM Cup - but who looks most likely to be on the plane to England for the Rugby World Cup?
Wellington displayed their quality as they cruised to a resounding 29-0 victory over Northland at Westpac Stadium.
A late try to Cronulla hooker Michael Ennis has sealed a 35-28 victory over Parramatta, moving the Sharks into the NRL top four for the first time this season.
Otago set up their first win of the national provincial rugby championship with a storming second half to down Taranaki 34-27 in the rain in New Plymouth.
There is a colourful conspiracy that has the faces of the current advertising campaigns as certainties to be on the plane to UK.