Mark Lundy will wake up in a prison cell after being convicted for a second time of the brutal murders of his wife and daughter.
When schools have been destroyed and every blackboard and exercise book is lost, you can start again with School-in-a-Box.
Mark Lundy was found guilty of murdering 38-year-old wife Christine and seven-year-old daughter Amber.
Up to 150,000 people are expected to pack into Auckland's ASB Showgrounds to enjoy the rides, the animals, the food and the circus acts.
Fletcher EQR and Insurance Australia Group Limited have been cited in a complaint over alleged human rights breaches.
Tonight, one of the Black Caps' best ever summers will conclude with the New Zealand Cricket Awards in Auckland.
The new CGI Thunderbirds series which launches on New Zealand television this month is a far cry from the marionettes of old.
Friday's match against the Stormers in Wellington will mark a significant milestone for one of the team's most dynamic but controversial players, midfielder Ma'a Nonu.
Despite losing 1-0 to South Korea, All Whites coach Anthony Hudson has praised his young side for competing so well against a team ranked 78 places higher.
Para-cyclists Foy and Fairweather defended their title in the three km pursuit in the Netherlands.
A pocket-sized camera lost by an Australian tourist three months ago in Antarctica has miraculously been found.
It's 50 years since the science fiction series Thunderbirds, featuring marionette puppets, burst onto the small screen.
An eight-month-old baby who booked a rental car is to get a refund, but it's taken his parents a major publicity battle to get it.
Lufthansa has admitted it knew that pilot Andreas Lubitz suffered from severe depression, long before he deliberately crashed an Airbus full of passengers into the French Alps.
Police Commissioner Mike Bush told 3 News today murdered woman Susan Burdett deserves justice, but he's refusing to reopen the case.
NASA appears to be testing a real-life flying saucer.
Tourism operators say they're worried about what impact Air NZ's axing of flights between Christchurch and Japan will have on their businesses.
An update on the markets for April 1, 2015.
Team New Zealand are looking to fight the scrapping of the Auckland America's Cup qualifying regatta after teams today indicated their preference for all racing in 2017 to be done in Bermuda.
Hurricanes midfield back Ma'a Nonu will join an exclusive club of players to notch 150 Super Rugby games when he faces the Stormers in Wellington on Friday.
Mark Lundy has been found guilty of the murders of his wife Christine and daughter Amber in their family home.
Jeremy Clarkson will return to Top Gear for an upcoming series of live dates, despite being fired from the TV show.
Police Commissioner Mike Bush says murdered woman Susan Burdett deserves justice - but won't reopen the case after Teina Pora's conviction was quashed.
Ubisoft will release Assassin's Creed Chronicles titles that send players to China, India and Russia.
A video has emerged of an Auckland bus driver reading the paper while at the wheel.
Jurors have entered the third day of deliberations in the Mark Lundy double-murder case today.
Lufthansa says the co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings jet had informed the airline in 2009 that he had previously suffered from severe depression.
The latest trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road ups the action even further.
Labour leader Andrew Little says his party decided to back Winston Peters in the fight for Northland after the first polls came out showing him with a commanding lead.
Hayley became the ninth contestant to leave The Bachelor NZ last night after Arthur Green didn't offer her a rose.
Scientists are hoping to discover exactly what is sticking to our skin and whether it's good or bad for our health.
Students at the University of Kentucky have been offered a hands-on opportunity to learn how to wrangle a steer.
The New Zealand dollar is getting tantalisingly close to parity with the Aussie dollar.
An unapologetic, relentlessly crowd-pleasing action flick and a touching farewell to Paul Walker.
New research has shed light on why some women are at a much higher risk of contracting breast cancer.
Some of the biggest names in music have appeared together on one stage, joining forces not to sing but to sell their new streaming service.
A court in Malaysia has sentenced a man to hang after finding him guilty of killing two British medical students in Borneo.
Prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial have saved the most gut-wrenching testimony for last, and it brought many in the courtroom to tears.
A brilliant display of humanity has been caught on video after a woman in China was trapped under a car.
Millions who love, or love to hate Justin Bieber, have tuned in to watch the young pop star being humiliated on Comedy Central.
Charles Piutau will join the exodus of All Blacks leaving New Zealand after the Rugby World Cup, signing with Irish club Ulster.
A new-look All Whites side conceded a goal in the dying minutes as they fell to a 1-0 defeat to South Korea in Seoul.
Fans welcomed home the Black Caps with claps and cheers today at Auckland Airport after their efforts in the Cricket World Cup final in Melbourne.
Benton Parata never regained consciousness from a savage attack by other inmates inside Christchurch Prison.
Wellington's new eye-catching air traffic control tower is a celebration of the windy city's creativity.
Despite a warm welcome home, Shane Bond is having no second thoughts about quitting as the Black Caps' bowling coach.
The little round balls of fluff soon grow up to be much-loved pets, but where do these animals come from?
An update on the markets for March 31, 2015.
The theory that AFL players Lachie Keeffe and Josh Thomas could have eaten beef contaminated by clenbuterol has been rejected by the NZ meat industry.
One of the country's longest-running regional TV broadcasters is going off the air for good.
Investigators say the co-pilot who crashed into the French Alps had been treated for suicidal tendencies before he got his pilot's licence.
The mother of Labour MP Carmel Sepuloni has been sentenced for a string of benefit fraud offences committed with her partner, who together were overpaid more than $95,000.
More than 200 sheep initially thought gunned down in north Otago were actually killed by dogs, police say.
Fans have hit back at Jay Z and friends after the musicians launches a social media campaign to promote streaming service Tidal.
The official welcome for the Black Caps is getting underway at the Cloud in Auckland, after the team arrived back from Australia today.
The days of a wallet or purse stuffed full of cards may be on the way out with the launch of a new app called Semble.
The end of March deadline has been reached, but police are no closer to catching the blackmailer who threatened to contaminate New Zealand infant formula with the poison 1080.
Daniel Vettori has confirmed his retirement from international cricket.
A 3 News investigation into Auckland's fruit fly outbreak has discovered almost 6 million passengers have entered the country without biosecurity X-rays since the Government relaxed the rules.
Winston Peters and John Key squared off in Parliament today as Northland's new MP asked the Prime Minister exactly what National would deliver for the region after losing in its by-election.