Large explosion flattens NY apartment buildings, killing at least two people and injuring 18.
Last week's flooding was last straw for many who are worrying about this weekend's storm.
Mother of one of the boys targeted by teacher describes horror of her son being sexually abused.
Son, 9, of man killed by a Chinese driver pleads for law to ensure tourists pass NZ driving test.
Investigators can find little trace of $1 million gambling addict embezzled from employers.
Accepting gifts of underwear and party invites show boundaries between teachers and pupils are being stretched.
PM dresses down Judith Collins after more details were revealed about an official trip to China.
A 64-year-old US man is freed after 25 years in prison as his murder conviction gets overturned.
Emails talking of half truths and auditors 'on the warpath' were outlined on first day of South Canterbury Finance fraud trial.
Even the ritziest address can have their value slashed by association with methamphetamine.
Data scientists trawl through more than two million tweets in a bid to discover the secret to bolstering engagement.
She's found herself getting mixed up in her parent's divorce drama and she wants out, but can she say so?
Why are there never any patrol cars in suburban streets? Are cameras meant to be doing all their work?
What's your favourite Miley moment? Or, conversely, which has been your most disgusting Miley moment?
The thought of Hawaiian music might evoke images of men in leis gently strumming songs for sun-baked tourists.
For Lucas Lormans, the dangers of Facebook lie close to home and he wants to protect his daughter.
The small seaside town of Mui Ne may take time getting to but it's worth it.
A working adventure took expat Brendan Porter and his young family to Korea.
A rampaging, house cat with a "history of violence" traps US family and their dog in a bedroom.
AgResearch will keep the Invermay research centre open but still plans to shift its animal production unit to Lincoln.
Judith Collins gives an assurance there's nothing more to come out about her trip to China to embarrass John Key.
Steve Williams says his one regret was his interview on the 18th green at Firestone after Adam Scott won.