A woolly Aussie heavyweight claims to have toppled Kiwi sheep Shrek's decade-old 27kg record.
A dead whale that washed up on the Porirua coast has been buried at a secret location.
Cricket great Martin Crowe responds to return of his "tough taskmaster" lymphoma by saying he's got "more work to do".
A Vatican car has been been stopped in France with four kilograms of cocaine on board.
Fred Sirevag was taking in Norway's view when he saw a baby crawling along the edge of a 600m cliff.
The National Party says it will reduce the number of people on welfare by 25 per cent if re-elected to government.
Ukraine ratifies closer ties with the European Union - an issue at the heart of the Russia-West crisis over its future.
Plunging dairy exports have seen the current account deficit balloon to $2 billion in the three months to June 30.
KiwiSaver members missed out on about $400 million in tax credits last year, according to ANZ.
If you're starting a business, think twice about spending on bells and whistles.
Two New York school girls have created a video game that features tampons instead of weapons.
Hell hath no fury like three women scorned in the social media age.
Oxygen is the most vital element to the human body: breathing well is a key factor in health and fortitude.
Kiwi fishing legend Matt Watson is selling his 'cool as beach bach', but the decision hasn't been an easy one.
Having slumped heavily this year, the prices at the overnight Fonterra milk auction held steady.
Highly anticipated documentary on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden will be unveiled in New York.
A city mayor, a famous chef, a leading artist; the value of travel lies in meeting the people.
Scrapping the restricted licence and zero alcohol rule for young drivers are just part of John Clarkson's plan.
A diverse range of animals roam the irrigated fields of a South Wairarapa farm.
Who doesn't love seeing a famous face go about their daily business? Here's the top places to spot a celeb.
Winz advises woman who visited Pacific Island for a week 30 years ago to claim pension there.
Open-road speed limits could increase to 110kmh on some roads by the end of next year.