Stuff.co.nz - Australia
A criminal booted out of Australia could now face jail time in New Zealand after a vicious and unprovoked attack on two young men at a Taranaki bar.
More than five hundred and sixty bodies belonging to Kiwi citizens were repatriated last year â the highest it had been in five years.
When Peter and Cynda Miles lived on a quaint quarter-acre block in central Margaret River, Western Australia, more than five years ago, life was comfortable.
A passenger has ran across the tarmac at Melbourne Airport in Australia and tried to force open the door of a Jetstar plane after he missed his flight on Thursday morning.
OPINION: Australia's Margaret River tragedy was a bone-chilling and blatantly violent attack, allegedly by a grandfather who killed his wife, his daughter, and his daughter's four children before killing himself.
Former Australian ambassador to the UK Alexander Downer sat down for an interview with two FBI agents in London in 2016 to discuss potential Russian meddling in the US presidential election, a New York Times report alleges.
OPINION: The local community at Margaret River in Western Australia is understandably in shock after one of its residents, Peter Miles, murdered his wife, daughter and four grandchildren on Friday.
For years, Helen had nowhere to go. She slept on couches, in crisis accommodation and rooming houses, but rarely felt safe.
Australia remains an example to the world on the necessity of careful and strict gun control, despite the firearm-related deaths of seven people near Margaret River, West Australian Premier Mark McGowan says.
The grief-stricken father of four children shot dead in their beds on a West Australian farm says their grandfather, who pulled the trigger "did not snap", but had been "thinking this through for a long time".
Answers to Australia's worst mass shooting since Port Arthur are most likely contained in a two-minute triple zero phone call made by a man from the property where the murder-suicide took place.
A single bite from his family's nine-year-old pet dog - so gentle it barely woofed at a stranger - nearly killed three-year-old Australian boy Charlie Stirton last year when he climbed on the sleeping animal's back to ride it "like a horse".
Family members, and members of the Western Australian community of Margaret River, have described their shock and grief at the mass murder of a well known and loved family at a rural property in Osmington, a 20-minute drive from town.
For every regular blood donation, three lives could be saved; an ordinary plasma donation could save 18.
Answers to Australia's worst mass shooting since Port Arthur in 1996 are most likely contained in a two-minute emergency phone call made by a man from the property where the murder-suicide took place.
When New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern declined Yvette Coppersmith's request to paint her for the Archibald Prize, Coppersmith thought she could interrogate the issues of women's representation through her own image.
A loans officer in Australia who perpetrated a A$3.5 (NZ$3.79) million fraud on the bank and spent up big on cocaine, "lots of girls" and fine dining, was never reported to police, allowing him to continue working in the financial services sector.
The shock deaths of seven people in a mass shooting in Margaret River have left the West Australian town reeling.
The slaying of seven people, including four children, in an apparent murder-suicide near Margaret River is Australia's worst mass shooting since the Port Arthur massacre in 1996.