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Police are investigating a suspicious fire on a rural property in Tauranga …
01.21 / 19:36
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Thousands of homes are without power and several motorists have been injured after strong winds and rain wreaked havoc across much of the country on Saturday night. Follow our live updates …
01.21 / 19:21
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On the first full day as US president, Donald Trump will head to CIA headquarters on Saturday, signalling an effort to mend fences after he slammed spy agencies for their investigation into Russian hacking during the presidential …
01.21 / 19:15
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Hundreds of thousands of people have joined women's marches in London and Washington as part of protests held around the world following US President Donald Trump's inauguration. READ MORE: Thousands of New Zealanders march for women's rights MORE: Uncertainty and division as new US president sworn in Organisers, said an estimated 100,000 people descended on central London on Saturday while 200,000 people gathered for a rally outside the US Capitol building.…
01.21 / 17:39
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Police are investigating allegations of an elaborate online car sales scam.At least 16 Trade Me customers claim they have been left car-less and out of pocket despite paying a 50 per cent deposit to an Auckland-based "dealer"…
01.21 / 16:33
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Thousands of Exclusive Brethren members were charged up to $850 to watch a live stream of a speech by their supreme leader Bruce Hales this …
01.21 / 16:17
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A memorial plaque to a fallen Czech climber whose partner survived for nearly a month on her own in a remote hut been unveiled.   Ondrej Petr, 27, died near Lake McKenzie on the track last July, after he and partner Pavlina Pizova became disoriented in bad we…
01.21 / 16:13
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She's yet to be premier, but Gladys Berejiklian is figuring out how to renew the ministry and fielding question about her priorities from interest…
01.21 / 15:55
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Even with Tom Brady suspended for the first four games of the regular season, the New England Patriots cruised to their 13th division title in 14 seasons, going 14-2 and winning the AFC East by a cosy four…
01.21 / 20:18
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Across the country, Americans disturbed by Trump's rhetoric are boycotting companies that have business ties to him and his family. A number of boycott campaigns, most notably #GrabYourWallet and The Donald J. Trump Resistance (DJTR), have popped up in the last month. As of Trump's inaugural weekend, the #GrabYourWallet campaign has 3.5 million impressions on Twitter (including retweets and likes) and The DJTR has over 44,000 likes on Facebo…
01.21 / 18:19
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Tweet By Jenée Tibshraeny Two of the Opposition's rising stars are striving to illustrate how a Labour/Greens government may work, ironically as they go head-to-head in the Mt Albert by-election. There is more discussion than there is argument between Labour’s Jacinda Ardern and the Greens’ Julie Anne Genter. They are using the February 25 by-election to show they’re committed to their memorandum of understanding to work towards replacing National as government. From there, …
01.21 / 18:18
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Today, a large crew is necessary to sail cargo ships to their long distance destinations. In the future, not even one crew member on board may be needed for the same…
01.21 / 18:18
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Actress and political activist Ashley Judd brought the house down at the Women's March on Washington, a rally that drew over 200,000 demonstrators in protest of President Donald…
01.21 / 18:17
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Consumer Reports recently brought out its yearly Owner Satisfaction Survey, and Tesla finished number one, with a whopping 91% of owners saying they'd buy a Tesla vehicle if they had it to do all over…
01.21 / 17:56
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OPINION: Enough time has passed to ditch those unwanted Christmas presents, but you've got to be a bit…
01.21 / 16:14
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The rise of BYOD, or "Bring your own device", demands by schools is taking a big "byte" out of household …
01.21 / 16:13
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By keeping its budgets manageable and targeting young audiences with plenty of high jinks and humour, the animation studio is building its own identity and…
01.21 / 21:23
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Audience for reality TV star's presidential inauguration falls a quarter behind…
01.21 / 19:21
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Plans to sell scratchies online will likely result in a "significant increase" in gambling harm, the Ministry of Health has…
01.21 / 16:17
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​Thousands of women took to the streets of European capitals to join "sister marches" in Asia against newly installed US President Trump ahead of a major rally in Washington expected to draw nearly a quarter of a million p…
01.21 / 14:55
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Gibbston Valley Winery Summer Concert rocks to sell out crowd The South Island came alive today, when the annual nationwide Summer Concert Tour kicked off in Queenstown with international music artists ICEHOUSE, Alan Parsons Live Project & Bonnie…
01.21 / 10:09
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Rafael Nadal says you return to the tennis circuit, but you don't really feel back on it until you begin to string wins…
01.21 / 09:48
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Location: Southern The following can be attributed to Sergeant Richard Panting: Dunedin Police and LandSAR teams comprising 20 staff and volunteers have today completed a search of Brighton Beach and Blackhead. They have been responding to a report of a person seen entering the water yesterday morning. A person described as of short-medium height, wearing black or dark-coloured clothing, was seen walking in to the water at approximately 10:20am, Friday 20 January…
01.21 / 08:33
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A man is in custody following a crime spree in Canning Vale this (Saturday)…
01.21 / 07:05
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A Gold Coast man is expected to be charged with a large number of offences relating to up to 12 sex attacks dating back more than a…
01.21 / 21:24
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Under the guidance of new senior coaching duo, Scott Elphick and Dennis Mavridis, the club will be pushing for an improved position this…
01.21 / 21:23
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Tottenham staged a rousing fightback at Manchester City after uncharacteristic blunders by goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, recovering a 2-2 draw in an engrossing Premier League encounter. Pep Guardiola, reeling from the heaviest…
01.21 / 21:17
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The draw for final day of Warwick cricket carnival with games in Warwick, Allora and…
All Blacks and Chiefs halfback Tawera Kerr-Barlow is reportedly being targeted by French club …
01.21 / 19:36
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Liverpool's defensive gremlins returned again as their Premier League title ambitions suffered a painful body blow in a 3-2 home defeat by relegation battlers Swansea City. Manchester United also dropped precious points in…
01.21 / 19:36
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Incoming New Zealand sevens coach Clark Laidlaw has grand plans for the national programme when he takes over in …
01.21 / 18:35
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STOKE, England (AP) " After the long wait to break Manchester United's scoring record, Wayne Rooney ensured the landmark 250th goal was still dramatic.The United captain bent in a free kick in stoppage time at Stoke to salvage…
01.21 / 18:15
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Storms, high winds, heavy rain and even ice... What has happened to our summer and will it improve. WeatherWatch head analyst Phil Duncan explains. La Nina is failing and fading and summer is proving a challenge - for those on…
01.21 / 16:38
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Carrying a wallet full of credit and debit cards may soon be a thing of the past as more consumers sign up to pay-by-phone technology.The uptake of consumers signing up for Apple Pay, Android Pay and ASB Virtual has led to…
01.21 / 16:38
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Police are investigating allegations of an elaborate online car sales scam.At least 16 Trade Me customers claim they have been left car-less and out of pocket despite paying a 50 per cent deposit to an Auckland-based "dealer"…
01.21 / 16:33
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Donald Trump built his campaign on early morning tweet storms and hashtag-worthy slogans. Now president, he's in control of the White House's powerful social media arsenal, including the official @POTUS Twitter account that has…
01.21 / 00:16
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Intel is getting proficient at developing small computers. First came the Compute Sticks and then credit-card Compute Cards. But there's nothing like the super-small Euclid computer for robots and more details have emerged on its…
01.20 / 22:37
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A nasty spat between Apple and Qualcomm broke into public view on Friday when the smartphone maker accused the chip supplier of charging "exorbitant" licensing fees for its cellular…
01.20 / 22:36
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Google’s decision to retain the Google Assistant as a Pixel exclusive feature has been a source of consternation for some, but a new report out of Business Korea says that the Google Assistant could be branching out to another phone, in particular the LG G6. The inclusion of Google Assistant wouldn’t be exclusive though according … The post Report: LG G6 may be the first ‘non-Google’ phone to include Google Assistant appeared first on…
01.20 / 22:23
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Get ready, Office 365 administrators: Microsoft is ending support for the Office 2013 client apps that it previously distributed through its cloud-based productivity…
01.20 / 21:55
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This week we share knowledge with independent artists on how they can use SoundCloud to drive music sales, the types of Spotify playlist that might feature their song, how thinking like a DJ can help you become a better producer, and more. How To Use Soundcloud To Drive iTunes…
01.21 / 16:38
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No need to drag a heavy suitcase around: The secret to packing that keeps your luggage…
01.21 / 15:17
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A discovery in the NSW outback turned everything we thought we knew about mankind on its…
01.21 / 15:14
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The most popular posts on Hypebot this week included a look at the new payout rates offered by Spotify, Apple, and YouTube, tips on surviving the music industry in 2017, how streaming is beating radio for the first time, and more. New Payout Rates Shared For Spotify, Apple Music,…
01.21 / 13:56
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Expert opinion: Jayne Thomas reveals the most surprising new destination in Eastern…
01.21 / 13:55
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Reader Meg Wilson shares the best and worst thing about cycling the Great Victoria Rail…
01.21 / 13:53
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Melbourne has has kicked things up a notch and started filling every spare rooftop with great cocktails and…
01.21 / 13:38
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This long weekend is a backstage pass to good food, good company and plenty of time in the…
01.21 / 13:36
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LifeFlight crews attend 32 life-threatening emergencies and complete 77 inter-hospital transfer flights in our region during…
01.21 / 20:16
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Lifeguards Harry Fahey and Mikey Gilliman talk about their 'textbook rescue' of eight swimmers while on patrol at Pippi…
01.21 / 20:16
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Make your retirement years great by getting involved in Ipswich community…
01.21 / 19:21
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The clubs were self-funded, with funds for the upkeep and maintenance of the tennis courts raised by social days, social evenings and dinner…
01.21 / 19:16
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COAST'S new supermarket opening a success and history was made with the first-ever…
01.21 / 19:15
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James Ashby is the name on everyone's lips – as long as those lips aren't i…
01.21 / 15:16
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Rafael Nadal is through to the fourth round of the Australian Open but he did it tough, out-lasting German teen Alexander Zverev in five…
01.21 / 10:09
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Police are seeking public assistance to help locate a missing man who may be in the Gladstone or Bundaberg…