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Game deer donated to Kai Rescue charity in Nelson
A call to manage a population of deer on private land in Nelson has led to a donation of venison to a food rescue programme. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 2:52pm 

Is internet addiction a growing problem?
Experts warn that the pandemic lockdowns have made more people vulnerable. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 2:42pm 

Holiday road toll matches worst in past decade after person on motorbike crashes with truck
A fatal crash involving a truck and motorbike in Canterbury this morning has raised the holiday weekend road toll to eight deaths - making this among the worst Labour weekends on New Zealand roads over the past decade. Police said... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 2:42pm 

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Police seek information about 2019 'unexplained' death in Hamilton
Police are seeking information about a death they are investigating in Hamilton which occurred in December 2019. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 2:32pm 

Light plane crash in South Canterbury believed to be fatal
Emergency services are still at the scene of the crash on Twizel-Omarama Rd, near Lake Ohau. 
© 2021 2:32pm 

Tributes flow in for Friends actor James Michael Tyler, who died aged 59
US actor James Michael Tyler, who most famously starred as Gunther in Friends, has died aged 59 after suffering from cancer. 
© 2021 2:32pm 

The Conversation: Covid 'doom scrolling' takes a toll - how to make your social media a happier place
Kathryn Buchanan , University of Essex ; Gillian Sandstrom , University of Essex ; Lara Aknin , Simon Fraser University , and Shaaba Lotun , University of Essex Picture this: it's April 2020, you're between Zoom... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 2:32pm 

Ed Sheeran says he tested positive for Covid-19
Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran announced on Sunday that he has tested positive for Covid-19. 
© 2021 CNN 2:02pm 

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-Resident Evil's Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine come to 'Fortnite'

Covid-19 Delta outbreak: Sir Dave Dobbyn reveals vaccination views after Twitter controversy
Kiwi singing legend Sir Dave Dobbyn has come out in support of the Covid vaccine - but says the fight should be against the virus, not people.The 64-year-old has taken to Facebook to express his views and to declare his own vaccination... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 1:42pm 

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New South Wales surpasses 500 Covid-19 deaths since start of Delta outbreak in June
New South Wales has surpassed 500 deaths from the Delta outbreak which took hold in Sydney four months ago before spreading across most of the state. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 2:52pm 

Ofcom orders phone networks to block foreign scam calls
UK networks agree to block almost all internet calls coming from abroad if they pretend to be UK numbers. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 2:42pm 

Friends actor James Michael Tyler dies age 59
The US actor, who played Gunther on the show, had been diagnosed with stage four prostate cancer. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 2:32pm 

Supermarket knife promotion leads to dozens of ACC claims
ACC figures indicate there have been more than 80 claims for accidents from Smeg knives given away in a hugely popular supermarket promotion. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 2:32pm 

Blenheim Covid-19 case stayed a night in Tokoroa, two new Waikato cases
The news was revealed in Monday's 1pm update, along with two additional Covid-19 cases in the Waikato region. 
© 2021 2:32pm 

'Horrific holiday': Road toll grows to eight as Labour Weekend turns to carnage
Eight people were injured, two critically, in three separate incidents on Canterbury’s roads on Monday morning as the 'horrific holiday' continued. 
© 2021 2:32pm 

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Northland Iwi buys construction company to aid housing development, trade training and education
Far North Iwi Te Rarawa has added a construction company to its portfolio, in a move that should speed up a new housing development and give trades training to locals.Te Rarawa has bought Kaitaia based KPH Construction following... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 2:22pm 

James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther on 'Friends,' has died
James Michael Tyler, best known as the coffee shop manager Gunther on the hit show 'Friends,' died peacefully at his home on Sunday, according to his representative Toni Benson. He was 59. 
© 2021 CNN 2:02pm 

-Facebook leak shows inner turmoil over approach to conservative content
-SLAC in California Made the World’s Highest Resolution Camera Sensor
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