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Thursday's Olympic Alpine Skiing Results
1. (4) Henrik Kristoffersen, Norway, 47.72.2. (7) Andre Myhrer, Sweden, 47.93.3. (16) Victor Muffat Jeandet, France, 48.34.4. (2) Manfred Molgg, Italy, 48.40.5. (8) Sebastian Foss-Solevaag, Norway, 48.53.6. (10) Alexis Pinturault,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:44pm 

Kaitaia man named NZ's Local Hero of the Year at Kiwibank NZer of the Year awards
A Northland man who was locked in a mental hospital as a boy and told he was on a pathway to jail has been named New Zealand's Local Hero of the Year.Ricky Houghton, the chief executive of He Korowai Trust in Kaitaia, received the... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:43pm 

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At Olympics, omnipresent flags are a tricky political dance
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — A group of high school students plan to keep their new flags all their lives, as a souvenir of this historic political and Olympic moment that they traveled across their nation to witness.They joined... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:24pm 

6N: Hughes back at No. 8 for England v Scotland
LONDON (AP) — No. 8 Nathan Hughes will start for England against Scotland in Six Nations rugby at Murrayfield on Saturday.Hughes recovered from knee ligament damage in club play in December, and was conveniently fit in time to replace... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:24pm 

Dutch apologies galore after double faux pas at Olympics
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — After the Dutch speedskating team botched its men's team pursuit race and had to settle for Olympic bronze, things might have gotten even worse.On Thursday, there were several apologies to be made.First,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:24pm 

Equal pay campaigner Kristine Bartlett named Kiwibank New Zealander of the year
Equal pay champion Kristine Bartlett has been named the Kiwibank 2018 New Zealander of the Year.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern presented the award to the rest home carer who campaigned for pay equity on behalf of 55,000 low-paid,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:13pm 

Dutch apologies galore after double faux pas at Olympics
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — After the Dutch speedskating team botched its men's team pursuit race and had to settle for Olympic bronze, things might have gotten even worse.On Thursday, there were several apologies to be made.First,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:03pm 


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Gisin returns from crash to win gold in Olympic combined
JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Michelle Gisin's downhill crash left her with a headache and a little bit of self-doubt.Enter big sister Dominique, who spent the night with the Swiss skier, answering all her phone calls, tucking her... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:44pm 

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NZ bucks trend on hate, division and rights abuses: Amnesty International
Governments around the world are stifling human rights and closing their doors to refugees - but Kiwi communities are helping the country buck the trend, a new report from Amnesty International says. 
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 11:33pm 

Chinese students lose thousands as NZQA shuts down business college
Students at an Auckland business school have lost thousands of dollars after the school was shut down by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). 
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 11:33pm 

UK growth in 2017 downgraded as consumer spending wanes
LONDON (AP) — The British economy did not grow as strongly as initially anticipated in the final quarter of 2017 amid a slowdown in consumption and business investment, official figures showed Thursday.The Office for National Statistics... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:24pm 

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Kristine Bartlett named New Zealander of the Year
The equal-pay advocate Kristine Bartlett is the New Zealander of the Year for 2018. 
© 2018 RadioNZ 11:14pm 

Climate change prompts idea for new cyclone classification
Increasingly powerful cyclones driven by climate change may require a new classification for the storms, category 6.Cyclone Winston which hit Fiji in 2016 had winds exceeding 230km/h which was the highest margin of a category 5... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:13pm 

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