No rhyme or reason to Selwyn District Council's grave policy, murder victim's family say
A murder victim's family feel singled out by the Selwyn District Council after it published the names of 10 deceased people whose grave sites were not following council guidelines.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 7:04pm Court in Vietnam starts 2nd embezzlement trial of executive
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A court in Vietnam has started the trial of a former executive accused of embezzling from the state oil giant and who Germany says was kidnapped from there by Vietnamese agents last year.Trinh Xuan Thanh is...
© 2018 NZ Herald 4:34pm Bus driver sentenced after fatal crash
The driver of a bus which crashed on Christmas Eve 2016, killing three people, has been sentenced to five-and-a-half months' home detention.
© 2018 RadioNZ 4:24pm Meth, cash found on South Auckland prison visitors
Two people visiting an Auckland prison were arrested after they were allegeldy found with 19 grams of methamphetamine, more than $11,000 cash, shot gun shells and booze on Saturday.The pair were visiting Auckland South Corrections...
© 2018 NZ Herald 12:44am Illegal spotlighters shoot near campers
Police are calling for help tracking down a group of illegal spotlighters who fired shots near campers, damaging a ute, in Southland, on the weekend.Police said in a statement this morning they were taking the incident, which took...
© 2018 NZ Herald 12:14am Man held without bail in killing of ex-Olympic chiropractor
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A 21-year-old Rhode Island man has appeared in court on charges that he fatally stabbed a prominent former chiropractor who'd worked at two Olympic games.Owen Morris appeared in district court in Providence...
© 2018 NZ Herald 8:54am WWE star Enzo Amore fired after rape allegation
PHOENIX (AP) — WWE star Enzo Amore has been fired by the wrestling promotion after a woman alleged on Twitter that he raped her and police opened a sexual assault investigation.The company said in a statement that Amore, whose real...
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