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The Equalizer 2: Denzel Washington's social justice warrior makes this a winner
The Equalizer 2 (R16, 129 mins) Directed by Antoine Fuqua â??â??â??½ With most of director Antoine Fuqua's films, I've left the theatre sincerely believing the man's attitude to his audience is pretty close to how I imagine his surname is pronounced. 
© 2018 9:45pm 

Arrests after aggravated robberies in Dunedin
Three people have been arrested after a spate of aggravated robberies in Dunedin. 
© 2018 8:05pm 

Three arrested over Dunedin dairy robberies
Police have arrested three people in relation to the recent string of aggravated robberies targeting Dunedin dairies following a raid in Ocean Grove today.A police spokeswoman said a 27-year-old man and two women, aged 19 and 20,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 7:35pm 

Andrew Little repeats comments on Australian deportation policy
Justice Minister Andrew Little has doubled down on comments he made about Australia's deportation policy which brought a rebuke from its Immigration Minister Peter Dutton.Dutton told Australian radio today that he hoped Little wouldn't... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 7:05pm 

Review prompted by Ruby Knox murder echos Casey Albury case from 20 years ago
The adequacy of help provided for parents of autistic children is once again in the spotlight after a review into the death of autistic woman Ruby Knox at the hands of her mother. 
© 2018 4:45pm 

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Ruby Knox autism murder review draws parallels to Casey Albury case 20 years ago
The adequacy of help provided for parents of autistic children is once again in the spotlight after a review into the death of autistic woman Ruby Knox at the hands of her mother. 
© 2018 3:55pm 

Neil Raymond Swain's appeal for murder thrown out
A man convicted of murdering his friend, hiding the body for 11 days, sealing it in a drum and dumping it in the Whanganui River has had his appeal thrown out. 
© 2018 RadioNZ 2:55pm 

Does New Zealand need a Ministry for Vulnerable Adults?
A service devoted to protecting vulnerable adults could help prevent another murder like that of autistic woman Ruby Knox, advocates say. 
© 2018 2:15pm 

Turkey ends state of emergency after two years
The measures, in place since a failed coup in 2016, saw tens of thousands arrested or fired from jobs. 
© 2018 BBCWorld 2:05pm 

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Sentencing of Greenpeace head and climate activist to begin
Two Greenpeace activists who jumped into the water in front of an oil exploration ship will face sentencing tomorrow. The pair face up to a year in jail and $50,000 in fines each.In April 2017, Greenpeace used the crowdfunded boat... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 8:05pm 

Andrew Little stands by comments on Australia's deportations after Aussie minister sledges him
Justice Minister Andrew Little is standing by comments he made on Australian TV that prompted Australia's immigration minister to attack him. 
© 2018 8:05pm 

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Second person appears in court over death of Auckland teen Dimetrius Pairama
The second person charged over the murder of Auckland teenager Demetrius Pairama has appeared in court. 
© 2018 7:15pm 

Christchurch couple admit stealing $500,000 from disability trust for lavish lifestyle
A Christchurch couple has pleaded guilty to defrauding a Government-funded disability trust of nearly $500,000.Cecilia Ellenbroek, 61, and Alfonsus Ellenbroek ,64, had the charges brought against them by the Serious Fraud Office... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 5:05pm 

Andrew Little under fire from Australian ministers after Foreign Correspondent appearance
Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has taken a swipe at Justice Minister Andrew Little and New Zealand's contribution to regional surveillance following his appearance on a current affairs show across the Tasman this week.Little,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 4:35pm 

Social service provider finance manager jailed for fraud
A former manager of a Hamilton-based social services provider has been jailed for nearly two and half years for fraud. 
© 2018 RadioNZ 3:15pm 

Lyft beefing up background checks after latest driver arrest
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ridesharing company Lyft said Wednesday that it's beefing up its background checks after a driver arrested for rape was found to be in the United States illegally.The company's "enhanced detection processes"... 
© 2018 NZ Herald 2:15pm 

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