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Alpine Fault: Probability of damaging quake higher than previously thought
The chances of the South Island's Alpine Fault generating a damaging earthquake in the next 50 years are much higher than previously thought, new research shows. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 9:35am 

'Cruel Summer' offers a time-twisting spin on a teen-soap mystery
"Cruel Summer" is set in the 1990s and shares its name with a Bananarama song from the '80s, but its bingeable qualities make it nicely suited to the 2020s. How well that will translate to Freeform, the Disney-owned cable network, could be another matter, but this time-twisting soap opera certainly doesn't suffer from a lack of narrative ambition. 
© 2021 CNN 9:35am 

-Xbox Cloud Gaming beta starts rolling out on iOS and PC this week
-Amazon's first Project Kuiper internet satellites will launch aboard Atlas V rockets
-Sony reverses decision to close PS3 and Vita game stores this summer
-These three investors think founders need some TLC (Collective funds)
-Nextdoor will display 'anti-racism notification' if it notices discriminatory language
-Facebook introduces new audio features to compete with Clubhouse
-EA announces 'Apex Legends Mobile,' with regional betas starting this month
-Facebook will remove calls for violence in preparation for Derek Chauvin verdict
-Toyota's first electric vehicle will hit the road in 2022

Anzac Day dawn service at Auckland Museum: Weather, road closures and parking
People can pay tribute to the fallen in person after Covid-19 scuppered services in 2020. Here's all the info about Auckland's biggest Anzac event. 
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Search underway for fisherman missing off rocks at Piha beach in Auckland
Two helicopters, as well as surf lifesafers, are scouring the Auckland beach after a fisherman went missing. 
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Jason Momoa responds to Dwayne Johnson's 3-year-old daughter wanting to meet him for her birthday
After Dwayne Johnson marked daughter Tia's third birthday by sharing that she wanted to meet Aquaman, Jason Momoa was quick to offer his own thoughts. 
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Ex-Warrior Isaiah Papali'i's bold move pays off at Eels after reportedly taking $200k pay cut
In-form back-rower has emerged as the buy of the year after reportedly making a huge financial sacrifice to join the Eels. 
© 2021 9:04am 

Exclusive Brethren used Thompson and Clark to spy on ex-members
The Exclusive Brethren church has been using the controversial private investigators Thompson and Clark to spy on former members of the church. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 8:46am 

-2 views of Floyd onlookers: Desperate to help, or angry mob?
-Bernie Sanders says Putin is murdering Navalny 'in front of the world' for exposing the Russian president's 'vast corruption'
-Former UN leader presses for 'strong action' on Myanmar
-Israeli PM threatens defamation suit against predecessor

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Exclusive Brethren used Thompson and Clark to spy on former members
By RNZ The Exclusive Brethren church has been using the controversial private investigators Thompson and Clark to spy on former members of the church.Over the past two years, Thompson and Clark has conducted hundreds of hours... 
© 2021 NZ Herald 9:35am 

'WandaVision,' 'Emily in Paris' top MTV Movie & TV Awards nominations
The nominations are in and "WandaVision" has come out on top. 
© 2021 CNN 9:35am 

-Reddit unveils its Clubhouse clone, Reddit Talk
-No one behind the wheel in deadly Tesla crash Saturday night, say authorities

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-Geico admits fraudsters stole customers' driver's license numbers for months
-Facebook invests in audio with short-form Soundbites feature, podcast support and a Clubhouse clone
-Facebook is expanding Spotify partnership with new 'Boombox' project
-Fitbit’s latest is a $149 ‘luxury’ fitness tracker
-Facebook and Spotify will team up on 'Project Boombox'

Coaches battered and bruised following gymnastics review
A former Olympian, coach and general manager of a top gymnastics club says some coaches are feeling "battered and bruised" after a wide-ranging review into the sport. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 9:25am 

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Covid-19: India's capital to lock down amid explosive virus surge
Patients In New Delhi are lining up outside of medical facilities waiting to be let in while ambulances idle outside of crematoriums, carrying half a dozen dead bodies each. 
© 2021 9:05am 

Vegas: The gang, methamphetamine TVNZ drama that deals in hope
Actor Eds Eramiha hopes the new TVNZ drama Vegas, set in Rotorua, offers a sense of hope. 
© 2021 9:05am 

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'Clear' inequity for Maori in health care - report
An urgent DHB-wide review is being called for to understand why rangatahi Maori are far more likely to die after significant trauma than non-Maori. 
© 2021 RadioNZ 8:46am 

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