22:37 Police have recovered the body of a diver reported overdue in Momorangi Bay in Queen Charlotte Sound today.
18:49 An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 shook Tokyo and surrounding areas today but no tsunami warning has been issued.
18:48 Flash flooding from record rains in Texas & Oklahoma have left at least 3 people dead and destroyed hundreds of homes.
18:48 Strands of hair belonging to 2 master composers - Mozart and Beethoven - expected to fetch a total of at least $25 000 at auction this week.
18:46 A Jerusalem district court has sentenced former prime minister Ehud Olmert to eight months in prison on corruption charges.