15:43 Online threats against Auckland teen Vincent Skeen, who was convicted of manslaughter, appear to have gang links. Police are investigating.

15:41 The Queensland Firebirds landed 20 goals in the final quarter to run down the Southern Steel 67-64 in their ANZ Championship semifinal.

15:40 Queenstown Airport is being evacuated because of a bomb scare on a plane from Australia. It's believed a cleaner found a message onboard.

13:19 Graeme Steel from Drug Free Sport NZ believes it is inevitable we'll need to start testing for drug cheats in New Zealand secondary schools.

13:14 Westerly gales are lashing much of the country and there is snow to low levels in the south of the South Island. Many ski areas are closed.

Tue, 25 Jan 2011

Children with more self-control turn into healthier and wealthier adults

Andrew Patterson talks to Professor Richie Poulton, Director of the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Research Unit at the University of Otago about research which shows that children with more self-control turn into healthier and wealthier adults.

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