15:38 A Canterbury teacher's appeared in court on child sex charges dating back 26 years. The 54-year old man entered no plea on all 15 charges.

15:34 An Australian 15-year-old has died as a result of injuries suffered in a junior rugby league game in Gundagai, NSW.

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14:56 The five players stood down by the Hurricanes for breaching curfew in South Africa are back to tackle the Highlanders in Wellington on Friday.

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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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