16:28 Nearly 10,000 firefighters are now battling wildfires in the US state of California. About 6,000 homes have been evacuated.

16:08 John Key's hinted at an announcement on Solid Energy's future in a few weeks. The PM has described the SOE as being in a precarious situation.

16:07 The Nurses Organisation wants to sit down with Waikato DHB over its tough stance against nurses who are not vaccinated against the flu.

16:05 Police are increasingly concerned for 15-year-old LA Tukerangi, who says she is being held hostage. She was last seen in Rotorua yesterday.

15:56 North Shore man Tian Chi Lee has been fined $15,000 after trying to sneak 68 dried birds' nests into the country.

Fri, 28 May 2010

Dr Barry Marshall Australian physician, Nobel Prize laureate winner.

Dr Barry Marshall was awarded the Nobel Prize for the discovery of the bacterium Helicobacter pylori and its role in gastritis and peptic ulcer disease".

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