08:39 The Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence has topped the list of the world's highest paid actresses with 63 million dollars.

08:37 President Barack Obama is promising to help rebuild Louisiana, after visiting the flood ravaged state

08:08 Celebrations are underway at the Cloud on Auckland's waterfront as our Olympians join their friends and family

08:02 Health experts are calling for increased checks for the symptoms of deadly meningococcal disease with one student in hospital in Wellington

07:59 The Government's considering introducing saliva testing to catch out drivers under the influence of drugs.

Fri, 21 Jan 2011

Helicopter plunges into the ocean 5km from Whangarei

Marcus Lush speaks to Grant Harper, a Whangarei man who alerted rescuers to the coordinates of a crashed helicopter pilot, and to John Funnell, CEO of Helicopter Services BOP Ltd, about the helicopter rescue in Whangarei yesterday.

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