16:18 There are calls for official Waitangi Day commemorations to be taken on the road.

15:51 2 arrested over Glenfield liquor store assault

14:30 The search is on for a glider missing since yesterday evening in Otago.

13:22 At least 130 people are trapped beneath the rubble of an apartment building that's collapsed in a powerful earthquake in southern Taiwan.

13:21 Bay of Plenty meat plant warns workers there'll be serious consequences if they don't turn up for work tomorrow.

Fri, 03 Aug 2012

NBC's Twitter fail

Marcus Lush speaks to social media correspondent Vaughan Davis about the week in social media. This week saw a battle between "old media" and "new media" after NBC complained to Twitter about a Tweet and had an account closed down. The most-tweeted moment in the Olympics opening ceremony was Mr. Bean's performance during Chariots Of Fire. Also, an Olympic swimmer is blaming Twitter for not getting a gold medal. 3rd August 2012.

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