04:15 A French tourist will struggle to forget the Catlins after she was bitten by a shark. The woman, in her 20s, was attacked at Curio Bay.
04:12 There has been a big explosion near the international airport in the Syrian capital, Damascus, followed by a large fire.
16:53 A man is in a serious condition and a woman has moderate injuries after a stabbing in the south Auckland suburb of Papakura.
16:52 Dunedin's southern motorway is closed while police hunt for items thrown out of the window of a fleeing car.
16:33 The woman attacked by a shark at Curio Bay is believed to be a French tourist. She's been airlifted to hospital by the Otago Rescue Helicopter.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017
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Yesterday at the Golden Globes, Meryl Streep got tongues wagging with her speech against Donald Trump, mentioning his mocking of a disabled reporter. WATCH THE MERYL STREEP SPEECH HERE
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