09:08 Bus fares are cheaper every weekend from this Saturday until December the 20th on GO Wellington or Newlands Coach Services buses.

09:05 Crews are still battling to control another large forestry fire in Wairarapa. The blaze at Whareama has now spread over 180 hectares.

08:58 The raging forestry blaze in Marlborough that has spread over 450 hectares started as a result of forestry production operations.

08:58 Police and the American FBI are investigating a shooting incident near a women's healthcare clinic in eastern Colorado.

07:43 Andy Murray (GBR) has beaten Ruben Bemelmans (BEL) 6-3 6-2 7-5 to leave the Davis Cup final tied at 1-1 after the opening day of singles.

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