05:06 British singer and broadcaster Cilla Black has died at her home near Marbella in southern Spain - she was 72

04:54 Hamilton police are yet to reveal any details of what they say was a serious incident near the Fraser Tech rugby club

04:36 Police in Auckland have been guarding Myers Park overnight where a man was shot in a confrontation with armed officers

04:36 Winston Peters denies he's being racist by saying Sam Lotu-Iiga's the best person to be Corrections Minister because he's Polynesian

04:35 The Education Review Office is being asked to explain its decision to give the school at the Gloriavale religious sect a pass mark