14:52 Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister says his country has reached the end of its "capacity to absorb" refugees but will continue to take them in.

14:52 Tougher sanctions could soon be imposed on North Korea after it launched yet another long-range rocket.

14:40 A teenager's died in the Waikato. Group of teens jumping off Raglan's Te Kopua Bridge when one landed on top of 16yr old. He failed to resurface.

14:35 Six fire crews wearing oxygen masks are battling thick smoke at a fire at Westland High School in Hokitika.

14:21 It's understood arrests have been made in Kennedy Bay after an armed standoff this afternoon. 3 men involved, 2 armed. Allegedly gang-related.