12:31 An Auckland loan shark who targeted casino users has been fined and banned from lending.

12:30 Dave Armstrong, a Kaikoura helicopter pilot's facing jail time after rescuing an injured hunter while suspended from flying.

11:43 Wind-battered southern areas can expect another blast tonight and Wednesday.

11:04 The government's rethinking how it spends money on science - with a new single fund which can respond to new opportunities.

11:04 There's calls for Harvey Norman to honour the sales it made in a botched online bargain spree last week.

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