15:41 There will be a Game Six of the NBA's Western Conference Final after the Warriors beat the Thunder 120-111 in Game Five.

15:41 Two of the country's largest media companies, NZME and Fairfax NZ, have applied to the Commerce Commission to merge their operations in NZ.

15:18 South Island motorists are being urged to take extra care on alpine passes this weekend, with snow due to hit from early tomorrow.

15:18 Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has stumped up with another $9.7 million to cover the cost of a new hospital on the West Coast.

15:16 Russell Tully, convicted of murdering two women at Ashburton's WINZ office, is protesting his innocence, saying he was mentally unwell.

Wed, 30 May 2012

The familes of the Pike River miners have given up the fight to retrieve the bodies of their men

The decision was made at a meeting in Greymouth last night - family spokesman Bernie Monk told RadioLIVE about how this difficult decision was made. Bernie says that if they had the information they received last night from Solid Energy, this decision would have been made 14 months ago. 31 May 2012

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