14:05 The 20 year old man, blamed for a stabbing frenzy at a Japanese centre for the disabled, allegedly attacked residents while they slept.

12:56 Tighter regulations around the treatment of bobby calves have now been officially confirmed by cabinet

12:55 A 53-year-old woman's appeared in Auckland District Court, facing fraud charges against Auckland International Airport.

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11:32 Plans to allow evacuated residents back into their homes in southern California have been cancelled as a wildfire rages out-of-control.

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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