00:11 All of Auckland's aerial appliances and 24 fire trucks are battling a massive blaze in west Auckland's Henderson at Total Plastics.

21:15 One person's been killed after a car and motorbike collided south of Rotorua in Ngākuru.

17:27 Wellington Rugby has announced Losi Filipo's contract will be terminated following a mutual agreement.

16:51 A CNN poll has revealed Hillary Clinton as the overwhelming winner of her first presidential debate against Donald Trump.

16:35 The internet sensation that is Otago's albatross webcam is to make a return after notching up over a million views.

James Coleman

with James Coleman


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