11:10 A six-storey building has collapsed under heavy rain and flooding in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, killing at least three people.

11:08 Dunedin fire crews have managed to stop a fire in a Lock Street flat spreading to other units in the block.

10:05 Maori King, Te Arikinui Kiingi Tuheitia has been awarded the Freedom of the City of Hamilton. Only 12 people can hold the honour at any time.

10:05 The Environmental Defence Society is looking at ways to shoot down the latest attempts to derail the proposed Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary.

09:07 Protests have raged outside a Donald Trump rally in California, with a police car smashed and about 20 arrests.