21:13 Al Gore has kicked off a climate change-focused Sundance Film Festival with the premiere of "An Inconvenient Sequel" in Park City, Utah.

20:41 At least two people are dead after a car crushed on impact with a tree in Pukekohe.

16:51 A man has been arrested after up to 12 people were mown down by a car and gunshots were fired on Bourke St. in Melbourne.

16:23 Conditions are so soggy on the West Coast that the Westland A & P show has had to be cancelled, for the first time in almost 50 years.

16:22 Police are searching for gang members who threatened a man with a shotgun in front of his child in Whakatane on Tuesday.

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