Chilean navy conducts dramatic underwater whale rescue

6 min atras | Newshub (Nova Zelândia)

Chilean navy divers have rescued a trapped whale in a daring underwater rescue off the coast of Puerto Williams on Monday. Video shows divers swimming towards the four-metre-long cetacean whale and cutting away fishing net that it had become... View details »

The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

GENOA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on this weeks bridge collapse in Italys Genoa (all times local):. 10:20 p.m.. With anger and grief, Italians began burying some of their dead from the Genoa highway bridge collapse, holding funerals in the victims ... View details »

Resident Evil 2 European Collector´s Edition Detailed

6 min atras | TrueAchievements (Nova Zelândia)

After the Resident Evil 2 remakes North American collectors edition was announced last month, it was only a matter of time until we saw the European version. The versions are not identical: the European version includes a SteelBook, key set and pin ...and more View details »

A desktop computer can be a better option than a laptop

6 min atras | Stuff.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

Gamers need all the graphics and processing power they can get, and desktops do that best. As our tech lives become more focused on smartphones and tablets, its sometimes hard to understand how desktop computers have survived. These big, sedentary... View details »

Kiwi prop Asofa-Solomona scores barnstorming try moments before joining host of injured Storm stars

6 min atras | TVNZ (Nova Zelândia)

Melbourne lost three key players mid-match to injury including skipper Cameron Smith but have rallied for a courageous 20-4 Friday night NRL win over Parramatta. The Storm were at one stage left with no reserves on their AAMI Park bench but dug deep to... View details »

Racing: Winx and Belle spring into action

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

Winx and Foxbridge, name-carriers of the biggest two races on opposite sides of the Tasman today, are both Hall Of Famers. The comparison ends there. Winx should clock up a record 26 straight wins in the race named in her honour at Randwick this... View details »

Motorsport: Dixon decides if it aint broke, don´t fix it

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

At last the speculation is over and it came as no real surprise that New Zealand IndyCar racer Scott Dixon has re-signed with Chip Ganassi Racing for an undisclosed period of time. The Kiwi may have done due diligence with his manager former F1 racer... View details »

What a pass! Mitchell Hunt´s huge cut-out ball sets up clinching try as Tasman stun NPC champs Canterbury

6 min atras | TVNZ (Nova Zelândia)

Tasman got a small slice of revenge over Canterbury for defeats the past two Premiership finals with a classy 25-17 win in Blenheim last night. The Makos outclassed their fellow Crusaders province, keeping them to just three points before Canterbury ... View details »

Beware the closet All Blacks fan ... you might just be one

6 min atras | Stuff.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

There will be plenty of All Blacks fans in Sydney for the first Bledisloe Cup test. The question for Saturday night is, what to do about the closet All Blacks fan. You know who they are. Theyll be sitting next to you as the teams run out for the ... View details »

NZEI learning support staff to take strike action in Rotorua

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

More members of the primary teachers union, including those in Rotorua, are set to strike for a day. New Zealand Educational Institute (NZEI) Te Riu Roa members who are psychologists, speech language therapists and other learning support specialists,... View details »

Shane Jones announces infrastructure agency

6 min atras | newsroom.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

The Government is to create a new infrastructure agency to oversee its investment and long-term planning in infrastructure. The agency is intended to more accurately identify the extent of the current infrastructure deficit and what is needed to plug it. View details »

Person dead after being hit by a truck in Tauranga

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

A person has died after being hit by a truck on State Highway 29A in Tauranga on Saturday morning. The crash happened at 4.40am, on the highway near Maungatapu Bridge. Cordons were in place at the bridge and at the SH29A Maungatapu and Welcome... View details »

What type of cancer did Aretha Franklin have?

6 min atras | 9News.com KUSA (Nova Zelândia)

kusa — Aretha Franklin died after a battle with pancreatic cancer -- more specifically something called neuroendocrine pancreatic cancer. According to the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute, within all types of pancreatic cancer, this type affects about 6 ... View details »

Father ´stuffed daughters´ bodies in oil tanks so they wouldn´t smell, police say

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

A father murdered his pregnant wife and two daughters at home before taking their bodies to an oil field were he worked and stuffing them into full gas tanks to mask the smell, according to police. Christopher Watts, 33, is said to have dumped the ... View details »

Father ´stuffed daughters´ bodies in oil tanks so they wouldn´t smell, police say

6 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

A father murdered his pregnant wife and two daughters at home before taking their bodies to an oil field were he worked and stuffing them into full gas tanks to mask the smell, according to police. Christopher Watts, 33, is said to have dumped the ... View details »

Plumber declares $1000 income, police take $5m of homes

6 min atras | Newstalk ZB (Nova Zelândia)

Yu Ping Gongs tax affairs were uncovered by police investigating his brother Edward Gong, pictured, accused of fraud in China and Canada. (Photo / Supplied). AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook FacebookShare to Twitter TwitterShare to Print...and more View details »

Syn city: NZ´s deadly designer drugs crisis

7 min atras | Stuff.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

New Zealand is in the grip of a synthetic drugs crisis, with the coroner currently investigating up to 45 deaths in the past year. She wipes her face with her sleeve and stares at the door. We are outside the Christchurch house where 47-year-old ...and more View details »

Syn city: NZ´s deadly designer drugs crisis

7 min atras | Stuff.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

New Zealand is in the grip of a synthetic drugs crisis, with the coroner currently investigating up to 45 deaths in the past year. She wipes her face with her sleeve and stares at the door. We are outside the Christchurch house where 47-year-old ...and more View details »

Fatal crash after car hit by truck in Bay of Plenty

7 min atras | Newstalk ZB (Nova Zelândia)

A person has died after being hit by a truck in the Bay of Plenty. The incident occurred on State Highway 29A in Tauranga at 4.40am this morning. There are cordons in place at Maungatapu Bridge, and at the State Highway 29A/Maungatapu/Welcome Bay...and more View details »

Pink´s Daughter Willow Cuddles With a Koala During Family Visit to Wildlife Sanctuary

7 min atras | E! Online (Nova Zelândia)

Pinks children made a few animal friends this week during a visit to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary in Queensland, Australia. The What About Us singer shared pictures of the familys excursion on Thursday. The adorable photos showed the Grammy... View details »

Vanderpump Rules´ Tom Schwartz and Katie Maloney-Schwartz Celebrate 2-Year Wedding Anniversary

7 min atras | PEOPLE.com (Nova Zelândia)

Happy anniversary, Bubbas! Vanderpump Rules stars Tom Schwartz and Katie Maloney-Schwartz celebrated their two-year wedding anniversary on Friday, each dedicating a heartfelt post to the other on Instagram. “Happy 2 year anniversary to the love of my... View details »

Karen Walker Teams With Disney on Accessories Capsule

7 min atras | WWD (Nova Zelândia)

SYDNEY — The Walt Disney Co. has tapped New Zealand designer Karen Walker for a capsule collaboration to celebrate Mickey Mouses 90th birthday, WWD has learned. According to sources close to the Auckland-based designer, Walker has designed a... View details »

Ranking the Top 10 Potential BFs for Kevin Keller on ´Riverdale´

7 min atras | Out Magazine (Nova Zelândia)

Hiram is like ideal sugar daddy material... but hes also kinda evil and destroying Riverdale with his greed. Related | Cover Exclusive: Casey Cott Is More Than Your Gay Best Friend. 9. Archie Andrews. He may be well-intentioned and hot, but Archie ...and more View details »

Job hunting? You´re sorted because Buckingham Palace is hiring

7 min atras | Her.ie (Nova Zelândia)

After all, who among us wouldnt want to work for the living representation of 700 years of Irish oppression? Ideal job, tbh. If youre desperate though, the Queen is hiring a kitchen porter for Buckingham Palace and you dont even need previous ... View details »

´Amazing Grace´: How Aretha Franklin Took Us All to Church

7 min atras | New York Times (Nova Zelândia)

Albums dont “matter,” anymore. But they used to, and when they did, Aretha Franklin, who died on Thursday, was responsible for one of the very best: “Amazing Grace,” a live album recorded over two days in January 1972, at the New Temple Missionary... View details »

Elon Musk Is Working Too Hard

7 min atras | Bloomberg (Nova Zelândia)

It does actually happen occasionally that a short seller will bet against the stock of a company and then do something to sabotage the company. Theres that guy who shorted the stock of Borussia Dortmund, the soccer team, and allegedly planted a bomb ... View details »

Two split record $100m Powerball jackpot

7 min atras | Cootamundra Herald (Nova Zelândia)

Two entries have grabbed a $50 million slice of the equal-largest division one lottery prize pool in Australian history. A ticket sold in Sydney and another online to someone in Victoria were the only two to get a taste of the $100 million Powerball ... View details »

House invoice scam leaves couple $53k out of pocket

7 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

A retired couple have been left $53,000 out of pocket after they made a payment on their dream home - only to find the invoice they thought their builder had sent was in fact from a scammer. Ross and Judy Charlton had hoped to move into their new ...and more View details »

House invoice scam leaves couple $53k out of pocket

7 min atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

A retired couple have been left $53,000 out of pocket after they made a payment on their dream home - only to find the invoice they thought their builder had sent was in fact from a scammer. Ross and Judy Charlton had hoped to move into their new ...and more View details »

New Calif. bill would force restaurants to offer only water or milk as drink options on kids menus

1 hr atras | TheBlaze.com (Nova Zelândia)

Newly passed legislation in California would prohibit restaurants from offering any drinks other than water or milk on kids menus. Now its headed to Democratic Gov. Jerry Browns desk for his signature.and more View details »

Trump says he ´cancelled´ military parade over price tag, says ´maybe´ next year

1 hr atras | FoxReno.com (Nova Zelândia)

President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). AA. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he had canceled plans for a Veterans...and more View details »

12 countries where men earn significantly more than women

1 hr atras | Business Insider (Nova Zelândia)

A gender pay gap isnt just an American problem — gender pay disparities extend to many other countries, and some are much worse than others. A few of the countries with the most significant gender pay gaps include Korea, Estonia, Japan, Latvia, and... View details »

´The kids are my life,´ a dad said of his missing family. Then he was charged with killing them

1 hr atras | Los Angeles Times (Nova Zelândia)

A day after his pregnant wife and two daughters vanished, Christopher Watts stood in his frontyard and faced the parade of TV news cameras with uniform solemnity. I came home and walked in the house and nothing. Just vanished, the 33-year-old husband... View details »

Motorsport: Andre Heimgartner chasing 2019 Supercars drive

1 hr atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

Kiwi Supercars driver Andre Heimgartner has quietly turned some heads this season with some under-the-radar performances and is pushing hard to secure a seat with the Kelly Racing outfit next year. The 23-year-old from Auckland lies in a lowly 19th ... View details »

Vaea Fifita situation testament to how we don´t always hear what the other person is saying

1 hr atras | Stuff.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

Dropped All Blacks forward Vaea Fifita said he didnt think coach Steve Hansen was telling him the truth. OPINION: What is said and what is heard arent always the same thing. Rugby has been professional in New Zealand for more than 20 years, but it ...and more View details »

Science: Opinion: Time to re-think the climate change challenge [Report]

1 hr atras | Brinkwire (press release) (Nova Zelândia)

The climate change challenge has fallen into a familiar pattern – more research papers on climate change, another COP (Conference of the Parties) meeting, more pledges by the worlds governments to do something, continuing rises in greenhouse gas... View details »

England allrounder Ben Stokes recalled to test team in place of Sam Curran after not guilty verdict

1 hr atras | Stuff.co.nz (Nova Zelândia)

Englands Ben Stokes during a nets session at Trent Bridge during the week. Joe Root decided Ben Stokes was ready to make a test return after a face-to-face meeting in which the allrounder told the England captain he was desperate to get back on the... View details »

Hockey NZ boss surprised by goalkeeper´s TV claims

1 hr atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

Hockey New Zealand bosses maintain they have not received an official complaint over the culture within the Black Sticks womens squad. The issue surfaced this week in the wake of an email written by coach Mark Hager, critical of several players and ... View details »

Rugby: Wallaroos a formidable threat for Black Ferns

1 hr atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

A year must seem like a long time for the Black Ferns and Wallaroos who will meet each other in Sydney tonight in vastly different circumstances to the last time they played. For different read better, but for better dont read perfect. Womens rugby ... View details »

´We´ve got to work hard´ - Kieran Read wary of hungry Wallabies ahead of Sydney clash

1 hr atras | TVNZ (Nova Zelândia)

Returning All Blacks captain Kieran Read says his side needs to find their rhythm quickly against a hungry Wallabies side in Saturdays opening Bledisloe Cup and Rugby Championship game in Sydney. Read, who missed New Zealands June Test series... View details »

No joke: Man ´blown away´ by Lotto win

1 hr atras | Otago Daily Times (Nova Zelândia)

A Central Otago man in his 20s says he is blown away by his $22.3 million Lotto win and is taking a bit of time to get my head around things at the moment. The man, who won the South Islands biggest Powerball prize in Wednesdays draw and bought ...and more View details »

Uncomfortable discussions to be had at Green Party AGM

1 hr atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

The Green Party caucus members face some uncomfortable discussions with their rank and file this weekend as they walk a fine line between being a stable support partner to the coalition Government while being true to their core values. Going into their ...and more View details »

Illinois Banned the Sale of Ivory and Rhino Horn!

1 hr atras | One Green Planet (Nova Zelândia)

Every 15 minutes, an African elephant is killed for their tusks, and rhinos have been poached for their horns so much that the Northern White Rhino has virtually become extinct right before our eyes. Although China officially banned the ivory trade ... View details »

What you need to know about news stories claiming ´smartphones speed up blindness´

1 hr atras | HealthNewsReview.org (Nova Zelândia)

Kevin Lomangino is the managing editor of HealthNewsReview.org. He tweets as @KLomangino. U.S. News World Report is one of many news outlets running a story about the potential damage smartphones can do to your eyes. The stories are almost all... View details »

Genoa bridge: From lauded design to deadly disaster

1 hr atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

The bridge that collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa was considered a feat of engineering innovation when it was built five decades ago, but it came to require constant maintenance over the years. Its design is now being investigated as a ... View details »

Genoa bridge: From lauded design to deadly disaster

1 hr atras | New Zealand Herald (Nova Zelândia)

The bridge that collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa was considered a feat of engineering innovation when it was built five decades ago, but it came to require constant maintenance over the years. Its design is now being investigated as a ... View details »

Watch: ´Sonic boom´ as lightning strike sparks blaze

1 hr atras | Newstalk ZB (Nova Zelândia)

A lightning strike like a sonic boom has terrified residents of a North Island town and damaged trees, cars and houses. Sharyn Newman, from Tokoroa, said she was woken by the sound of breaking glass this morning. It was about 6am and there was a ...and more View details »

6lack´s “Nonchalant” Flow Makes For Great Music

1 hr atras | Vibe (Nova Zelândia)

Its been over a year since 6lack released his debut album Free 6lack. But the crooners fans are amped and excited because the Zone 6, Atlanta-bred musician is putting the finishing touches on his forthcoming effort, East Atlanta Love Letter. Building... View details »

Here´s What Lea Michele Drinks Every Day for a “Great Cleanse” First Thing in the Morning

1 hr atras | Bravo (blog) (Nova Zelândia)

Lea Michele is almost as well known for super-healthy lifestyle as she is for her soaring vocals. (Seriously — have you seen how many SoulCycle classes she hits in a week?) So, we had a feeling the Glee star didnt exactly wake up and down caramel ... View details »

Aretha Franklin´s Producer Narada Michael Walden Remembers the Queen of Soul: ´Her Eyes Had That Fire´

1 hr atras | Variety (Nova Zelândia)

In the mid-1980s, Aretha Franklins career was at a low ebb. Not only had her long hot string of hits largely cooled off, her beloved father, the Reverend C.L. Franklin, had died after spending years in a coma. During this time, she joined forces with ... View details »