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US sues Google, says break-up may be needed

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 14:17
The US government's complaint against Alphabet Inc alleges that Google acted unlawfully to maintain its position in search and search advertising on the internet and has been joined by 11 states. Photo: Reuters The United States is suing Google, accusing the company of illegally using its market muscle to hobble rivals in the biggest challenge to the power and influence of Big Tech in decades.
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'You had one job': White line painted over possum on road

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 13:22
The possum was painted over. Photo: Supplied via NZH Photos have emerged of a fresh white line painted over a squashed possum on an Auckland road, prompting questions about whether roadworkers should have moved the pest.
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Covid update: Any more foreign seamen positive?

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 13:02
Director-general of health Ashley Bloomfield is set to provide the latest Covid-19 figures and give an update on any more foreign seamen who have tested positive.
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Person dead after boating incident near Kaiapoi

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:59
One person has died following a boating incident in North Canterbury this morning.
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Covid update: Any more foreign seamen positive?

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:52
Director-general of health Ashley Bloomfield is set to provide the latest Covid-19 figures and give an update on any more foreign seamen who have tested positive.
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Flight Centre cutting 160 more jobs, shutting 23 more stores

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:30
Flight Centre has closed more than half its stores around the country. Photo: Michael Cunningham / NZH Flight Centre will cut 160 jobs and close 23 stores on top of the heavy cuts it made earlier this year.
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Flight Centre cutting more jobs, closing more stores

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:26
File photo Flight Centre will cut 160 jobs and close 23 stores on top of heavy cuts earlier this year.
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Arrests made after drug raids in Oamaru, Dunedin

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:25
Methamphetamine, cannabis and firearms were netted in police raids in Oamaru and Dunedin yesterday.
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Teen found unconscious in back of car dies

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:11
Photo: File A teenager who was found unresponsive in a vehicle in Rolleston, in Canterbury, early on Sunday has died.
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Teen dies after being found unconscious in the boot of a car in Rolleston

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 11:56
Photo: File A teenager who was found unresponsive in a vehicle in Rolleston in the early hours of Sunday morning has died.
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Cat owner prosecuted after neglected dental care led to euthanasia

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 11:41
The SPCA says the decision to take legal action is not taken lightly. Photo: File / Getty Images The SPCA says not many people are deliberately cruel to their animals, but it took a stand against one cat owner for failing to care for dental health, as a reminder of the obligations and costs of owning a pet.
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Four arrested after drug raids in Dunedin, Oamaru

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 11:14
Methamphetamine, cannabis and firearms were netted in police raids in Dunedin and Oamaru yesterday.
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'Religious' door-knocking prompts calls to police

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 11:08
Police were contacted by two concerned groups of residents after two men knocked on their doors claiming to be religious but asking whether any men lived at the addresses.
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Feedback sought on plan to lower speed limits and add parking restrictions in Wigram

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:58
Photo: Newsline / CCC A raft of changes to speed limits in Wigram have been proposed with the community encouraged to give feedback.
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'Religious' door-knocking prompts calls to police

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:55
Police were contacted by two concerned groups of residents after two men knocked on their doors claiming to be religious but asking whether any men lived at the addresses.
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Cat put down after owner neglected its dental care

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:20
The vet found the cat had severe issues in its mouth. Photo: Getty Images The SPCA says not many people are deliberately cruel to their animals, but it took a stand against a cat owner for failing to care for dental health, as a reminder of the obligations and costs of owning a pet.
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Wales skipper set to match McCaw's test record

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:15
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones. Photo: Getty Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal the record for most test appearances if he plays against France in Paris at the weekend.
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Kiwi cop stops assault on woman in Melbourne

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:10
A man has been cleared of trying to sexually assault a nurse he grabbed off a Melbourne street and dragged into an alleyway.
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Wales skipper set to match McCaw's test record

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:09
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones. Photo: Getty Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal the record for most test appearances if he plays against France in Paris at the weekend.
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Canterbury club rugby player's ambitious bid to make it in Aussie Rules

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:05
Kris Wilder reaches for a mark playing for the University Cougars. Photo: Supplied A Lincoln rugby stalwart has moved the goalposts by chasing an ambitious bid to make his mark in Australia’s premier football code.
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