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Hudson names experienced squad

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 15:40
anthony_hudson.jpg Anthony Hudson addresses the media with Ryan Thomas earlier this year. Photo: Getty Images All Whites coach Anthony Hudson has named an experienced squad - with a few notable recalls- for the build-up to the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.
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Sheeran adds third Dunedin show

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 14:59
gettyimages-652606604.jpg Ed Sheeran is expected to sell more than 900,000 tickets on the Australasian leg of his tour alone. Photo: Getty Images The biggest thing to ever happen to Dunedin just got bigger.
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Highlanders without Smith for Lions clash

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 13:59
Ben Smith Highlanders fullback Ben Smith will not play for the franchise against the British and Irish Lions.
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Kushner under scrutiny in Russia probe

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:25
2017-05-25t233312z_1317243354_rc12fd968690_rtrmadp_3_usa-trump-russia-kushner.jpg Jared Kushner. Photo Reuters President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, is under scrutiny by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported on Thursday.
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Search on for missing Hampden man

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 11:53
Searchers are looking for a missing Hampden man. Photo NZ Police A search is under way at Hampden this morning for a missing North Otago man.
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Dunedin teens sourcing booze through social media

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 11:21
Underage Dunedin teens are using social media to source alcohol through sober driving pages, police say.
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Fire crews called to Dunedin Hospital

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 11:15
1hopspsp.jpg Fire crews were called after a burning smell was reported at Dunedin Hospital. Photo Craig Baxter Firefighters were called to Dunedin Hospital this morning after someone reported a smell of burning.
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Three charged over alleged terror plot

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 10:25
2017-05-25t151403z_1851426777_rc16d0907490_rtrmadp_3_britain-security-manchester.jpg A soldier and a police officer stand guard in Westminster, London, following the attack in Manchester this week. Photo Reuters London police said they had charged three men on Thursday with offences over an alleged British-linked terrorism plot.
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Scepticism over Budget funds for schools

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 09:43
Education Minister Nikki Kaye says Budget 2017 has delivered the largest injection of new money into education since the Government took office in 2008.
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Media companies appeal merger decision

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 09:26
NZME and Fairfax are heading to the High Court and appealing the Commerce Commission's rejection of their merger proposal.
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Fog hits flights at Christchurch Airport

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:47
Flights in and out of Christchurch Airport are affected by thick fog blanketing the city.
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No Rooney in England squad

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:42
gareth_southgate.jpg England manager Gareth Southgate. Photo: Getty Images England's record international goalscorer Wayne Rooney has been left out of Gareth Southgate's squad for next month's World Cup Group F qualifier away to Scotland and a friendly with France.
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Sunrise another Dunner stunner

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:35
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No room for error in Champions Trophy

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:30
kane_williamson_champions_trophy.jpg Kane Williamson at the Champions Trophy Press Conference. Photo: Reuters New Zealand cricket captain Kane Williamson said the squad he will lead into June's Champions Trophy should be in good form given plenty of recent preparations but admits that is no guarantee for success when it comes to one-off clashes.
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Trump slates NATO allies over spending

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:29
2017-05-25t180255z_343961186_rc13806b3400_rtrmadp_3_usa-trump-nato.jpg US President Donald Trump speaks to Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May during a NATO summit in Brussels. Photo Reuters US President Donald Trump on Thursday intensified his accusations that NATO allies were not spending enough on defence and warned of more attacks like this week's Manchester bombing unless the alliance did more to stop militants.
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Two certainties from tonight's clash?

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:19
james_lowe_v_blues_2017.jpg Chiefs winger James Lowe makes a break during the side's first game against the Blues this year. Photo: Getty Images Based on recent history, two things are certain when the Chiefs meet the Blues tonight - there will be 80 minutes of vicious collisions and, in the end, the Chiefs will win.
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Mitchell to coach Bulls

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:09
john_mitchell_photo_by_nzpa_4cb2b2ea98.jpg John Mitchell. Former All Blacks coach John Mitchell has been appointed as the new executive of rugby for South Africa's Bulls.
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No racing in Bermuda tomorrow

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:01
americas_cup_postponed.jpg High winds have seen the first day of America's Cup racing cancelled in Bermuda. Photo: Getty Images The America's Cup has gotten off to a false start, tomorrow's opening day of racing postponed until Sunday due to high winds in Bermuda.
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Man seriously hurt in forklift accident

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 07:51
A man was seriously injured when a forklift “tipped and rolled” in Bluff last night.
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Cops boost rewards to target thieves

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 07:48
robbery_suspect_0.jpg A still from footage of an aggravated robbery at the Halfway Bush Convenience Store in Dunedin earlier this month. A nationwide campaign is kicking off today targeting people who receive and deal stolen property from aggravated burglaries.
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