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yesterday at 21:28. Facebook
Have you suffered through one of the wettest summers in recent memory? Well MetService's Georgina Griffiths says things might be about to change.

Fed up of the wet summer? We've got some good news for you about the weeks ahead
Seven Sharp
01/20/2017 at 01:28. Facebook
New research released today shows the cost of state schooling for a child born this year, over their 13-year school life, is $38,362 - up 15% from 2007. About right - or too much?

Mum-of-four says state school costs add up no matter how hard you try
Seven Sharp
01/19/2017 at 21:51. Facebook
Barack Obama's tenure as US President ends tomorrow. He visited Ellen DeGeneres overnight to say goodbye. What are your thoughts on Obama's legacy and his time in charge? Did his presidency live up to expectations?

Watch: 'I'm a legally married woman because of him' - Ellen thanks Obama for 'changing her life'
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01/19/2017 at 05:04. Facebook
Check out the incredible story of Sianne Dougherty, a young Maori mum and singer, with a voice to kill.
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Watch: Rising Kiwi singer whose voice will blow you away grew up believing she had no talent
Seven Sharp
01/18/2017 at 03:56. Facebook
This is more like something you'd expect to see in Australia. Our thoughts are with all those who have lost their homes and whose lives have been hit hard.
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Video: Utter devastation of Whitianga hills fire shown in new footage
Seven Sharp
01/18/2017 at 00:44. Facebook
Long-time political commentator John Armstrong says the Pike River families can forget about ever entering the mine to get their men out - because it won't happen. "Not now. Not ever. Full stop."
Is he right?

John Armstrong: Pike River re-entry never going to happen
Seven Sharp
01/17/2017 at 22:26. Facebook
Unexpected accolades are always among the nicest to get. And they don't come much more powerful ..or unexpected, than this one, earlier today.

Watch: How about this for a character reference! Obama stuns press sec with jaw-dropping tribute
Seven Sharp
01/17/2017 at 04:12. Facebook
More than 100 Mongrel Mob members travelled through what is regarded as "Black Power turf", this afternoon.

First video: The terrifying moment shots are fired during Mongrel Mob funeral procession in Bay of Plenty
Seven Sharp
01/16/2017 at 02:18. Facebook
After Winston Peters reassured Pike River families, in a public meeting yesterday, he'd do what he could to get their men back, here was Bill English, speaking from London.

Winston Peters 'misleading' Pike River victims' families over mine re-entry – Bill English
Olivier Niyitegeka was found under a bed in his family farm when he was five months old after his family had been killed. Now after building a new life in NZ, he faced returning to Rwanda.

Kiwis unite to raise funds for African orphan facing return to Rwanda because sponsor can't afford costs
If you've ever stood at the top of Huka Falls and imagined what it would be like to ride on a kayak or a barrel, or something else,'s the something else part. Hayley Patuwai explains how he survived Huka Falls - on a boogie-board.

Watch: Huka Falls boogie-board daredevil speaks out - 'I do challenges for myself, not the attention'
Get one of these for Christmas? Amid warnings of their use in water and growing quality concerns, a pair's hilarious attempt to inflate this one ends in disaster.

'We just found it really difficult': Video shows Wellington woman's air lounger refusing to inflate, then goes pop
Donald Trump labelled CNN "fake news" in an explosive first face-to-face press conference as President today, as the US media rounded on him over lewd hotel activities and Russian hacking.

'Your organisation is terrible' – President-elect Donald Trump in vicious clash with respected CNN reporter
Last year the small South Island town of Kaitangata, New Zealand became world famous promoting the great lifestyle, jobs and cheap housing. Now, meet Western Australia's Shire of Moora! This video just made it world famous.

Watch: Drone video of road being built turns tiny Aussie town into internet sensation
Do you know someone who needs a boost or deserves some recognition? Click here to nominate them for ASB Good as Gold!

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Fabulous to see these amazing orcas giving tourists the memory of a lifetime in Akaroa yesterday.

'It looks like it wants to climb on board!' Extraordinary orca encounter sees pod investigate boat in Akaroa Harbour
Tennis superstar Serena Williams has underwhelmed in her maiden ASB Classic outing but ultimately overcome first-round opponent Pauline Parmentier 6-3, 6-4.

Watch: Serena Williams cruises to victory in first ASB Classic match, winning in straight sets