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Why tapping up young talent is a big problem for New Zealand football - Top Stories - 7 hours 14 min ago
OPINION: In countries serious about football, they have strict rules against player poaching.

Two bodies recovered from missing men's sunken trawler, debris hampers search - Top Stories - 8 hours 9 min ago
The bodies of two men have been recovered from the sunken trawler Dianne off the Australian coast, and are being brought back to land to be formally identified.

Donald Trump plans to release long-secret JFK assassination files - Top Stories - 8 hours 30 min ago
US President Donald Trump says he plans to release the tens of thousands of never-before-seen documents left in the files related to President John F. Kennedy's assassination held by the country's National Archives and Records Administration.

Honours even in Sydney A-League derby after thrilling finish - Top Stories - 8 hours 39 min ago
Defending ​A-League champions Sydney FC have dropped their first points of the season, but rallied from a two-goal deficit to force a 2-2 home draw with Western Sydney Wanderers.

Vigilante mobs kill nine 'vampires' in Malawi, 140 people arrested - Top Stories - 9 hours 3 min ago
Police in Malawi say they have arrested 140 suspected members of vigilante mobs that have targeted people accused of vampirism, clamping down after a wave of attacks in which at least nine have been lynched.

All Blacks perform haka for Spanish royalty after receiving top sports award - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 22:31
The All Blacks have performed the haka in front of Spanish royalty after receiving the Princesca de Asturias award for sporting success at the Campoamor theatre in Asturias.

Young Barack Obama's letters reveal a budding wordsmith wrestling with his identity - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 22:02
The letters, written to a romantic partner across the country in neat script, reveal an author who is struggling with his place in the world, at work, at school and in the moments of a fading romantic relationship.

Mighty Makos reign in the Naki as Tasman win through to the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership final - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:54
Tasman's ability to beat Taranaki away from home has been highlighted for a second straight year after they upset the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership top qualifiers 30-29 in New Plymouth.

Ross McCormack stunner lifts Melbourne City to win over Wellington Phoenix - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:37
Statistically, the Wellington Phoenix were better than Melbourne City in almost every regard on Saturday night.

Canterbury beat North Harbour to advance to Mitre 10 Cup final - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:33
No sooner had Canterbury beaten North Harbour and advanced to yet another national provincial final and coach Glenn Delaney's phone started ringing. 

Recap: All Blacks v Wallabies - Bledisloe III - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:30
The Wallabies cause an upset, snapping a long losing streak against the All Blacks to win 23-18 in Bledisloe III.

Queenstown Lotto winner takes home a cool $1 million - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:12
The Labour Day long weekend has seen a Queenstown Lotto player's life turned on its head, with a million-dollar first division win.

‘Bing, bing, bing’: Donald Trump reveals his thinking behind firing off all those tweets - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:02
US President Donald Trump has a ready weapon in hand to return fire when he feels under attack.

Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko could come to rue late double bogey in third round in Taiwan - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 20:54
Lydia Ko had the round of the day at the Swinging Skirts Taiwan Championship, but could come to rue a late double bogey.

Australian journalist surprised by Jacinda Ardern's accessibility - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 20:40
They say it's the little things that matter the most. 

Chaz Mostert claims V8 Supercars win on the Gold Coast, cuts into Kiwi's lead - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 20:32
Ford's Chaz Mostert is firmly back in the Supercars championship hunt after securing a hard-fought win in Saturday's rain-soaked 300km race on the Gold Coast.

Heavy downpours expected for busiest Labour Weekend period on the roads - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 20:00
Heavy downpours are expected in many parts of the country tomorrow just as motorists head home from the long weekend, prompting police to issue a stark warning: 'the consequences of dumb things is death'.  

Australia's women cricketers stoke their own Ashes fire with sledging talk - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 19:47
Australia wicketkeeper Alyssa Healy will "bring the b.... back" for Sunday's women's Ashes opener in Brisbane, and key quick Megan Schutt has vowed to play her part in an aggressive approach against England this summer.

Recap: Taranaki v Tasman - Mitre 10 Cup Premiership semifinal - Top Stories - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 19:15
The Makos win a one-point thriller to set up an all-South Island final in the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership.
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