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  1. Hitch-hiker hit by car in Te PukeRead the original story

    12 min ago | The Otago Daily Times

    A hitch-hiker has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in the western Bay of Plenty this morning. The 30-year-old Asian woman was hitchhiking on Jellicoe St, near the intersection of Oroua St, in Te Puke when an east-bound vehicle left the road and crashed into her around 11.52am, police said.

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  2. AC/DC Star Phil Rudd Pleads GuiltyRead the original story

    13 min ago | WENN Blog

    Former Ac/Dc drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded guilty to threatening to kill, possession of methamphetamine and possession of cannabis in a New Zealand district court. The rocker originally pleaded not guilty to all three charges at the end of last year, when it was alleged he had threatened to kill a man.

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  3. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty to threatening to killRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleaded guilty in a New Zealand court Tuesday to a charge of threatening to kill a man who used to work for him.

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  4. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd's kill threat was just an 'angry phone call', says his lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Straits Times

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd on Tuesday made a surprise guilty plea on a charge of threatening to kill, with his lawyer describing the veteran rocker's offence as "just an angry phone call". Rudd had previously denied all allegations against him, but changed his plea on the first day of his trial at Tauranga District Court in New Zealand, also admitting two minor drug possession charges.

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  5. AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Pleads Guilty to Threatening to Kill and Drug Charges Monday, April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd apparently has admitted to doing some dirty deeds. New Zealand's ONE News reports that the 60-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer pleaded guilty to three criminal charges -- including threatening to kill, and possession of marijuana and methamphetamine -- Tuesday morning in a district court in his home of Tauranga, New Zealand.

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  6. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty, admits death threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd waits on Tuesday in court in Tauranga, New Zealand before pleading guilty to drug possession and threatening to kill an ex-employee. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd refused to speak outside of a New Zealand court where he admitted he threatened to kill an ex-employee.

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  7. Album launch sparked Rudd's kill threatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd, who threatened to kill an employee when angry about a solo album launch, is to seek a discharge without conviction. Rudd pleaded guilty in a New Zealand court on Tuesday to one charge of threatening to kill and two counts of drugs possession, one relating to methamphetamine and the other to cannabis.

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  8. AC/DC drummer Rudd pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BBC News

    Phil Rudd, drummer of Australian rock band AC/DC, has changed his plea to guilty on a charge of a threat to kill, at a court in Tauranga, New Zealand. The court heard he had asked for a former employee to be "taken out" because he was angry his solo album had not performed well.

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  9. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty to 'kill' chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd climbs out of his car as he arrives to face charges at the District Court in Tauranga, New Zealand. The 60-year-old Australian, who has lived in Tauranga for over 30 years, hit the headlines last November when he appeared in ...

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  10. Bayfair Encourages Locals to Support Anzac's 100Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    Oaty biscuits and red poppies combine to ignite a strong sense of patriotism - and, in recognition of 100 years of ANZAC, Bayfair Shopping Centre will this year become a local hub for remembering ANZAC troops that honourably fought for New Zealand's freedom. A poignant date in the Kiwi calendar, Bayfair Shopping Centre aims to create a large '100', covered in locally-made poppies.

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  11. Rudd pleads guilty to threatening to killRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was due to stand trial in New Zealand today for threatening to kill a man and his daughter but he changed his plea at the last minute. SPOILER ALERT.

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  12. Former AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Pleads Guilty to Threatening to Kill, Holding DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded guilty to three charges brought against him in a New Zealand district court. On Tuesday morning, Rudd pleaded guilty to threatening to kill, possession of methamphetamine and possession of cannabis in the Tauranga District Court.

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  13. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd's trial beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd is set to defend charges in a judge-alone trial set down for one day at Tauranga District Court today. Tauranga's 60-year-old resident rock star has pleaded not guilty to a threatening to kill charge, as well as possession of 130 grams of cannabis and 0.7g of methamphetamine.

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  14. Phil Rudd Prepares for April 21 Trial DateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    As previously reported , the embattled former AC/DC drummer faces an array of serious allegations stemming from his arrest last November. Although authorities quickly dropped charges accusing him of attempting to procure a murder, he could still be found guilty of a number of other offenses, including drug possession and threatening to kill.

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  15. Ken Block Win Rally WhangareiRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    American Rally superstar Ken Block has taken victory in the opening round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship, Rally Whangarei, after a dominant performance saw him and co-driver Alex Gelsomino finish more than two minutes clear of their nearest rival. Block took his Hoonigan Racing Division Ford Fiesta to a total of 12 stages wins on the sixteen stage event and after seeing off an early challenge on day one from Alex Kelsey, was largely unchallenged on his way to a popular victory.

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  16. Māori focus for new biosecurity networkRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Scoop

    The Bio-Protection Research Centre, in conjunction with Lincoln University, is facilitating the establishment of a National Maori Biosecurity Network to help manage and protect New Zealand from biosecurity incursions. The purpose of the Network is to connect Maori organisations with researchers and provide a culturally safe place for Maori to discuss biosecurity issues of importance to them.

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  17. Man crushed at quarry namedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    Police have named the man who was crushed by a 45-tonne rock cutter at a Oropi quarry as Tauranga man Tane Hill-Ormsby. He was 24. Senior Sergeant Shannon Clifford of the Tauranga Police said Hill-Ormsby died last Thursday when the truck he was driving rolled in the Oropi Quarry on McPhails Road.

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  18. Fidelity Life Top Corporate Fundraiser for Shave WeekRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Scoop

    Staff with shaven heads at Fidelity Life's head office may be feeling the cooler weather, but are warm in the knowledge that they've raised an unbeatable amount of money participating in Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand's annual fundraiser Shave for a Cure. After a closely fought battle for the top corporate fundraising spot, New Zealand owned insurance company Fidelity Life has taken top honours on the Shave leader board with a total sum of $18,519.

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  19. Busy morning for Tauranga's newest bus networkRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Scoop

    A new era in Tauranga's public transport network has kicked off this morning with the city's largest and newest school bus network introducing fares for the first time. Lyall Thurston, Chair of the Public Transport Subcommittee and Bay of Plenty Regional Councillor said we've had a few challenges in introducing the new network and getting the routes and timings bedded in, but are generally happy with how things have run.

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  20. Rally star to front of International Rally of Whan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    The challenge of tackling New Zealands fast and flowing rural roads for the first time has seen 24-year-old Swede Pontus Tidemand rocket to the top of the time sheets after todays first day of competition at the International Rally of Whangarei. The challenge of tackling New Zealand's fast and flowing rural roads for the first time has seen 24-year-old Swede Pontus Tidemand rocket to the top of the time sheets after today's first day of competition at the International Rally of Whangarei.

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