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  1. Mobility scooter death sparks call for WOFRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    The death of a mobility scooter rider critically injured after colliding with a truck in Katikati township has sparked a call for riders to be licensed or for a warrant of fitness test to be introduced. Shirley Vivian O'Connor, 88, was injured after her scooter hit the side of a truck in Katikati's main street at 12.46pm on Monday as it headed to Tauranga, and she was flung underneath it.

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  2. Tracking buses by smartphoneRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Ritchies Coachlines regional manager Malcolm Budd with TrackABus co-founder Christopher Mein in Dunedin yesterday. Photo by Peter McIntosh.

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  3. Phil Rudd arrives late to court with bizarre anticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd risked arrest in New Zealand on Wednesday by arriving late to a scheduled court date. The embattled rocker hit headlines earlier this month when he was arrested and accused of plotting to have two men killed.

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  4. Arrest Warrant Issued for Phil Rudd After He Misses Court AppointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    An arrest warrant was briefly issued for AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd after he failed to show up for his court hearing in New Zealand today. But he turned up a little later, averting even more legal trouble.

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  5. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    A judge threatened to issue a warrant for the arrest of AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd when he was late for court today. "The only information I can give you, is he is not here," his lawyer Paul Mabey, QC, said, Sunlive reported.

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  6. Former Ac/DC drummer Phil Rudd risked arrest in New Zealand on...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheIndyChannel

    Former AC/DC drummer PHIL RUDD risked arrest in New Zealand on Wednesday by arriving late to a scheduled court date. The embattled rocker hit headlines earlier this month when he was arrested and accused of plotting to have two men killed.

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  7. Phil Rudd, AC/DC drummer, clowns around during New Zealand court dateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... drummer Phil Rudd gets a piggyback ride from his body guard after facing charges at the High Court in Tauranga, New Zealand on Nov. 26, 2014. (Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images) The 60-year-old is charged with threatening to kill, which comes with a ...

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  8. AC/DC drummer clowns around at New Zealand courtRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Phil Rudd, center, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, jumps onto the back of his security guard after his short court hearing in the High Court at Tauranga, New Zealand, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The 60-year-old is charged with threatening to kill, which comes with a maximum prison sentence of seven years, as well as possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.

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  9. With shake-ups, AC/DC perseveres with album, tourRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Phil Rudd, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, stands in the dock in the High Court at Tauranga, New Zealand, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The 60-year-old is charged with threatening to kill, which comes with a maximum prison sentence of seven years, as ...

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  10. AC/DC's Phil Rudd makes bizarre court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JAM! Showbiz

    Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd stands in the dock as faces charges at the High Court in Tauranga, New Zealand on November 26, 2014. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd risked arrest in New Zealand on Wednesday by arriving late to a scheduled court date.

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  11. AC/DC's Phil Rudd does the Bad Boy Boogie at his first court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    Phil Rudd, center, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, jumps onto the back of his security guard AC/CD drummer Phil Rudd doesn't look like a man on a Highway to Hell as he clowns about with his security guards before a court appearance in New Zealand - where he was charged with threatening to kill, as well as possession of crystal meth and marijuana. An earlier, more serious charge of hiring a hitman to kill two people was dropped, so Rudd is no longer accused of soliciting Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap.

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  12. AC/DC's Phil Rudd Appears In Court on Drug and 'Threatening to Kill' ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Phil Rudd, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, stands in the dock in the High Court at Tauranga, New Zealand, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. Phil Rudd, the Australian drummer of AC/DC, has appeared in a New Zealand court on charges of threatening to kill and drug possession.

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  13. AC/DC Star Late For Bizarre Court AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sky News

    AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd turned up late to court to face drug charges and an allegation that he threatened to kill, before staging a flamboyant performance while in the dock. Despite the latter charge carrying a maximum prison sentence of seven years, he seemed unperturbed as he jumped on the back of one of his bodyguards outside the New Zealand courthouse.

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  14. Warrant issued for AC/DC's Phil RuddRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    Troubled AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd had a warrant for his arrest issued this morning after he failed to arrive on time for court. Justice Timothy Brewer of the High Court in Tauranga issued the warrant at 9am but gave Rudd 30 minutes grace to arrive.

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  15. AC/DC drummer Rudd jokes about at court appearanceRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | UAport

    Previous Back to World Home AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd showed up late for a New Zealand court appearance and clowned around by jumping on the back of one of his security guards outside. Rudd did not enter a plea during his brief appearance in Tauranga.

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  16. Waikato Pistons pull out of NBL competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Waikato Basketball Council has opted not to field a team in the 2015 men's NBL - as it did in 2012 - due to financial considerations. Their withdrawal followed that of the Otago Nuggets earlier this month, leaving just eight teams in next year's competition.

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  17. Don McGlashan's perfect Winery TourRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Don McGlashan's perfect Winery Tour would see him share a stage with the Patea Maori Club and a whole bunch of Dunedin musicians. "A full set of energetic, stomping kapa haka with brilliant beats," the iconic Kiwi musician and songwriter said when asked for his Winery Tour dream line-up, and added, "followed by a super group of The Bats, The 3Ds, The Clean, The Verlaines, The Chills, Straightjacket Fits - basically everybody playing all hits, because I love all their songs," he said.

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  18. AC/DC drummer clowns around at New Zealand...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Phil Rudd, center, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, jumps onto the back of his security guard after his short court hearing in the High Court at Tauranga, New Zealand, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The 60-year-old is charged with threatening to kill, which comes with a maximum prison sentence of seven years, as well as possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.

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  19. AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd nearly hit truck, faced wrath of courtRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Sydney Morning Herald

    A judge threatened to issue a warrant for the arrest of AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd when he was late for court today. "The only information I can give you, is he is not here," his lawyer Paul Mabey, QC, said, Sunlive reported.

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  20. Warrant briefly issued for AC/DC drummer...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    A warrant was briefly issued for the arrest of AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd Wednesday when he failed to arrive on time at a New Zealand court to face a threatening to kill charge. Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd hides behind a body guard as he leaves court in Tauranga, New Zealand on November 26, 2014 It was withdrawn about 15 minutes later when the 60-year-old eventually made a brief and flamboyant appearance at the High Court in the North Island coastal city of Tauranga.

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