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  1. Steve Braunias: In the kingdom of King JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    I interviewed the Prime Minister at his local cafe, Rosehip in Parnell. I ordered the poached eggs with Brussels sprouts and crispy quinoa black sesame paste.


  2. Texas resort hotel named one of the 10 best in the entire world by Travel ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | CultureMap

    Travaasa Austin, an all-inclusive spa and resort tucked away in the Texas Hill Country, has earned a spot on Travel Channel's list of 2015's Best All-Inclusive Resorts. No stranger to accolades , this West Austin resort and health spa is famous for its world-class facilities, schedule of interesting activities and exceptional service.


  3. Fish and chips take a batteringRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The traditional Kiwi chippie is under threat. Its customers are drifting away to exotic newcomers offering tacos and kebabs served up from franchise operations and chain stores, writes Shabnam Dastgheib .


  4. Awe-inspiring feats from a chosen fewRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Sports fans know about the phenomenal exploits of Brendon McCullum, Lydia Ko and the All Blacks this year. Michael Burgess looks back at 10 other feel-good sports stories that captured the imagination in 2014.


  5. Call for Nat MP to stand downRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    National MP Mike Sabin is being called on to stand down as chairman of Parliament's Law and Order Select Committee while police investigate an assault allegation against him. The calls come as Prime Minister John Key's handling of the situation comes under scrutiny, particularly whether Key knew of the police inquiry before appointing Sabin in October.


  6. Cricket: Field of dreams becoming realityRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand's cricketers have experienced a year of success with test series victories over India and the West Indies, a drawn series with Pakistan and a 4-0 ODI defeat of then-world No 1 India. The only blights came from matters beyond their brief.


  7. Mark Richardson: Punchers chance for test to continueRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    We don't need excitement on Boxing Day. We need relaxation - although I admit Brendon McCullum provided amazement, but you get what I'm saying.


  8. Cricket: Smith hits third centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Steve Smith continued his incredible start as Australia's 45th test captain, falling eight runs short of a maiden double century at the MCG yesterday. The 25-year-old, who was man-of-the-match at the Gabba for scoring 133 in his captaincy debut, once again steadied Australia's cause against India, helping them to 530 in the third test.


  9. Wellington Phoenix not taking challenge of Western Sydney Wanderers lightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    You would think the Western Sydney Wanderers, bottom of the league and winless after nine games, should be cannon fodder for an in-form Wellington Phoenix at Westpac Stadium tonight. Not according to the Phoenix coach.


  10. 'She was just crying and crying'Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Family members of a missing teenager were keeping an emotional vigil on a Northland beach last night - the latest incident in a horror start to the holiday season in the water. The 16-year-old boy was swept out to sea off 90 Mile Beach at Hukatere in the Far North where he had been swimming with family.


  11. BBL stint big help for World Cup preparation - ShakibRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Cricketer International

    Shakib Al Hasan has said that his forthcoming three-week stint in the Big Bash League with Melbourne Renegades will considerably help his preparation for the upcoming World Cup. He is likely to leave for Australia on January 4 although his departure and whether he returns or stays back for the World Cup is dependent on Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurusingha.


  12. The people of the Hauraki GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Hauraki Gulf is the heart of New Zealand's biggest city, and its creeks, rivers, inlets and estuaries are the city's veins. The 4000 square kilometres of sheltered ocean are playground and workplace; conservation resource and a place to get a feed; a mode of transport and a sight for sore eyes.


  13. The Low Iron Ore Price Is Slowly Killing The 'New' BC IronRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    I thought the acquisition of Iron Ore Holdings was a good move, and this makes BCI a great and cheap call option on the iron ore price. However, fundamental investors should stay away from BCI, as there's no value at all at the current iron ore price.


  14. Blacks Sticks side the goal for Georgia BarnettRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    After doing her time with the development squad and playing against the touring United States side, Barnett was added after Canterbury's Amelia Gibson broke her collarbone. Suddenly Barnett found herself at the age of 20 deputising for the 33-year-old Sally Rutherford.


  15. Trailblazers, triumphs and tragedy: The trans people and events that made headlines in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blaze

    In a landmark Australian ruling in April, the High Court recognised a third category of non-specific gender of sex that granted a Sydney resident the right to identify as neither male or female. Norrie May Welby initially applied to have gender status removed and replaced with 'non' specific, however after being approved the request was later revoked, suggesting it was beyond the scope of the law.


  16. Australian of the Year Adam Goodes reveals he is considering career in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Australian of the Year Adam Goodes reveals that he is considering a career in politics after he finishes playing for the Sydney Swans The Australian of the Year and Indigenous Australian activist said that politics is an option when he finishes playing AFL Sydney Swans veteran Adam Goodes has revealed that he is considering entering politics when he playing days with Australian Football are over. The Australian of the Year recipient has been vocal in the past about his desire to be remembered as more than a football player, and to use his career in AFL as a way to create history on and off the field.


  17. At least on TV, 2015 will be the year of the kick-ass womanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Sydney Morning Herald

    They'll be calling 2015 either The Year of the Anzac Avalanche or The Year of the Kick-Ass Woman. February, March and April will be crammed with dramas and documentaries about how Australia came of age 100 years ago by following Britain's instructions to invade a country we'd barely heard of.


  18. Tall poppy victim doctor fights backRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    A Sunday Mail article from November 2004 about Matthew Hutchinson's achievements and how he dealt with a sniping campaign from critics. A DECADE after twice being Young South Australian of the Year and then becoming the target of a distressing whisper campaign, Matthew Hutchinson has returned home - a lot wiser.


  19. O'Shea bolts to glory in Launceston WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mercury

    FAST ride against strong opposition last night secured South Australia's Glenn O'Shea his second Launceston Wheel victory in three years. O'Shea, an Olympic silver medallist and multiple world champion, narrowly beat his rival Jack Bobridge, from Western Australia, also a silver medallist, and hailed as the best endurance rider in the world.


  20. Our best Tassie drivesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mercury

    From the highways to the back roads, it is hard to find a route that does not offer a breathtaking view, a historic stop or an artisan foodie. This all means a richer experience, but it also requires a little extra care, says RACT chief executive Harvey Lennon.