5:00 PM.Christie Marceau's family struggle with the decison her killer is not guilty by reason of insanity. Opposition MPs attack the Prime Minister's honesty in Parliament and Fire Service managers… Read moreAudio
5:08 PM.The parents of slain Auckland teenager, Christie Marceau, say they cannot come to terms with a court ruling that the man who killed their daughter was found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity.
5:19 PM.The review says many senior managers lacked operational experience and describes a view held by lower ranked officers that commanders have become administrators who have lost the art of command. Audio
5:50 PM.The Maori Party hopes the Crown will respond to the recommendations in a Waitangi Tribunal report on Maori pre-schools, but the caucus warns the state doesn't have a good track record of taking… Read moreAudio
6:09 PM.The parents of slain Auckland teenager, Christie Marceau, say they cannot come to terms with a court ruling that the man who killed their daughter was found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity.
6:18 PM.The Kohanga Reo National Trust is hoping its victory in the Waitangi Tribunal today will lead to millions of dollars for emergency repairs and more money annually - but an apology from the Crown is… Read moreAudio
6:37 PM.People in Christchurch fighting to save their Port Hills homes are astounded the Earthquake Recovery Authority is set on spending millions of dollars to buy them out when a cheaper option exists. Audio
6:45 PM.The lawyer leading the Maori claims over freshwater has warned a win by the kaitiaki of Poroti Springs near Whangarei, could be reversed; An MP wants all citizenship ceremonies to acknowledge Te… Read moreAudio