5:18 PM.John Campbell meets Dunedin man Stephen Hoffman, whose cancer spread while he waited 11 months for surgery. He's now terminally ill and waiting on DHB paperwork to get ACC support. Video, Audio
5:24 PM.Southern DHB's CEO Chris Fleming says there "will be some harm" caused to the 569 urology patients who have waited longer for treatment than they should under the Ministry of Health guidelines. Video, Audio
5:35 PM.Protesters and Fletcher shareholders clashed with board members in a meeting today after the company slashed its profit forecast because of the $160m hit it took in its building and interiors section.
6:08 PM.Reducing child poverty is chief among the new Labour Government's goals, as is addressing housing, which has been brought back into one portfolio after National split it into three. Video, Audio
6:13 PM.New ministers Andrew Little, Carmel Sepuloni, Willie Jackson and Nanaia Mahuta spoke to Bridget Burke about what they'd like to change and what they hope to achieve over the next three years. Video, Audio
6:18 PM.The new Labour-led Government will increase the hourly rate to $20 within the next three years. Some business owners say it could put them off hiring young workers with no experience. Video, Audio