Two more road deaths today to add to five days of carnage, in which a dozen people have died UPDATED
Two more road deaths today to add to five days of carnage, in which a dozen people have died full story
GoFundMe alleged scam: Woman says she was 'duped' into joining scheme
A new twist emerges in an alleged GoFundMe scam in the US, with one of the accused saying she was a patsy in the scheme, and that her former boyfriend and the purported good Samaritan were behind the "conspiracy". full story
Papua New Guinea Police storm Parliament over lack of payment for APEC summit, ABC understands
Members of PNG's police and armed forces — understood to be angry about not receiving allowances owed to them from working at APEC — block streets around Parliament and appear to have barricaded the building. full story
Quote of the Day
"The child had every toy his father wanted." Robert E. Whitten
1841 - Mass murder in the Bay of Islands
Maketū Wharetōtara, the 17-year-old son of the Ngāpuhi chief Ruhe, killed five people at Motuarohia in the Bay of Islands. In March 1842 he became the first person to be legally executed in this country. more...
1937 - Parachuting Santa crashes in Auckland
George Sellars narrowly escaped serious injury when he was able to swing his parachute away from the glass roof of the Winter Gardens during the Farmers’ Christmas parade in Auckland. more...
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