|Fewer people diverted away from court for drug charges - report|
Dealing with charges out of court is more likely to address the root cause of offending, says the New Zealand Drug Foundation
© 2019 RadioNZ 8:15am Silver Ferns bounce back in Australia clash
In a spirited outing, the new-look Silver Ferns showed heartening progress after being pipped 53-50 by the Australian Diamonds in their Northern Netball Quad Series match in London on Sunday.
© 2019 voxy.co.nz 7:55am Shane Warne 'is still giving grief', 24 years on
OPINION: This is a story about journalistic practice and how there's not necessarily a shelf-life on the discomfort that can be caused by careless, or opportunistic, media reporting. Even in relation to trivialities within the relatively trivial matter of sport.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 7:55am Rappers Skengdo and AM breached injunction by performing drill music
Skengdo and AM breached a gang injunction by performing music which "incited violence", police say.
© 2019 BBCWorld 7:55am US shutdown: George W Bush gives pizza to security team
The former president gives pizza to his Secret Service staff who are unpaid during the shutdown.
© 2019 BBCWorld 7:55am An alpaca walks into a French opticians...
The animal spent half an hour in the shop in the Breton town of Hennebont before its owner arrived.
© 2019 BBCWorld 7:55am Queen's husband drives two days after crash
The duke has been seen driving at Sandringham, two days after a crash that injured two women.
© 2019 BBCWorld 7:55am Burnley, Watford draw 0-0 in Premier League
WATFORD, England (AP) — Burnley kept up its push for Premier League survival on Saturday, drawing 0-0 at Watford to go four straight matches unbeaten.Visiting attacker Chris Wood had the ball in the net in stoppage time but it was...
© 2019 NZ Herald 7:45am Rams-Saints Matchups
The gumbo the New Orleans Saints are cooking up is flavored with lots of passes from Drew Brees to Michael Thomas, plenty of runs by Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram, and enough dashes of defense to negate the high-powered offense of...
© 2019 NZ Herald 7:45am