|Backlash following harassment reports at UK charity dinner|
LONDON (AP) — Senior women in Britain's Parliament are demanding tougher laws against harassment after a Financial Times investigation found that women were groped at a men's only charity gala attended by hundreds of senior executives...
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:54pm Saudi corruption sweep to move to trial with 95 detained
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi media are reporting that 95 people are still being held by authorities in a purported anti-corruption campaign that was launched nearly three months ago by the kingdom's influential crown prince.A...
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:54pm Tennys Sandgren blasts media in final shot at Aussie Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — After losing in the Australian Open quarterfinals on Wednesday, Tennys Sandgren saved his final shot of the tournament for the media.Sandgren opened his news conference following a 6-4, 7-6 (5), 6-3 loss...
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:34pm Japanese PM Abe to attend opening ceremony in Pyeongchang
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to attend the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics next month.Speaking to reporters in Tokyo on Wednesday, Abe said he would go to the Feb. 9 ceremony and expressed hope...
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:34pm Kremlin rejects talks of boycotting the Olympics _ for now
MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin has dismissed talk of an Olympic boycott after some of Russia's top athletes were barred from competing at the Pyeongchang Games.Several of the country's top medal hopes, including six-time short-track...
© 2018 NZ Herald 11:14pm Highway closed to traffic after serious crash north of Tairua
State Highway 25 at Whenuakite, Coromandel Peninsula is closed following a serious two vehicle crash.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 11:14pm Meech in top 10 after first day of Miami World Cup
Damage limitation was the order of the day at the World Cup regatta in Miami today, especially after sailors spent many hours on the water waiting for the breeze to fill in.Sam Meech was the best placed of the three New Zealand...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:54pm US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: 'not particularly concerned' about reports China preparing to ease purchases of US bonds
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: 'not particularly concerned' about reports China preparing to ease purchases of US bonds.
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:34pm