|Specialty cheesemakers 'worse off' in EU trade deal|
An award-winning cheese producer says a trade deal with the European Union will hurt the specialty cheese industry.
© 2018 RadioNZ 6:34pm As retirement approaches, is Danica Patrick a Hall of Famer?
DETROIT (AP) — As Danica Patrick prepares for her farewell at this weekend's Indianapolis 500, another big event on the auto racing calendar looms earlier in the week: The vote for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.Jeff Gordon is the big...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Gambling expert calls for WADA-style monitoring of athletes
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — A leading Australian gambling researcher says he hopes the U.S. entry into live sports betting might help his push for an international anti-corruption unit to monitor athletes, similar to the World Anti-Doping...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Zunino, Heredia lead Mariners to 3-2 win over A's in 10
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Zunino hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and Guillermo Heredia doubled home the go-ahead run in the 10th as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Oakland Athletics 3-2 on Tuesday night.The Mariners...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Betts, Sale lead Red Sox 4-2 over Rays as Adames debuts
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Chris Sale has high praise for Boston teammate Mookie Betts, and with good reason.Betts hit his major league-leading 16th homer, Sale struck out nine in 7 2/3 innings and the Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Driver hospitalised after crashing into ditch on State Highway 1
A man is in hospital after crashing his car south of Levin, and 3 kilometres north of Manakau in the lower North Island.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 6:24pm Crown manager steps into Akaroa Area School
A Crown manager has been appointed to a small town Canterbury school.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 6:24pm Get walkers off the road: Te Araroa Trail founder
The reputation of the length of New Zealand walkway is being damaged because trekkers have to complete the final leg into Bluff along a dangerous state highway, the trail's founder says.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 6:24pm Man violently assaulted at Auckland's Onehunga Train Station
A man was "savagely beaten" at an Auckland train station on Saturday.
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Taylor, Puig homers lift Dodgers over Rockies 5-3
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Taylor hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the sixth inning and Yasiel Puig followed with a solo shot, rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers past the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Tuesday night.The victory...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Takuma Sato back to defend Indy 500 victory with new team
The fans lined up one by one in the most orderly fashion, waiting for their chance to take a photograph or snag an autograph from the first Japanese winner of the Indianapolis 500.Good thing they were patient, too.Takuma Sato...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Morales, Happ lead Blue Jays over Angels 5-3, stop skid at 4
TORONTO (AP) — With the Los Angeles Angels in town, Toronto's Kendrys Morales emulated Shoehei Otani: He followed a pitching performance with a big home run.Morales hit a two-run homer, J.A. Happ won his second straight start and...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm Oh brother: Cole's good game blemished by HR from Crawford
HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole's only major miscue against San Francisco came on a pitch to Brandon Crawford that will give his brother-in-law some bragging rights at family gatherings for years to come.Cole struck out eight over six...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:24pm University of Otago confirms job changes
Hundreds of University of Otago staff have learned the fate of their jobs after months of uncertainty.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 6:24pm Struggle for social housing keeping many families under the yoke of poverty
For almost two years, a solo mum in Motueka has struggled to find a home for her family.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 6:24pm Epsom residents back David Seymour over social housing letter
Epsom residents are backing their MP David Seymour after he wrote a letter warning social housing could bring tenants with "mental health issues" into their suburb.
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