In New Zealand there are twice as many cows as people, but it's the hobbits that are really making hay.
A New Zealand woman has been arrested in Bali after flying into the resort island allegedly carrying crystal methamphetamine following a drug-fueled party in Australia, an official said Friday.
Evacuations were under way in New Zealand Friday after a tsunami warning was issued following a powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake which struck before dawn off the east coast of the North Island.
A former pharmaceutical executive who Chinese authorities accuse of embezzling money and fleeing to New Zealand has settled his case for $31 million, New Zealand police said Tuesday, in a deal that represents an unusual level of cooperation between the two countries.
The New Zealand government on Tuesday agreed to pay more than half a million dollars to a man who spent 12 years in jail after he was convicted of killing five members of his own family but was later found not guilty at a retrial.
Infants who suck their thumbs or bite their nails appear less prone to allergies as adults, New Zealand researchers have found.
WELLINGTON - New Zealand's economic growth remained "solid" in the January-March quarter as strong construction offset the struggling dairy and mining sectors, official data showed.
New Zealand's government on Wednesday agreed to pay a record amount to a 41-year-old man who spent more than 20 years in prison for a rape and murder he did not commit.
Scientists say they've discovered a magma buildup near a New Zealand town that explains a spate of recent earthquakes and could signal the beginnings of a new volcano -- although they're not expecting an eruption anytime soon.