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Wednesday, Dec 14


Fifth Harmony's Lauren Jauregui busted with weed at airport


Her lawyer says she wasn't arrested, but Lauren Jauregui was charged with possession of marijuana, according to reports.


Harry Styles makes acting debut in Dunkirk trailer

The first full-length trailer for Christopher Nolan's wartime flick Dunkirk has been released - and it looks set to fulfil all expectations.


NZ-made video games for the blind getting global attention

Instead of fancy graphics, they have to rely on different sounds to paint a picture in players' minds.


Te Papa given Warhol, Dali, Pollock artworks

The pieces were among more than $1.45m worth of artworks and cash donated to New Zealand's national museum.

Christmas songs you may not know

You might be sick of the mall's Christmas music, so here's a playlist of more interesting yuletide classics.


Growing Pains star Alan Thicke dies aged 69

Thicke was best known for his starring role as psychiatrist Jason Seaver on popular ABC sitcom Growing Pains, from 1985 to 1992.


Singer Bunny Walters dies

Iconic Maori singer Bunny Walters has died at the age of 63 after battling a short illness.

Bill English ends year with Taylor Swift attack on opposition


In their closing addresses to Parliament, Prime Minister Bill English and Labour Leader Andrew Little took swipes at each other, and Mr English quoted Taylor Swift.


Hilary Duff defends kissing son on lips


Actress Hilary Duff sparked a heated debate after posting a photo on Instagram of her and son Luca kissing on the lips at Disneyland.

Margot Robbie to star in Harley Quinn spinoff Gotham City Sirens

Margot Robbie and Suicide Squad director David Ayer are teaming up again for a female DC villains movie, Gotham City Sirens.


Annabelle White's guide to the perfect Christmas ham

It's not Christmas without a glazed ham, unless of course you're from a family of vegetarians.

Lorde's beautiful surprise performance in support of LGBTQ community

Lorde's "come out of hiding" with a goosebump-inspiring cover of Robyn's 'Hang With Me'.

Reviews for Rogue One mixed, but mostly positive


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story isn't as loved by critics as The Force Awakens and does have haters, but the reviews are generally positive.

Tuesday, Dec 13


Apple's $269 wireless headphones on sale after months of delay

The headphones were meant to go on sale in October but were delayed after Apple said it needed more time but didn't explain why.


Kanye West delaying presidential bid until 2024?


Kanye West has taken to Twitter to explain his meeting with Donald Trump and seemingly announce the postponement of his upcoming presidential run.


Paul Henry thanks Kiwis for 'touching' messages after mother's death

Paul Henry thanked the NZers who sent condolences following the death on Monday of his mother Olive Hopes.


Eliza McCartney, Scott Dixon star in Air NZ's latest safety video

Air NZ is back with its latest safety video, featuring more than a few famous Kiwis.

Jay Z-funded 'Uber for planes' gets $146M boost

A private jet booking service that's drawn comparisons with Uber has just received a $145.7 million cash injection in a push to send it to new heights.


Kanye West meets Donald Trump to 'discuss life'

Rapper Kanye West has met with Donald Trump - who said West was "a good man".


Moana stars celebrate Golden Globes nominations at NZ premiere


The Disney film has scored two Golden Globe nominations - just in time for the Kiwi cast to celebrate at its NZ premiere.


Ed Sheeran returns to Twitter with cryptic message

The British pop-singer returned to Twitter this evening to post a single blue square, prompting fans to question if new music is on the horizon.


Warriors and Breakers battle it out in cross-code Call of Duty

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The Breakers, Warriors, and some of New Zealand's top gamers treated local punters at Skycity Auckland to a rare Call of Duty Premiership event held by Let’s Play Live on Monday.


Aroha's music review

'Redbone', one of the lead singles from Childish Gambino's new album Awaken, My Love!, is released.

Disney's Moana set for NZ premiere

The stars will be getting their glam on tonight at the New Zealand premiere of Moana. The film is Disney's first foray into Polynesian culture and is packed with Kiwi talent.

Kim Kardashian returns with sexy lingerie video


Kim Kardashian has returned to the spotlight with a sexy video for Love magazine's annual advent calendar.

Monday, Dec 12


Moana nominated for two Golden Globes


Disney's Pasifika-themed animated film Moana, which has several Kiwi connections, is up for two awards at the 2017 Golden Globes.

Extra Adele tickets all sold out


The 15,000 extra Adele tickets that went on sale Tuesday morning for her 2017 Auckland concerts were all sold in just ten minutes, according to the promoter.

Brady Bunch star loses radio job over homophobic rant


Former The Brady Bunch star Susan Olsen has been fired from her job as a radio host in Los Angeles after posting a homophobic rant on Facebook.


Beached Az Whale returns to farewell John Key

Everyone's favourite beached whale has made a long-awaited return to the internet to say goodbye to now-former PM John Key.


La La Land leads Golden Globe Awards film nominations

The Ryan Gosling/Emma Stone musical comedy leads the film nominations, while The People v OJ Simpson got the most TV nods.