Category: News Events

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Is John Travolta in Auckland?

Is John Travolta in Auckland?

Is John Travolta in Auckland? His Boeing 707 painted in retro Qantas colours is currently parked up at Auckland International Airport. Dan News understands that it will be there until 8PM tonight. Do you know more? Comment below.

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Robson joins Jason on the Wheel.

Greer Robson has returned to our screens joining Jason Gunn on Wheel of Fortune. Robson has been popular with viewers and was last seen on Dancing with the Stars. Jason’s previous co-host Sonia Gray recently gave birth to twin girls.

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TV3 Cameraman first on Scene at Fatal House Fire

TV3 Cameraman first on Scene at Fatal House Fire

An Auckland cameraman found himself in the middle of the action in the early hours of Saturday morning.   Geoff Mackley, a cameraman for TV3 was first on the scene at a fatal house fire in Ellerslie. The fire chief at the scene said an elderly woman could have survived if she had had smoke alarms...

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Blaze in Central Auckland Cafe

Blaze in Central Auckland Cafe

Fire broke out at a central Auckland cafe yesterday afternoon.  Fire Service appliances from across the region attended the second alarm blaze at Sierra Cafe on Albert Street which caused surrounding streets to be closed.  There was no report of injury. – Dan News

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TV3 stream Bain trial online

TV3 stream Bain trial online

David Bain is being retried for the 1994 murder of his parents and three siblings after the Privy Council quashed his convictions in 2007. TV3 have continuous coverage online, delayed by ten minutes.  There had been a ban on live streaming, but late last night a judge allowed TV3 to have continuous coverage but imposed...

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Breakfast’s new look goes to air.

Breakfast’s new look goes to air.

TVNZ’s morning news show Breakfast returned for 2009 this morning. With a ‘refreshed’ look. The set is larger, with bigger screens and a new news desk. Viewers  can also expect a new look Close Up at 7pm tonight. Thanks to ‘RecordsTheNews’ for the images and video below.

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US Airways Jet down in NY

US Airways Jet down in NY

A US Airways jet has crashed into the Hudson River.  Live TV shots show the mostly intact wreckage floating partially submerged. The aircraft is reportedly an Airbus A320 with over 150 people on board. Dan News