New Zealand News
What to See and What to Skip in New Zealand ’s South Island
If New Zealand is on your bucket list, then 2017 may be the year your travel dreams come true. The new year is kicking off with twice as many flight options out of the U.S. as compared to 2016 thanks to added routes by United, American and Air New Zealand . The extra availability has brought
Venus wins match but ruled out of Auckland event with injury
Venus Williams has had to pull out of the Auckland Classic with an arm injury after winning her first-round match. Tournament director Karl Budge says the seven-time grand slam winner has a right arm injury and felt pain through her 7-6 (7-2) 6-2 victory over New Zealand wildcard Jade Lewis on
Buzz Aldrin Departs New Zealand After Weeklong Hospital Stay
Buzz Aldrin , prepare for lift off. After spending more than a week at a New Zealand hospital, Aldrin’s assistant tweeted a photo Friday morning showing the legendary NASA astronaut on an airplane with the caption, “Bye bye New Zealand! Hope to see you again! (But next time for vacation and not
Buzz Aldrin Arrives in New Zealand After Being Medically Evacuated From South Pole
Buzz Aldrin , the second man on the moon, has arrived in New Zealand after he was medically evacuated from the South Pole. Aldrin had fluid in his lungs when he landed but was responding well to antibiotics, according to White Desert Antarctica, the tour company Aldrin traveled with. His condition
New Zealand Launches Nationwide Secret Santa Game
Nearly 2,000 New Zealand residents signed up for a countrywide “Secret Santa” game this holiday season, continuing an annual tradition in which complete strangers mail presents to each other after learning their interests on social media. The massive gift exchange, sponsored by the nation’s postal
New Zealand's Nationwide Secret Santa Project
Over two thousand New Zealanders are taking part in a Secret Santa project organized by the New Zealand Post.
Drone Video Captures Impact of New Zealand Earthquake on Kekerengu Fault
Researchers in New Zealand have released stunning aerial footage mapping the impact of November's 7.8 magnitude earthquake on the Kekerengu Fault.
Cows Stranded by New Zealand Quake Rescued
Three cows stranded after a quake split their pasture apart were rescued by their owner.
New Zealand Quake Leaves at Least 2 Dead, More Than 1,000 Stranded
New Zealand emergency management officials are planning rescue operations and helping residents recover from a powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck a remote part of the island earlier in the day, leaving two people dead and more than 1,000 without basic services. The quake caused a small
Powerful Quake Devastates Remote Area of New Zealand , 2 Dead
It's a New Zealand were strong aftershocks are still being felt after a powerful seven point eight magnitude earthquake the quake triggering landslides in a small tsunami. Cracking apart roads in homes. And leaving two people dead. A magnitude five point eight aftershock hit the country overnight