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Palestinians say it was a “massacre” of more than 100 people, while Israel says the crowd had approached their troops in a threatening way.
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Israeli troops fired on a crowd of Palestinians racing to pull food off an aid convoy in Gaza City on Thursday, witnesses said.
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Harry plans to appeal the decision to strip him of security privileges after he quit working as a member of the royal family and moved to the United States.
1 News     29 Feb 2024 16:35
Sir Elton John also among high-profile figures allowed to see private eye payment details.
Stuff
Force says security changes were made after ‘thorough review’ found ‘dangerous and unacceptable behaviour’ by paparazzi.
Stuff

An exclusion zone has been set up after a sinkhole appeared in the car park of a commercial building near an ongoing tunnel project in southeast Sydney.
1 News     1 Mar 2024 18:28
A building is teetering on the edge of 10-metre-wide hole, prompting evacuations of tunnel workers.
Stuff

A US man who shot and killed a 20-year-old woman who mistakenly pulled into his rural driveway has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
RNZ     3:03 pm today
Kevin Monahan shot and killed 20-year-old Kaylin Gillis when the SUV she was travelling in mistakenly pulled into his driveway.
1 News

Vibrant American designer and fashion icon Iris Apfel has died at the age of 102.
RNZ     11 minutes ago
The fashion icon found a new generation of fans after she joined popular social media platform TikTok.
1 News

The company's decision has been called “a dereliction of its commitment to the sustainability of Australian news media” by the government.
Stuff     25m ago
The US company also revealed it planned to remove a news section from the social media site in Australia and the US next year when deals expire.
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Facebook said its users were not coming to its platform for news and political content and that it would invest its money elsewhere.
RNZ

Newshub    
Elon Musk is suing over 'betrayal of the ChatGPT maker’s founding aims'.
NZHerald

The princess had not been seen in public since Christmas, having undergone abdominal surgery at a London clinic in mid-January.
1 News     1 Mar 2024 11:33
Analysis - The health problems of both the King and the Princess of Wales have raised questions around what Buckingham Palace and Kensington Palace want the…
RNZ

A solitary killer whale, or orca, has been filmed hunting and killing a great white shark in an "astonishing" attack. VIDEO
RNZ     3 Mar 2024

Several countries have joined the UN in calling for an investigation into the deaths of more than 100 Palestinians during an aid delivery in Gaza.
RNZ     8:06 am today
Many of the people treated for injuries following a rush on an aid convoy in Gaza on Thursday suffered gunshot wounds, the UN has said.
RNZ

The Russian president warned, “they must understand that we also have weapons that can hit targets on their territory”.
Stuff     4:42PM

Gaza authorities said the people were shot dead by Israeli forces as they waited, but Israel says many of the victims were run over by aid trucks.
RNZ     6 minutes ago
Gaza authorities say more than 100 people were shot dead by Israeli forces as they waited, but Israel says many of the victims were run over by aid trucks.
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It comes a day after the deaths of Palestinians queuing for aid threw a spotlight on an unfolding humanitarian catastrophe in the crowded coastal enclave.
RNZ     about 1 hour ago
The US military has carried out its first airdrop of aid into Gaza, amid the growing humanitarian catastrophe in the crowded coastal enclave after months of…
RNZ

Intuitive Machines' lander Odysseus was the first US spacecraft to land on the moon since the Apollo astronauts.
1 News     1 Mar 2024 16:29

Families gather in Kuala Lumpur to honour the missing and say answers are needed for sake of flight safety , 10 years after the flight vanished.
Stuff     4 Mar 2024 05:57
The passenger became combative after the flight crew intervened as he was loudly arguing with his girlfriend.
1 News

Funeral homes in slain opposition leader’s native Moscow afraid to help family after receiving threatening phone calls.
Stuff     1 Mar 2024 16:52
Crowds faced a heavy police presence as they thronged to the church for Navalny’s funeral and to the cemetery in a snowy suburb where he was finally laid to rest.
1 News
Hundreds gather to farewell Russia’s main opposition leader
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Newshub    
Plan to fuse artificial intelligence systems into billions of human-like robots for the world's workplaces and homes.
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NZHerald     2 Mar 2024 17:34
It took about 40 minutes to prepare someone to climb down to the cab and hook the driver to a harness and bring her out safely.
1 News

Glenn Phillips has done his part in New Zealand's long-shot bid to beat Australia.
NZHerald     2 Mar 2024 19:20
Glenn Phillips quashed talk of Australia's mental edge after a dire day for New Zealand.
NZHerald
Glenn Phillips’ five-wicket bag on day three against Australia is also bittersweet.
NZHerald

NZHerald     2 Mar 2024 10:52
After the chaotic aid convoy encounter that left more than 100 dead, Joe Biden approves US aid airdrops.
Stuff

Michelle Troconis wept as the jurors were polled to confirm they agreed with the verdict. She could be heard sobbing before marshals cuffed her and led her from the courtroom.
1 News     2 Mar 2024 13:56
Celeste Manno was asleep in her bed in Melbourne's northeast when Luay Sako smashed through her window and stabbed her 23 times.
1 News

Kanchha Sherpa was among the team that put Edmund Hillary and his Sherpa guide Tenzing Norgay at the very top of the world in 1953.
Stuff     57m ago
The world’s highest peak is too crowded and too dirty now due to tourists, says sherpa.
NZHerald

Mardi Gras marchers wore rainbow kangaroos on their shirts behind a Qantas float.
NZHerald     03 Mar 12:51 PM
Australian couple Jesse Baird and Luke Davies would likely have been celebrating Mardi Gras, but the parade will honour their lives instead.
RNZ
Haunted by tragedy, this year’s Mardi Gras glowed with hope and resilience. For that is the meaning of Mardi Gras.
Stuff

The death row inmate is now free after 25 years.
NZHerald     3 Mar 2024 15:34
US man Daniel Gwynn found himself on death row at 25 after prosecutors said two witnesses had picked him out of a photo array in a fatal arson case. But he wasn’t in it - and now he’s free.
Stuff
Thomas Eugene Creech, 73, has been in prison half a century, convicted of five murders in three states and suspected of several more.
1 News

History is against the Black Caps on the decisive day of the first test against Australia.
NZHerald     3 Mar 2024 08:04
Live updates of day three between the Black Caps and Australia.
NZHerald
Australia have claimed the first test after wrapping up New Zealand’s innings with ease.
NZHerald
Live updates of day two between the Black Caps and Australia.
NZHerald
New Zealand ended day two of the first test against Australia hoping for another miracle.
NZHerald

Thousands of Russians chanted Alexei Navalny's name and say they will not forgive the authorities for his death as the opposition leader was laid to rest in Moscow. 
ODT    
At a cemetery not far from where Navalny once lived, his mother and father stooped over his open coffin to kiss him for the last time as a small group of…
RNZ

The girl spotted the arm and called her father, who then called emergency services.
1 News     1 Mar 2024 17:23
The grisly find in New York’s Long Island sparked a police search which then turned up a head, another arm, and parts of two legs.
Stuff

Donald Trump’s supporters in 2024 are older and more conservative on average than back in 2016.
Stuff     5:00AM
As the day with the most delegates up for stake, strong performances by Biden and Trump would move them much closer to becoming their party's nominee.
1 News

People sat on the grass and watched in silence as a slideshow of Jesse Baird and Luke Davies played on big screens.
1 News     1 Mar 2024 22:02
The final moments Jesse Baird and Luke Davies shared together, and the mother’s intuition that led detectives to hunt down one of their own all revealed in police documents.
Stuff

Survivors used a water pipe to escape the "dangerous" building, which reportedly has gas cylinders on every floor.
RNZ     about 1 hour ago
Firefighters said the deadly blaze started in a restaurant on the first floor of the mall in the heart of Dhaka.
1 News
Firefighters said the fire began in a popular restaurant in Dhaka.
NZHerald
At least 43 people have been killed after a fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Bangladesh, the country's health minister says.
RNZ

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Monday, 4 March, 2024 7:04