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Burling and Tuke make strong start to title defence

By Ben Hill

(As seen on nzherald.co.nz on 17 September, 2014)

World champion Kiwi sailing pairing Peter Burling and Blair Tuke. Photo / File.

World champion Kiwi sailing pairing Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have made a strong start to their title defence, leading the 49er class after the opening day of racing at the 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander, Spain. 307 more words

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Taniwha tame Otago

By Ben Hill

(As seen in the New Zealand Herald on 11 September, 2014)

Dan Pryor busts through a tackle during Northland’s victory over Otago. Photo / Getty … 371 more words

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Six classic tests: All Blacks v Springboks

By Ben Hill

(As seen on nzherald.co.nz on September 10, 2014)

Israel Dagg makes a break against the Springboks at Forsyth Barr Stadium last season. Photo / Getty Images. 686 more words

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Safety fear rules out extra time

By Ben Hill

(As seen in the New Zealand Herald on September 10, 2014)

An IRB rule prevented the playing of extra-time in the national 1st XV rugby competition final between Scots College and Hamilton Boys’ High School. 153 more words

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Hobbit law friction comes to an end

The New Zealand screen industry body Spada and actors union Equity have put tensions behind them, the New Zealand Herald reported.

Spada has signed an agreement with the union on terms and conditions for people working in the industry. 119 more words

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Could I Do This Too?

As some of you might know, I’ve been wondering lately about writing style for this upcoming news story and trying to think of a way in which to communicate somewhat creatively yet still in keeping with a news format. 528 more words

Twitter Roll

Bryce Edwards of the New Zealand Herald recently posted an article, “Top 100 Tweeters to Follow This Election”.  Both unsurprisingly and depressingly it was, quite frankly, a sausage fest.  374 more words