New Zealand

A jetpack created by a New Zealand company. (Image Credit: Martin Aircraft)

Plymouth Company Hopes To Bring Jetpacks To U.S.

Avwatch, based in Plymouth, signed a deal with Martin Aircraft of New Zealand as the companies hope to market jetpacks.


(Photo courtesy: Tufts University-Facebook)

Tufts University Student, Parents Killed In New Zealand Crash

A Tufts University student and her parents were killed when their car crashed into a logging truck in New Zealand, authorities said Thursday.



The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.


Louis Corbett (WBZ-TV)

New Zealand Boy Losing Vision Meets Celtics

Louis Corbett is filling up a bank of visual memories, enough to last a lifetime.


Celtics fan Louis Corbett and his mom Catherine talk with WBZ-TV's David Wade from New Zealand via Skype.

Young Celtics Fan From New Zealand Ready For Trip To Boston

Louis Corbett is a 12-year-old Celtics fan in New Zealand, suffering from a rare eye disease that will eventually cost him his sight. So the Celtics are making sure he gets to see his favorite team in action.


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The Day After Christmas

The day after Christmas is always so anticlimactic.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/26/2013

Snow on Route 9 in Worcester

Winter Solstice

Well it’s here. December 21st. The winter solstice.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/21/2012

The scene where three BU students were killed in a crash in New Zealand.

BU Student Pleads Guilty In New Zealand Crash

20-year-old Stephen Houseman pleaded guilty Wednesday to the charges in Auckland District Court.


File photo of BU student Meg Theriault, who was critically injured in the crash in New Zealand in May 2012.

BU Student Critically Hurt In New Zealand Crash Speaks For First Time

A Boston University student from Salisbury is now awake and talking, more than two weeks after she was critically injured in a crash that claimed the lives of three classmates.


The scene where three BU students were killed in a crash in New Zealand.

Safety Advocate Says Lack Of Rumble Strips May Have Contributed To New Zealand Crash

New Zealand road safety campaigner Clive Matthew-Wilson says his country is mourning the loss of the 3 Boston University students.