Weather: Strong winds bring down powerlines and trees, power outages around Auckland

Strong gusts and high winds are affecting parts of Auckland early this morning, with emergency services being kept busy overnight. Fire crews had been called out to 77 weather-related call-outs in just over two hours between 3am and shortly after 5am. Northern fire communications shift manager, Paul Radden, said most

The Stock Market Loves Biden More Than Trump. So Far, at Least.

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