Auckland - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Auckland New Zealanders evacuated from parts of coast as storm hits WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Hundreds of people in New Zealand were evacuated from some coastal areas on Thursday as the second major storm in just over a week made landfall near the North Island town of Whakatane. But residents of the nation's largest city, Auckland, breathed a sigh of relief as the remnants of Cyclone Cook moved past them to the east.... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT 2017-04-13T10:00:00Z Adele: 'I don't know if I will ever tour again' AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Adele fans who didn't catch her on her world tour that's winding down may be out of luck in the future. The New Zealand Herald reports Adele told the audience during Sunday night's show in Auckland that "touring isn't something I'm good at" and she doesn't know if she "will ever tour again." The concert was Adele's last one before she formally fi... Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:00:00 GMT 2017-03-27T15:00:00Z Qatar Airways launches longest flight with Auckland route DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar Airways has launched the world's longest scheduled commercial airline route with the arrival of its flight from Doha to Auckland, New Zealand. The Gulf carrier said flight QR920 touched down in Auckland early on Monday after covering a distance of 14,535 kilometers, or 9,032 miles. That is the fu... Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:42:00 GMT 2017-02-06T14:42:00Z Frustrated Serena Williams loses in 2nd round at Auckland AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Serena Williams lost her second-round match at the ASB Classic and the 22-time Grand Slam singles champion, frustrated by swirling winds, didn't leave quietly. "At least I can get out of these conditions," No. 2-ranked Williams said after her 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-4 loss Wednesday to fellow American Madison Brengle. ... Wed, 04 Jan 2017 10:30:00 GMT 2017-01-04T10:30:00Z Serena wins opener in Auckland after 4-month layoff AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Serena Williams ended four months on the sideline with flashes of form and occasional bouts of frustration in a 6-3, 6-4 win over Pauline Parmentier on Tuesday in the first round of the ASB Classic. Williams, who rested various injuries after her semifinal exit at the U.S. Open, waited an extra day to make her first appearance... Tue, 03 Jan 2017 16:18:00 GMT 2017-01-03T16:18:00Z