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Stories with place: Wellington
  • Malaysian officer to serve 9 months for New Zealand assault 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 11:19 pm

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand - A Malaysian military officer whose legal case prompted outrage after he left New Zealand under the protection of diplomatic immunity was sentenced Thursday to nine months of home detention after pleading guilty to indecent assault.

  • US, 11 other countries sign free-trade deal in New Zealand 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 8:14 pm

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Trade ministers from 12 Pacific Rim countries including the United States gathered Thursday in New Zealand for the ceremonial signing of a free-trade deal they say will significantly boost trade.

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra announces world tour 
    Updated: Jan-18-16 7:21 am

    NEW YORK - Wynton Marsalis is taking the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra on its longest tour in nearly 15 years, covering 15 cities in 10 countries over 40 days.