North East devolution delay 'risks £900m investment'
The government warns the North East it risks losing £900m of investment because of delays approving plans for a directly elected mayor.
Tim Krul: Newcastle goalkeeper joins Ajax after signing a new deal
Tim Krul signs a new one-year deal with Newcastle United, then moves to Ajax on a season-long loan on the same day.
Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe moved from Broadmoor to prison
Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe - known as the Yorkshire Ripper - is transferred to prison after more than 30 years in Broadmoor psychiatric hospital.
Great North Air Ambulance 'excellence centre' plan
Plans for a centre for medical excellence in the north-east of England are announced by the Great North Air Ambulance Service.
Sports Direct investors press for review of its practices
A group of some of influential investors are urging Sports Direct to overhaul the way it is run after illegal working practices were exposed.
Pte Conor McPherson named as soldier killed in live-fire training
Tributes are paid to a "hugely committed" soldier who was shot dead during a training exercise.