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Teenager questioned over York murder

Police in York are questioning a 19-year-old over a murder in York on Monday evening.

Police are questioning a man in connection with the murder of 20-year-old Liam Miller Credit: North Yorkshire Police

The teen had been in hospital for treatment following the incident on Hamilton Drive, Acomb, where 20-year-old Liam Miller died.

Police have also confirmed that they are treating the attack on the second victim – the man who went to Liam’s assistance and was also stabbed - as attempted murder.

Leeds residents to benefit from £40 million broadband boost

A deal worth £40 million has been secured to make ultra-fast broadband available in Leeds.

Forty million pounds has been secured to make ultra-fast broadband available in Leeds.

Up to 80,000 homes are set to benefit from speeds of 152Mb. The upgrade will begin in MIddleton, then roll out to other areas of the city after being agreed between internet providers and the city council.

I am delighted that we have secured this investment for the residents of Leeds. Access to high speed broadband is the cornerstone of a thriving local economy helping residents connect and businesses to grow.

– Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council



Refinery fined £1.4m after creating 'an inevitable risk of death'

The safety failings of the company which ran Lindsey Oil refinery in north Lincolnshire "created an inevitable risk of death" a judge has said.

The comments came as oil firm Total UK were fined after a major fire at the plant near Immingham which killed one of their workers.

24-year-old Robert Greenacre died in the blaze in June 2010. His parents were in court to hear today's sentencing.

Michael Billington has the story:

Bruce up for Championship fight despite KC departures

As expected Hull City have today sold both defender James Chester to West Brom and Robbie Brady to Norwich.

Brady didn't travel with the team to their pre-season training camp in Austria, but our sports reporter Chris Dawkes did.

He has been speaking to manager Steve Bruce about his plans for the coming season after the club were relegated from the Premier League in May:

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