An Italian prosecutor has demanded that an appeal court find Amanda Knox guilty of the 2007 murder of her roommate Meredith Kercher.
One man was killed and another seriously injured after a double shooting in Leeds. The pair were attacked inside a house.
A man sentenced today for causing cruelty to a dog who was in such a poor condition when she was found that she had to be put to sleep.
Christmas has come early for staff and visitors at a farm in Leeds as it welcomes the arrival of six piglets. Pippa the Tamworth sow who lives at Home Farm at Temple Newsam, have given birth to the cross-bred piglets.
Their arrival has already proved a crowd puller with visitors keen to catch a glimpse of the new editions.
"We are absolutely delighted to welcome these lovely six new piglets to Home Farm , which already have built up a very big fan club with both staff and visitors alike.
"Exploring and finding out more about a real working farm is really interesting and with over 400 animals on show along with exhibitions and recreated workshops, Home Farm really is a fantastic place for all the family to visit."
Coun Mark Dobson, Leeds City Council
A student from Leeds had a summer job with a few ups and downs - to say the least.
Seb Smith won a competition to work as a water slide tester in some of Europe's biggest holiday resorts. But he's returned and is now looking for work - so what next?
Police have released the 999 call from the convicted murderer of Jordan Stapleton. Jake Looby (below) dialled the emergency services and disguised his voice saying he had 'heard a bang' to ensure the police went to the house soon after the death of Mr Stapleton.
Looby was sentenced along with three others to life in prison for the murder of father Jordan Stapleton on Beckhill Chase in Meanwood, Leeds in April this year.
Four men convicted of murdering a father in Leeds while his four year old son slept in the next bedroom have been sentenced to life in prison.
Colin Webster and Cyrus Hanley will serve a minimum of twenty four years each while Jake Looby and Luke Toner twenty and twenty-two years respectively for the murder of Jordan Stapleton. The four, calling themselves the S-Gang, shot him in April this year believing him to be a police informant.
Energy giant npower has confirmed plans to cut 1,460 jobs, including in Leeds, under restructuring of its customer service activities, including outsourcing work to India.
Npower's offices in Stoke-on-Trent will close, affecting about 550 employees, and one of three offices in Oldbury will close, making 400 workers redundant.
There will also be redundancies at npower's site in Leeds, affecting 80 workers.
A site in Thornaby will close but employees will relocate to npower's head office in Rainton.
Much of npower's customer facing work will be outsourced to Capita, affecting 540 employees.
Npower said all phone calls would continue to be answered in the UK and people transferring to Capita would still to be based in the north east of England, with the same terms and conditions of employment as before.
Back office administrative activity such as checking meter readings against customers' bills will be outsourced to India.
An Italian prosecutor has demanded that an appeal court find Amanda Knox guilty of the 2007 murder of her roommate Meredith Kercher, who had been a student at Leeds University.
He argues the killing may have been rooted in arguments about cleanliness and triggered by a toilet left unflushed by the only man now in jail for the murder.
Ant & Dec have announced a second date at Leeds Arena for their 'Takeaway on Tour' tour.
Tickets for the Wednesday 13 August 2014 show go on sale on Friday from 9.00am.
Two West Yorkshire men have absconded from an open prison in Derbyshire.
Lee Naylor and Michael Sayers absconded separately from HMP Sudbury on Friday, November 22.
Naylor, from Little Horton, Bradford, was given an indeterminate sentence at Bradford Crown Court for robbery in May 2008.
He is white, 5ft 11ins tall, of medium build, with short brown hair and blue eyes.
Sayers, whose last know address was in Leeds, was jailed for six years for conspiracy to rob at Leeds Crown Court in May 2012.
He is white, 5ft 6ins tall, of medium build, with short brown hair and blue eyes.
Brian Waite was arrested yesterday in London, seven years after absconding from prison.
He was serving an 11 year sentence at North Sea Camp in Lincolnshire after being convicted for a robbery in which £25,000 was stolen from a security van.