Labour has said proposals for regional public sector pay are the "wrong way to go".
Two men and a woman have pleaded guilty to their part in an attack on a student who was robbed, beaten and left for dead in a stream.
A 19-year-old from South Yorkshire is fighting for his life after he was found seriously injured in a water-filled ditch.
Motorist Graham Auty from Leeds is taking on the system over a road camera that has netted four hundred thousands pounds in fines.
Graham's wife was driving when it snapped them in Manchester. He later successfully appealed against the fine, arguing that no warning signs were visible.
But not content with that, he is now taking his fight to Parliament to try to overturn those fines handed to thousands of other motorists. Helen Steel reports.
A driver from Leeds has been speaking out after winning a legal ruling over a bus lane camera that has cost drivers like him hundreds of thousands of pounds.
Graham Auty challenged Manchester City council over the camera and won, after claiming the camera was not properly signposted.
Just one CCTV camera, covering a stretch of Wilmslow Road, caught 8,780 drivers between April and October - or 56 a day- raking in an average of £31,750 a month.
This amounts to 39 per cent of all bus lane penalty notices issued over the six months by the city hall in Manchester.
Mr Auty is now planning to take his fight to Parliament to try to overturn the fines handed out to thousands of other drivers last year. However Manchester Council say the tribunal ruling does not set a precedent and they believe there are 'no issues' with the signage.
The father of a murdered police woman has spoken of his struggle in coping with her death. PC Nicola Hughes was killed alongside her colleague PC Fiona Bone in September 2012 while on duty in Greater Manchester.
Since then, Nicola's family, who live in Huddersfield, have launched a memorial fund raising money for victims of crime. Her father Bryn is now preparing to travel to the North Pole to complete one of the toughest challenges on earth. He's been speaking to our reporter Rachel Townsend.
Detectives have halted a search along a country road in North Yorkshire for the body of a missing mother of three. Rania Alayed, 25, has not been seen in public since the evening of June 7 and was reported missing from her home in Cheetham Hill, Manchester, nearly a month later.
It is thought she was taken in a white camper van in the early hours of June 8 from Manchester to the Thirsk area, where her body was buried or concealed. An in-depth search of a 19-mile stretch of the road has been halted as police examine "other leads and intelligence".
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The widower of murdered Bradford police constable Sharon Beshenivsky has called for the routine arming of officers. Paul Beshenivsky says that the deaths of two female police officers in Greater Manchester should "open the public's eyes".
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