Gaurav Bains was at risk of developing an aggressive form of childhood leukemia until his father put a plea out on social media.
Ukrainian Pavlo Lapshyn has pleaded guilty to the murder of Birmingham pensioner, Mohammed Saleem, and plotting explosions near mosques.
Police have released images showing Ukrainian student Pavlo Lapshyn preparing for and carrying out attacks in the Midlands.
A major fire at a wood recycling plant in Tipton was started deliberately, West Midlands Fire Service says.
More than 30 firefighters tackled the blaze which broke out on Bloomfield Road on Sunday afternoon.
The force says it reviewed CCTV footage which shows the fire was an act of arson.
Two fire engines remain at the scene damping down and are expected to be there throughout the night.
Firefighters are still at the scene of a major fire at a recycling plant in Tipton.
One water jet is still in use this morning as crews tackle the blaze. Residents living in the area have been warned to keep their doors and windows closed due to the amount of smoke.
The #tiptonfire is still causing large amounts of smoke in the area, residents need to keep their doors and windows closed.
Station Commander at West Midlands Fire Service, Neil Griffiths, says there are 30 firefighters at the scene of a fire at a recycling plant in Tipton.
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We are dealing with a significant fire at a recycling plant in Tipton with 6 appliances
A mother from Tipton is spending Christmas with her daughter after a police officer saved the child’s life.
Zoe Earnshaw called the police on Thursday 5 December after her baby girl Amelia stopped breathing and started to turn blue.
PC Carl Scott arrived with a colleague and gave Amelia emergency first aid. After chest compressions and one breath of air she began to come round.
After spending five days in hospital she was sent home in time for Christmas.
A woman has been charged after a pensioner and his two small Yorkies were savaged in an attack in Sandwell.
The 72-year-old was walking his two Yorkshire terriers along Field Road, Tipton, at around 4pm on December 4 when they were set upon by two dogs.
He suffered cuts to his hands, while one of his pets had to be put down due to internal bleeding. The other dog is recovering from multiple bite wounds.
Mariana Stewart, aged 19, of Field Road, was charged with possessing a fighting dog an allowing a dog to be dangerously out of control. She has been granted police bail to appear at Sandwell Magistrates Court on December 23.