A coroner has begun summing up in the case of a one year old girl who died at Birmingham Children's Hospital in 2009.
A lawyer acting for the UK Government has told judges that "there is no right to compensation" because someone has been acquitted.
The history of King Richard III will be remembered today, as part of a medieval battle re-enactment, hosted by the University of Leicester.
Watch Roy Wood from Wizzard recreate his Christmas hit "I wish it could be Christmas every day" with a number of year 7 pupils from Stockland Green School.
The children who sang on the original version 40 years ago were from the same school.
A man from Castle Vale, Birmingham, has been charged with attempted murder following an assault on a man in Shard End which has left him fighting for his life in hospital.
Neville Duke, 34, has been arrested in connection with the stabbing which took place on Kendrick Avenue on Sunday evening.
The 36 year-old remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital after suffering multiple stab wounds.
Neville Duke has been remanded in custody and will appear at Birmingham Magistrates' Court on Wednesday morning.
A 21 year-old man arrested on the day of the attack has been released on police bail while a 39 year-old has been released without charge.
Stan Collymore says he is taking legal advice after being inundated with a stream of racist messages on social media.
The striker, who played for Aston Villa, Leicester City and Nottingham Forest among other clubs, retweeted what he considered to be abusive messages from users.
The football pundit and broadcaster, who often uses the social media platform to highlight prejudice and mental health issues, posted several "screen grab" images of messages sent to his account.
Collymore also hit out at Twitter's legal teams as "not fit for purpose".
Staffordshire Police confirmed they are investigating alleged criminal behaviour in relation to offensive, racist messages sent via Twitter to Collymore, after the radio presenter contacted them last night.
A pensioner has spoken of her anger after she was burgled five times by the same man at her home in Long Eaton, Derbyshire.
Margaret Woodward says she would chase anyone else who tries to burgle her saying "nobody is ever going to do that to me again."
Campaigners trying to overturn 40-year-old convictions against 24 Shrewsbury pickets have collected more than 100,000 signatures in a petition under moves to raise the issue in Parliament.
The Shrewsbury 24 Campaign has collected more than 107,000 signatures online and in towns and cities across the country as well as at union and other conferences.
The petition will be handed in to 10 Downing Street next week by union leaders and Royle Family actor Ricky Tomlinson, one of the 24.
The pickets were arrested five months after the 1972 building workers' strike and charged under the 1875 Conspiracy Act, with six sent to prison, including Tomlinson.
The campaign group wants all documents related to the case to be released, claiming they would prove that a "massive miscarriage of justice" was handed out.
Birmingham's Dave Hill from Slade says the band get requests all the time, even in the summer, to perform their Christmas hit "Merry Xmas Everybody."
Midland-based bands Slade and Wizzard have made it into the list of Top 20 UK Christmas songs, as both hits celebrate their 40th birthday.
Three men and a woman have been jailed for attacking and stabbing a retired Indian military general over his involvement in a siege in the 80s.
After a two-week trial, Mandeep Singh Sandhu, aged 35, of Great Barr, Birmingham, and Dilbag Singh, 37, of no fixed address, were sentenced to 14 years in prison for wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
Harjit Kaur, 39, of Hayes, Middlesex was found guilty of the same charge and she was sentenced to 11 years.
Barjinder Singh Sangha, 34, of Wolverhampton, had previously pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 10 and a half years in prison.
Retired Lieutenant-General Kuldip Singh Brar was attacked and stabbed by a group of men in the West End while holidaying in London in September last year.