A report has revealed that the deaths of mothers and babies at Furness General Hospital were not properly investigated.
Students at Liverpool John Moores University will train on virtual patients and a state-of-the-art birthing simulator as they study.
Detectives say the robber has targeted two vulnerable elderly people.
Opera singer Russell Watson is preparing for a very special performance in Preston.
He's singing at the Guild Hall next week in memory of 10-year-old Katy Holmes, who died from a brain tumour last year.
Russell, who himself has battled two brain tumours, joined us in the studio to explain why it's a cause close to his heart.
You can find more about the performance and the Katy Holmes Trust by clicking here.
People have been allowed back into their homes after a nail bomb was found at a house in Salford.
Police found it shortly before 1.30pm on Thursday 28 November 2013, on Mellor Street in Patricroft while officers attended the house on an unrelated matter.
Specialist officers have assessed the device and confirmed it is no longer a threat to the community.Chief Superintendent Mary Doyle said: “Specialist officers have confirmed that there is no longer any threat to the community. We believe this is an isolated incident.
“Clearly this incident has brought significant disruption to the Patricroft community and I am very grateful to them for their patience while we investigate.”
Assheton Road in Failsworth is closed in both directions due to an accident between Berry Brow and Stansfield Street.
Queueing traffic and one lane closed due to accident on M6 Southbound between J30 M61 and J29 M65 (Lostock Hall), congestion to J31 A59 Preston New Road (Samlesbury). Matrix sign set to 40 mph. Travel time is ten minutes.
All lanes open and traffic returned to normal, accident cleared on M60 clockwise between J23 A6410 / A635 Manchester Road (Ashton Under Lyne) and J24 M67 / A57
One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident, a single car involved on M60 clockwise between J23 A6410 / A635 Manchester Road (Ashton Under Lyne) and J24 M67 / A57 (Denton Island). Note change of details.
Lane four (of four) is clo
Reports of one lane blocked and slow traffic due to accident on M53 Southbound between J9 A5032 (Ellesmere Port) and J10 A5117 (Little Stanney).
Reports of one lane blocked due to obstruction on the road on M60 Barton Bridge anticlockwise between J11 A57 (Barton) and J10 B5214 (Trafford Centre).
Callers are reporting there is a bed in the carriageway.
A team of rugby legends are competing in the Dubai Sevens to help raise awareness of Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Five-year-old Jack Johnson, the son of former Wigan rugby league star Andy, suffers from the muscle-wasting disease for which, as yet, there is no cure.
Two years on from setting up the Joining Jack campaign, thousands of pounds has been raised for research into the illness.
Find out more about the charity's work at www.joiningjack.org
Traffic is backing up on the M53 Southbound and a lane is closed due to an accident between Junctions 6 and 7.