North Yorkshire Police said they were not treating the death of an 88-year-old woman in a house fire as suspicious.
The fire broke out on Saturday morning in a bungalow between the villages of Barningham and Newsham, near Richmond. The area is close to the border between North Yorkshire and County Durham.
The identity of the woman who died has not yet been released. Officers said her death seemed to be a tragic accident.
The Foreign Office says it's recently made representations to the Indonesian Government about the death penalty. It is offering consular assistance to Lindsay Sandiford who is sentenced to death by firing squad in Bali.
Three men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 33-year-old man suffered significant head injuries in an assault in Hartlepool.
He was taken to James Cook University Hospital after the assault, which took place on Tankerville Street at 9:15am.
A cordon has been put in place in the street while early investigations continue.
A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after he was assaulted on Gateshead High Street. His condition is believed to be critical but stable.
It happened just after midnight on Sunday, January 25th.
Three men aged 21, 25 and 26, have been arrested in connection with the assault.
A British woman convicted of smuggling drugs onto the Indonesian island of Bali may only be weeks away from facing the firing squad, according to reports.
Lindsay Sandiford, who is originally from Redcar, was given a death sentence after she was found smuggling cocaine worth £1.6m from Thailand.
A Sunday newspaper quotes her sister, Hilary Parsons, who said Sandiford is due to sign an official warrant formally confirming her death sentence tomorrow (Monday, 26th January). It could mean her death is imminent.
Indonesia's new President, Joko Widodo, is known to have a firm stance on foreign drug smugglers. In the last week, five other foreigners and an Indonesian national have been executed by firing squad.