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Ruth Appleby, a mother from North Yorkshire who believes her baby was snatched in Spain 21 years ago, has been speaking to ITV News.
She said it would be a "dream" and an "absolute miracle" to find her daughter alive.
Luke Rigden, a cafe owner from Whitby, has told ITV News Tyne Tees that he was "lucky" to survive flooding in the area with only minimal damage to his property.
Many homes and businesses in Whitby were flooded after the River Esk burst its bank yesterday evening.
A mother from North Yorkshire who believes her newborn baby was snatched in a Spanish hospital 21 years ago has been speaking to ITV News.
"They told me my baby was dead", said Ruth Appleby.
Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision on the B1257 near Sproxton in the Helmsley area.
At around 6.30pm on Thursday 5 December 2013, a white Mercedes Sprinter van and a black Mitsubishi L200 pick-up collided near the bottom of Sproxton bank.
The driver of the Mitsubishi was taken to hospital with serious injuries. Three children were also in the car and taken to hospital. Meanwhile, the driver of the Mercedes remains in a serious condition in hospital.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Traffic Constable Steve Wood. The incident number is 12130210863.
Northern Powergrid say most customers who were without power following yesterday's storms should have their power restored by the end of today.
Engineers worked through the night and are continuing throughout the day to repair the damage caused.
Anyone who is experiencing problems should call Northern Powergrid's helpline on 0800 668877 or 0800 375675.
A mother from North Yorkshire who claims her new born baby was snatched from her when she gave birth in a Spanish hospital has marked her daughter's 21st birthday with a vow to discover the truth.
Ruth Appleby was told her baby had died shortly after she was born. But, she now believes the infant was one of thousands suspected to have been sold for adoption by corrupt medical staff, and that she could still be alive today. Jon Hill went to meet her.
Mourners gathered in central Newcastle today to pay their respects to Nelson Mandela.
Hundreds of volunteers dressed as elves took part in a charity event at Northumberlandia today. The Elf Run wasraising money for the Cash for Kids charity. Their Mission Christmas campaign aims to help children living in poverty in the region.
Stockton Council is now working with housing associations and other organisations to support those affected by the flooding. Cllr David Rose was speaking to ITV News Tyne Tees.