A lorry driver who killed two soldiers in a crash on the A66 has had his driving ban reduced from six years to two years.
One in five women suffers depression during pregnancy or postnatal depression, but less than half will receive the help they need.
David Bowie was named best British male - an award he last won 30 years earlier - beating acts such as Jake Bugg and Tom Odell.
More than a hundred ancient skeletons from York have arrived at Scottish laboratory for analysis, along with the remains of what they think are 11 people executed during the English Civil War more than 370 years ago.
The majority of bones came from a site in Hungate -believed to be an ancient cemetery.
The remainder were found at Knavesmire, near York Race Course.
Scientists are hoping to learn more about how people of old York lived and died.
People across the North East were out late for a rare glimpse of the Northern Lights last night.
This picture was taken by one of our viewers, Nick Wesson, in Saltburn-by-the-Sea in North Yorkshire.
This is the family of fake builders from North Yorkshire who preyed on sick and elderly victims, conning them out of £400,000.
They were jailed at Teesside Crown Court today for a total of 8 years after admitting charges of conspiracy to defraud and converting criminal property.
A family of rogue house repairers who preyed on sick and elderly victims have been jailed.Monty Croke, 46, and his sons Monty junior, 26, and Billy, 23, took £250,000 from a man with Parkinsons.
Other victims brought the total to £400,000, and included a widow with dementia and a woman aged 93.
Monty Croke senior from Pickering, North Yorkshire, was jailed for five years, and his sons Monty junior and Billy, based at a travellers site in Knaresborough, were jailed for two and a half years and 12 months.They pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud and converting criminal property.
At Teesside Crown Court Judge Tony Briggs said that they were devious, persuasive and ruthless in pursuit of money.
The judge praised North Yorkshire Trading Standards and neighbours who rescued the victims from the family.
A public meeting is being held this morning at the Golden Lion Hotel in Northallerton, to discuss the future of children's and maternity services at the Friarage Hospital. It was decided last week that services will be scaled back.
Campaigners, councillors and members of the Clinical Commissioning Group, which made the decision, will take part.
Today marks what would be missing chef Claudia Lawrence's 40th birthday.
She was last seen on her way home from work at York University almost five years ago. However, despite numerous police appeals there has been no indication about what happened to her.
A public meeting will be held this morning to discuss how maternity care will operate at The Friarage Hospital in Northallerton.
It follows a decision last week by the hospital to scale back paediatric and maternity services.
The existing service, run by consultants, will become midwife-led.
The changes will start in October.
Today's meeting is being held at The George Hotel in Northallerton and has been organised by NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group.
RAF Menwith Hill is 9 miles from Harrogate, and is known for its distinctive golf-ball shaped communication towers.
It is operated and staffed by the US military.
The RAF says its primary mission is to provide intelligence support for UK, US and allied interests.
About 500 US military and civilian posts are to go from RAF Menwith Hill in North Yorkshire.
The cutbacks are part of the scaling back of the US Defence budget, affecting American bases all over the world.
The US European Command says the staff will leave Menwith Hill by October 2016.
North Yorkshire Police want the public's help in find a man from Richmond.
Christopher Hugill, 29, from Skeeby in Richmond, is wanted for recall to prison because he has breached the terms of his licence.
Witnesses can contact officers investigating the case by calling 101.