Problems with Universal Credit are driving an increase in the number of emergency supplies handed out at foodbanks, new figures suggest.Read the full story ›
Easington singer Molly Scott has left The X Factor competition.Read the full story ›
A mixed weekend for the weather brings spells of rain from the west.
Gusty winds could cause some problems for firework displays, but there will be some dry weather in the mix.
A senior detective thought he could get away with coercing female colleagues into having sex, a disciplinary hearing has ruled.Read the full story ›
North East health staff have welcomed new measures, aimed at protecting them from violence.Read the full story ›
Police want to trace a 15-year-old boy, missing for nine days, who may be in the Middlesbrough area.Read the full story ›