Sam Uddin, from Middlesbrough, died at the scene. His family have described him as a “much-loved son and brother, who will be sadly missed.”
More than 2,000 athletes are expected to compete in the games over the next week.
It is 24 years since the UK last hosted the games.
A 17-year-old male, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has today been charged with murder, possession of an offensive weapon and theft.
Sunderland veterans and families attend a memorial service to remember servicemen who died during Operation Banner in Northern Ireland.
The North East is counting the cost after the weekend's bad weather.
Emma brings you Sunday night's forecast
Emma brings you Saturday night's forecast
A mother and her 8-year-old child have been rescued at Seaburn Beach in Sunderland after drifting out to sea on an inflatable paddleboard.
Low pressure brings an unsettled few days.
A new development at Sunderland's seafront has been given the green light by planners.