Crews from 10 fire engines tackle a blaze at the former Majestyk nightclub in Leeds city centre.
Indecent images of pupils are found on the computer of an Essex deputy head teacher who was found dead the day after he was visited by police.
The wife of a British hostage being held by militants makes a renewed call for his release, saying there has been "outcry across the world" over his imprisonment.
A man is jailed for life for murdering his partner, who was pregnant with her second child when she was stabbed to death.
A soldier was "brutally" murdered by a comrade from the same barracks after a night out drinking, a court hears.
Radio DJ Neil Fox - known as "Dr Fox" - is arrested in London by police investigating claims of sex offences.
Two men are charged with the murder of a Coventry woman shot dead in Leicestershire in 2013.
A primary school abandons its "packed lunch police" scheme in which 10-year-olds were asked to check fellow pupils' lunches for "unhealthy" items.
Trains on a railway line out of Birmingham are stopped due to a fire involving 200 tons of metal in Smethwick.
A teenage girl from Bristol who was reported missing may be attempting to get to Syria, police say.
A poster encouraging Sainsbury's staff to get customers to spend more is put up in a store window by mistake.
Star Wars fans are given the opportunity to become Jedi Knights and learn how to wield lightsabers in combat.
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Liverpool musicians want to build Brian Epstein statue
Sports therapist runs her way into the record books
Hen party crash driver admits guilt
'Unfaithful' Catholic bishop resigns
Final ferry trip is 'end of an era'
National prostitution ring 'smashed'
Guards posted at 84th birthday party