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Sinkhole on A1 northbound is causing traffic chaos


Police appeal after sexual assault in Sunderland street

Police investigating a sexual offence in Sunderland are appealing for information.


Three million people sign petition calling for new EU Referendum

The number of signatories to a petition calling for a new EU referendum continues to rise, despite an expert saying it has no chance of reversing the decision.

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Alison Cudworth, 33, from Roker, with seven-month-old Pomeranian-Chihuahua cross Daisy.

Waggy tails aplenty as Sunderland's four-legged friends mark Armed Forces Weekend in their own way


Lord Sugar says ex-South Shields MP David Miliband can save Labour

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Sunderland University chiefs criticised for attending awards night in same week 130 possible job losses are announced


Stricken vessel towed to safety by Sunderland lifeboat

Lea Smith, left, development and regeneration manager for Isos Housing, with Coun Allan West.

Work on new £1.5m housing development underway in Boldon Colliery

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ON THE WATERFRONT: Tragic ship fires on the Wear

Neil Mearns
Neil Mearns
Raheem Sterling

DAVID PREECE: Why England need Sterling to increase in value to avoid another Euro exit

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Cheikh M'Bengue

Senegal left-back Cheikh M'Bengue admits to Sunderland and Newcastle interest

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The 11 ex-Sunderland players looking for new clubs after Football League axe

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Arsenal 5 Sunderland 1: Horror double own goal start sees Lady Black Cats crash

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Kane Williamson is bowled by Chris Rushworth.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Ben Stokes flops on comeback but Durham edge to win over Yorkshire

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Chase and Status had been due to perform

Poor ticket sales blamed as North East festival headlined by Primal Scream is cancelled

Beyonce on her Formation World Tour

Which Beyoncé song are you?

Illegal Eagles

Win: Three shows for free in bumper Sunderland Empire giveaway


WIN: Family ticket to Black Cat fun day at Stadium of Light

The Formation world tour

Stadium urges Beyoncé fans to arrive early + sneak peek at what to expect