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Two arrested on suspicion of murder after woman's body found in blazing car

Houghton and Hetton
Police outside the flat in Hylton Court, Oxclose, on Monday night.

Woman named as two men are arrested over 'unexplained' death inside Washington flat

Washington
One of the videos posted onlive by Coach Dave Daubenmire.

Controversial commentator uses backdrop of Sunderland's stadium in online rants

Sunderland
The accident took place near Boldon Colliery's Asda store.

Pensioner suffers serious injuries after he is knocked over by a car

News

The Chase’s oldest fan? 104-year-old overjoyed as show’s stars send birthday greetings

Washington

Dog walker’s upset after discovery of dead hares in park

News

Ex-Sunderland and Everton players to take to the pitch in Bradley Lowery charity match

News

Baby’s fight for survival inspires football match for Sunderland hospital

Sunderland
Unlicensed driver Lee Cooke.

Learner driver smashed car into embankment before fleeing police on foot

Crime

If the A19 is no ‘death gauntlet’ then the Department of Transport needs to produce the evidence

Prison visitor locked up for smuggling 'zombie drug' Spice into HMP Durham

Crime
Police outside the flat in Hylton Court, Oxclose, on Monday night.

Woman named as two men are arrested over 'unexplained' death inside Washington flat

Washington
Some of the cigarettes seized by Durham County Council.

Pensioner in court after selling fake and dangerous cigarettes from his home

Seaham
Police on scene yesterday morning.

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after woman's body found in blazing car

Houghton and Hetton
Peter Beagrie pictured during his playing days, left, and more recently, right.

Sacked Sky Sports football pundit Peter Beagrie to appeal against assault conviction

Sunderland AFC
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Drivers warned about abnormal load on A1 and A19 tonight

Transport

Sunderland’s New Wear Crossing takes another big step closer to completion

Sunderland
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Sunderland Metro services back running - but with delays

Sunderland

Ten occupations which do not require a degree and what salaries they pay

News 2
Pupils from Barbara Priestman Academy present artwork to the New Wear Crossing site in Sunderland.

Sunderland school scoops an international award

News
Cleveland College of Art and Design.

Cleveland College of Art and Design top in the North East for student satisfaction

Education
Fewer young people think they are likely to go to university, according to a poll. Picture: PA.

Number of pupils planning to go to university at lowest level since 2009

Education 5
Pupils from Dene Community School in Peterlee with their flag which will be used in Kynren.

School pupils’ flag design to be used in Kynren live action show

Education

Stunning picture shows New Wear Crossing in Sunderland starting to take shape

Sunderland
Steve Walker of Stagecoach North East.

Pioneering firm backs Sunderland Portfolio awards

Business 1
Andy Radcliff, of the Esh Group.

Winning bid will see firm build much-needed home across North East

News 4

Winning bid will see firm build much-needed home across North East

News 4
Tony Blair shows his footballing skills at the launch of the Coaches for Clubs campaign at Castle View Enterprise Academy in 2011.

Tony Blair's 'gift to the North East' closes down after a decade

Politics 12
Tailbacks are a regular problem on the A19 following collisions.

Top police officer backs our campaign to improve A19 road safety

Sunderland 2
A shop sign for Clarks in central London, as the footwear firm has sparked a sexism row after naming a girls' shoe range Dolly Babe and a boys' line Leader.

Clarks criticised for 'sexist' children's shoe lines

Business 11
Queuing traffic on the A19.

'The A19 is a death gauntlet' - hundreds back our campaign to improve road safety

Sunderland 11

North East experts warn 190,000 new care home places needed by 2035

Health
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Drug-resistant fungus strain infects more than 200 patients in UK hospitals

Health 1
Allergies such as hayfever can be a real pain.

Why allergies are a problem not to be sniffed at

Opinion 3
Wearing an ill-fitting bra can be bad for your posture.

Nine everyday things which can be bad for your posture and your health

Opinion

South Shields woman stunned by £400 dumping fine for scattering grass cuttings

News 33
A community event hosted by Gentoo at Easington Lane.

Sunderland housing company gets top marks

News 3
Forgotton Stones archaeological dig at South Hylton
Castletown Neighbourhood Action Group, Ian Stewart

Digging deep to shed light on a Sunderland mystery

News 4
Team involved with the restoration of Fulwell Mill, l-r David Farrington Charlie Thompson, David Beaumont, David Brown, Clare Botham, Paul Sellwood, Nick Wins, Luke Bonwick and Dean Goyns.

Sunderland restoration project has wind in its sails

News 3
Former Dwehirst site at Pennywell Industrial Estate, Sunderland.

Sunderland business owners concerned over plans for new Aldi

News 9
Our writer is angry at council plans to build homes near West Park.

Letter of the week: A19 Sunderland housing plan is 'single greatest act of municipal vandalism in the city's history'

Your Say 4
Trisha Paytas enters the Celebrity Big Brother house at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, Herfordshire. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday August 1, 2017. See PA Story SHOWBIZ CBB. Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire

Richard Ord: If you’re sweating, you’re doing it wrong – the first rule of my Ordinary Bloke’s Work-Out Video

Opinion
Queuing traffic on the A19.

If the A19 is no ‘death gauntlet’ then the Department of Transport needs to produce the evidence

Opinion 2
Get the court to draw up a Prohibited Steps Order.

Legal Eagle: Protecting your children during a divorce

Business 1
Allergies such as hayfever can be a real pain.

Why allergies are a problem not to be sniffed at

Opinion 3
Box sets can be seriously bad for your health, research has found

Why binge-watching box sets could be seriously damaging your health

News 1
Dice

Fluffy dice, and nine other ways you could be invalidating your car insurance

Offbeat
Some of the painted rocks. Picture: Jeni McAuley.

This fun family activity is taking the North East by storm - here's how you can get involved

Family 1