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News

Police name victim as they launch Sunderland murder probe

Crime
The signed glove by boxer Anthony Joshua.

Boxer Anthony Joshua donates glove to raise cash for Bradley Lowery

News
Nichola Mason with son Isaac, who will be taking part in the Race for Grace.

Mum set to take on Sunderland fun run in memory of daughter who died aged two

News
Police have appealed for help after an attack on vehicles at the Hetton Motor Company in Station Road

Appeal after vandals attack cars at Hetton garage

Crime

Support for Woolworths returning to Sunderland - and your happy memories

Business

Man who went 'ballistic' during girlfriend attack avoids jail

Crime

Drunk brewery boss caused late-night A1 motorway pile-up as he drove without lights

Washington

More than 100 jobs to go in North East as Nestle plans to move Blue Riband production overseas - unions

Business
Police outside the house in Kemble Square. The cordon remains in place today.

Woman remains in custody after Sunderland's man's death from 'significant injuries'

Sunderland

Richard Ord: Internet sites are spoiling for a fight

Emergency Sunderland and Hartlepool timetable revealed for Friday's one-day rail strike

News
A planned 48-hour strike onVirginTrains East Coast has been suspended. Pic: PA.

Virgin Trains strike suspended after progress in talks with union

Business 2
Shaun Morrow

Drunk brewery boss caused late-night A1 motorway pile-up as he drove without lights

Washington
The collision has happened close to the A1018 junction. Image copyright Google Maps.

Six car smash leaves behind just damage and delays on A19

News
Frazer Golden

Tragic Sunderland biker to take last ride in hearse based on dream Harley Davidson

Sunderland

Man who went 'ballistic' during girlfriend attack avoids jail

Crime 3
MDMA or ecstasy tablets are among the drugs used at a new wave of student "super" parties, say authorities.

Students warned over rise in number of drug-fuelled 'super' parties

News
A police car at the scene in Kemble Square

Police name victim as they launch Sunderland murder probe

Crime
Police have appealed for help after an attack on vehicles at the Hetton Motor Company in Station Road

Appeal after vandals attack cars at Hetton garage

Crime 1

Gentoo and Sunderland College sign deal to build firm foundations

News 3
Staff and youngsters at Dene House's Sunshine Nursery celebrating a good Ofsted report.

Nursery is bringing sunshine to the lives of youngsters

News
Durham County Council's main base at County Hall in Durham.

Meetings start with Durham County Council over next stage of teaching assistant review

Crime
Dave Shaw and his dog Pedro.

Talented dog training starting classes in Sunderland

News
Dave Shaw and his dog Pedro.

Hartlepool ‘dog whisperer’ spreads canine powers across the region

News 1

More than 100 jobs to go in North East as Nestle plans to move Blue Riband production overseas - unions

Business 9
Northern staff are walking out in a dispute over the future of guards.

Emergency Sunderland and Hartlepool timetable revealed for Friday's one-day rail strike

News
Ellen Thinnesen and John Craggs

Gentoo and Sunderland College sign deal to build firm foundations

News 3
The pic 'n' mix section of Woolworths in Durham

Support for Woolworths returning to Sunderland - and your happy memories

Business 4

Justice Secretary to investigate landlord sex-for-rent online adverts

Politics 2
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Labour government would create four new bank holidays on patron saints' days

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Theresa May. Picture from PA.

Tories play down talk of tax rises if Conservatives win snap General Election

Politics 16
(from left) Kath Griffin, Ken Ken Bremner, Lieutenant General Robin Brims CBE, Kelly Bennett and Ben Bannerjee

Sunderland hospitals sign covenant pledging support to armed forces personnel

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President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani. Picture: PA.

We'd have you back if you dropped Brexit, European Parliament head tells UK

Politics 19

Volunteers urged to help clean up Durham Heritage Coast

Environment 1
Out with the old?

Friday could be the first day Britain functions without the benefit of any coal-powered electricity

News 1
Emergency services on the riverside near Wearmouth Bridge after a man fell into the water.

Man who died after falling from Sunderland's Wearmouth Bridge is named

Crime 3

Watch Durham firefighters rescue trapped ducklings

News

Boxer Anthony Joshua donates glove to raise cash for Bradley Lowery

News 1
Former referee Uriah Rennie and football star Robbie Savage

Stars line up to beat dementia

Health
Total Fitness Tribe's Luke Harrison encouraging members to smash their scales.

Fitness fans in South Tyneside smash up scales in unique health event

News
Members of the Save South Tyneside Hospital Campaign group on a recent rally.

Campaigners prepare to fight health bosses over plans for South Tyneside District Hospital

News
Does this dog resemble Shakespeare?

Does this dog look like William Shakespeare? That is the question

Offbeat
How safe are your social media accounts?

Warning that most identity fraud info can come from Facebook

Crime 3
Estate Agent for Cats. Picture from the Blue Cross.

Pet charity sets up 'estate agent for cats' - with Taj Mahal and Georgian manor on offer for moggies

News

No confidence if voting Conservative

Your Say

Recruitment of Sunderland nurses is good news

Your Say

Fears over future of Sunderland’s Debenhams store

Your Say 1

Vote Conservative for more of the same

Your Say

Legal Eagle: Help needed to see children

Opinion
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Labour is banking on more holidays to woo the electorate

Sunderland

Katie Bulmer-Cooke: Take a side order of realism

Opinion 2
Your questions answered by our benefits expert. Picture: PA.

Benefits expert: Will I face sanctions for leaving my job?

Opinion 1