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Multiple fire engines called to blaze in high-rise tower block in Leeds

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Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park

VIDEOS: The 10 best Linkin Park songs - in tribute to lead singer Chester Bennington, 41

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Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane 'fell from the sky' during flight to Leeds Bradford Airport as passenger texted his goodbyes

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Jonathan Schofield.

‘Ginger cat’ burglar preyed on elderly victims

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‘Drugs and weapons den’ Leeds pub is stripped of its licence

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Woman put lives in danger in stolen BMW chase through Leeds

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Controversial appointment for Leeds school

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#MakeLeeds2023: Only 100 days to go until Leeds submits European Capital of Culture bid

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11 June 2017.......  Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon in Leeds.
Alistair and Jonny Brownlee in the Elite Mens Race. Picture Tony Johnson.

It’s a hat trick! World triathlon to return to Leeds for third year in a row

Sport

YEP Says: New Leeds United owner has put money where his mouth is

Yorkshire Evening Post
A North East Lincolnshire rogue trader who tricked 16 homeowners, including a woman from Crowle, out of hundreds of thousands of pounds has been jailed for over six years.

North East Lincolnshire rogue trader jailed for tricking homeowners out of hundreds of thousands of pounds

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A Sheffield woman has been jailed for stealing thousands of pounds from her employer, through a 'sophisticated' invoice plan she put into motion mere hours after being hired.

Woman jailed for stealing thousands of pounds from Sheffield firm

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Police operation to tackle child sexual exploitation in Dewsbury

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Knives handed in during an earlier amnesty in South Yorkshire

Knife crime on the rise in South Yorkshire

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The B6161 near Harrogate

Ten lambs stolen from field near Harrogate

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Ben Needham

New appeal for help to find missing Ben Needham on anniversary

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Historic child sex abuse inquiry - police arrest 16 people in West Yorkshire

Crime 3

Three men to stand trial over death of South Yorkshire man murdered at his home

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Sheffield mum spared jail for smuggling drugs into prison for criminal boyfriend

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Lengthy jail term for sadistic man who subjected Sheffield student to five-hour sex attack to live out 'real rape fantasy'

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Boy, 7, badly hurt in Wakefield hit-and-run crash

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The Derry Hill area. Pic: Google.

Woman taken to hospital after wall crash in Menston

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M62

M62 accident leads to heavy traffic

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Henrietta Street, Batley. Image: Google

Woman, 80, struck by car and seriously injured in Batley

Transport

BREAKING: HS2 route to go via Sheffield city centre and Dearne Valley

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Motorists warned over delays as great summer getaway begins this weekend

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Leeds man dead after car hit wall in Bradford

Transport

Cyclist, 18, dies after collision with car in Bridlington

Transport

Two teenagers seriously injured after car hit tree near Pontefract

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Saphieh Ashtiany, the equality and employment lawyer

Women who take maternity leave feel disadvantaged, leading lawyer warns

Business

Beer of the Week: Knowle Park Blonde from Timothy Taylor

Business
Leeds's Victoria Gate shopping centre.

New study reveals Victoria Gate effect

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Members of the new Cadreon team in Leeds, (Left to right) Mike McDougall, Steve Lee and Tony Booth

Global media brand announces investment in Leeds

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San Francisco’s tech talent-spotters are wooed by app developed in Leeds

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Gathering is perfect platform for digital vision to develop in Leeds

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Bob Vickers, the CEO of Clugston Group

Project delays lead to fall in Clugston’s revenues

Business 1

M62 accident leads to heavy traffic

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Chris Evans highest earner at over £2m as BBC reveals top talent pay

Whats on

Everything you need to know about the new £10 note... and the controversy surrounding it

Business 3

Turner & Townsend post seven years of growth

Business
Wakefield MP Mary Creagh

Wakefield MP to challenge ministers over future of ‘outstanding’ arts school

Politics
Chris Evans.

Chris Evans highest earner at over £2m as BBC reveals top talent pay

Whats on
The Cross Green Incinerator, Leeds.  PICTURE: Simon Hulme

£40m “green energy” project will be a “game-changer” for Leeds

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HS2: Spur to take high-speed trains into Sheffield – but Yorkshire faces long wait until 2033

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Leeds golfers fight new ‘free’ school proposal for fairway land

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Economy of Leeds ‘grew faster’ than London since Northern Powerhouse was launched

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Funding for technology to identify potential terrorists in crowds

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Man safely brought down from Leeds city centre scaffolding

Health
Medics are due to meet for talks over the health of Charlie Gard.

Two international experts to attend meeting in Charlie Gard case

Health

POLL: Your reaction as HS2 route confirmed for Yorkshire & South Yorkshire

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Joseph and Ella Dickinson, pictured in 2006.

Cancer victim’s £500,000 legacy helps fight against the disease in Leeds

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FUN IN MIND: Peter Turner, AKA Peanut the clown, with Julie Parkinson. PIC: Tony Johnson

Day of clowning around in Leeds for mental health charity

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Tributes pour in for Leeds boy after he loses brave fight for life

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Phoebe Tyrell with her mum Laura. Picture: Adrian Murray

Harrogate mum left 'emotional' after daughter showed scar at prom with pride

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'Best friend' Jermain Defoe to join family for final goodbye to little Bradley Lowery

Health

Baby Charlie Gard's parents dramatically walk out of High Court hearing on treatment options

Health

Key moments in the life of sick baby Charlie Gard

Health

Charitable Harrogate group donate to life-changing treatment for Alex and Macey

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Pupils star in their own film

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1976: A-level students at Leeds Girls High School who will be reunited 40 years after leaving school.

Leeds pupils reunite after 40 years

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Liam Nolan.

Controversial appointment for Leeds school

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Kelly Pegg: The modern day frustrations of searching for Mr Right

Opinion
Will it be lift-off for Leeds with a Yorkshire-wide devolution deal? Bill Adams of the TUC thinks so.

Bill Adams: Listen to region in drive for devolution

Opinion 3
HS2 and HS3

YP Comment: HS2 is just the beginning. Now let’s bring HS3 to the north

Opinion 6
PIMP AND GLORY? Temple Works  in Marshall Street, Leeds. Picture: Tony Johnson.

Aisha Iqbal: Give me jobs and investment over pimped-up industrial relics any day

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YEP Says: Leeds planning issues now pose so many questions

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YEP Says: Police must have rights to protect their own safety

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YEP Says: We are thrilled Leeds cyclists have reached 1m miles

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Gledhow Primary School has slipped from 'outstanding' to 'requires improvement' after Ofsted inspection.
 Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

YEP Says: Leeds school’s battle to restore its status

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Kirkstall Festival organising committee meeting led by John Liversedge at Milford Sports Club.
27 June 2017.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Kirkstall Festival now one of biggest in Leeds - Sat July 8, 2017

Offbeat
Morrisinghs in South Tyneside

Singhsburys to Morrisinghs: Morrisons gives approval after shop owner renames store

Business
Great white shark

Great white shark spotted off coast, claims fishing expert

Offbeat
Rain clouds have been sweeping across Yorkshire (Image: Met Office)

Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

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