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Leeds man wanted on recall to prison

Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a Leeds man who is wanted on recall to prison.  

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Watches like these were stolen from a home in Yeadon.

Watch collection stolen during Leeds burglary

A collection of replica military watches were stolen during a burglary in Leeds. 

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Anthony Roberts and Guida Rufino.

Murdered Leeds health boss ‘was warned not to break up with partner by herself’

A mother-of-one was advised by a counsellor not to break up with her partner on her own before he stabbed her to death, an inquest heard.

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Social networks ‘passing the buck’ in tackling extremism

Social networks ‘passing the buck’ in tackling extremism

SOCIAL networks have become “recruiting platforms for terrorism”, and the failure of sites to tackle the issue has left some parts of the internet “ungoverned, unregulated and lawless”, an influential group of MPs has warned.

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Fears for safety of missing Leeds 13-year-old Katie Hutchinson

Fears for safety of missing Leeds 13-year-old Katie Hutchinson

Police today appealed to the public for information to trace a 13-year-old girl from Leeds who has been reported missing.

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Police have released this image of men they want to speak with.

Police hunt man with ‘distinctive walk’ after Wakefield burglary

Detectives want to speak to three men in connection with cash and jewellery worth thousands of pounds from a house.

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Anthony Roberts and Guida Rufino

Leeds health boss ‘pleaded for life before being murdered by partner’

A mother-of-one, who was described as a “little firecracker”, pleaded for her life before she was killed by her estranged partner - as her friend listened helplessly while tied to a chair in an adjoining room, an inquest heard.

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Leeds ‘crime-magnet’ shop stripped of its licence permanently

Leeds ‘crime-magnet’ shop stripped of its licence permanently

A shop on a Leeds housing estate - which was temporarily closed last month after a mob of teenagers attacked police - has now been stripped of its trading licence.

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Undated handout photo supplied by Amy Browne of her with Mia Ayliffe-chung (right), who has been named locally as the 21-year-old British woman who has died after being stabbed at a backpackers' hostel in Australia by a man shouting "Allahu Akbar".

British woman stabbed to death by ‘Allahu Akbar’ attacker at Australian hostel

A 21-year-old British woman has died and a 30-year-old British man is in a critical condition after being stabbed at a backpackers’ hostel in Queensland, Australia, by a man who allegedly shouted “Allahu Akbar” during the attack.

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Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Forensic liquid to flag up Yorkshire stone thefts in Leeds

A traceable liquid that could help police catch culprits is being sprayed onto Yorkshire stone flags after a rise in thefts.

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Prisons watchdog backs social media pilot scheme for inmates

PRISONERS should be allowed to use social media or Skype to keep in touch with relatives from behind bars under a pilot scheme, a watchdog has suggested.

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GUTTED: The burnt-out remains of the lorry at St Aidans.

Anger as vehicle wrecked in suspected Leeds arson attack

THOUSANDS of pounds worth of damage has been caused by a suspected arson attack at St Aidan’s country park near Swillington.

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The KMAH radio team.

Burgled Leeds station KMAH Radio to share crowfunding cash with charity

A Leeds community radio station was forced to suspend its live shows after crucial pieces of kit worth £5,000 were stolen during a burglary.

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People carry a victim's coffin as they attend funeral services for dozens of people killed in last night's bomb attack targeting an outdoor wedding party in Gaziantep, southeastern Turkey.

Was Turkish wedding suicide bomber only 12 years old? Shocking claim as 51 people are dead and dozens injured in blast

An IS suicide bomber as young as 12 attacked an outdoor Kurdish wedding party in south-eastern Turkey, killing at least 51 people and wounding dozens of others, the Turkish president said.

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Police are investigating the sexual assault, which took place near the Blues Bar.

Police investigate sex assault near Harrogate bar

Witnesses are being sought after a woman was sexually assaulted near a Harrogate bar.

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The damage to the front of the bus.

Costly own goal for football fans in Leeds bus crash scam

Two football fans have been told to pay thousands of pounds in legal costs after making “fundamentally dishonest” claims for compensation over a bus crash that happened as they were travelling to Leeds United’s Elland Road ground.

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Romanian rapist fled to Switzerland after robbing Leeds woman

Romanian rapist fled to Switzerland after robbing Leeds woman

A convicted rapist from Romania who fled to Switzerland after attacking a young woman in Leeds was today jailed for eight years for robbery.

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Fatal Harrogate crash victim named as member of North Yorkshire Police

Fatal Harrogate crash victim named as member of North Yorkshire Police

THE woman who died in a fatal collision in Harrogate on Sunday, August 14, has been named as Carol Jones, a serving member of North Yorkshire Police.

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In this image made from video, American Olympic swimmers Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger walk in the departure area after checking into their flight at the airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (AP Photo)

US Olympic Committee condemns behaviour of swimmers caught up in false robbery incident

THE United STates Olympic Committee has condemned the behaviour of the four swimmers involved in an incident at a petrol station last weekend and apologised for the trouble caused.

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