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Councillors suspended as Labour acts on anti-semitism

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Labour suspends two councillors within hours over Israel comments

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Home Secretary Theresa May's handling of the Hillsborough disaster has been much praised.

Jayne Dowle: Time for female politicians like Theresa May to emerge from Margaret Thatcher’s shadow

Opinion
JEREMY CORBIN: Allies say political rivals in Labour are using race row to undermine him.

Corbyn allies accuse rivals of inflaming racism row

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The economy holds the key to the outcome of the EU referendum.

YP Letters: Would the cost of leaving EU mean higher income taxes?

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Bradford MP Naz Shah is at the centre of Labour's anti-Semitism row.

YP Letters: Labour right to suspend Naz Shah for anti-Semitism

Opinion
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan is udner fire for wanting all schools to convert into academies.

YP Letters: Why is sex education not compulsory at academies?

Opinion
Police at Smiths Lane in Goudhurst in Kent where a man was shot dead during a pre-planned police operation on Sunday night. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday May 2, 2016. Armed officers were called to an address at Smiths Lane in Goudhurst on Sunday night and a 36-year-old man was fatally injured at the scene. The dead man has not been formally identified but police said the family of a man officers wanted to trace in connection with a murder in Biddenden on March 21 have been informed. Roy Blackman, 73, was found dead from multiple blunt force injuries at his home in Headcorn Road, Biddenden, Kent, on March 21 after burglars had stolen his safe. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Man shot by police was on bail over murder

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Police investigation launched after 17-year-old is stabbed in Crosland Moor

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Trucks stolen and gates rammed at Leeds council depot

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Several areas of West Yorkshire were badly hit by flooding in December. A court has been told that criminals' cars worth �1m were damaged by floods at a police compound.

Criminals’ cars worth £1m damaged by floods at West Yorkshire police base

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Junior doctors on a picket line otuside Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield.

YP Letters: Junior medics can withstand a long dispute

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Fit for the Future aims to improve eating habits.

Comment: It is time to make it easier to buy fruit and veg

Health

Coffee or wine good for the gut

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One in four people with food allergies taken ill while dining out

One in four people with food allergies taken ill while dining out

Health
Maggie's Yorkshire. Picture by Heatherwick Studio.

A Million for Maggie’s: The thought behind ‘plant pot’ design of £5million cancer support centre set for Leeds

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Hartlepool has one of the highest rates of hospital admissions in the country as a result of obesity, according to new figures.

Record hospital admissions are due to obesity

Health
Junior doctors on a picket line in Scarborough.

YP Letters: Compromise could have ended junior doctor strike

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Kenny Jacobs, Ryanair chief marketing officer

Boss who has helped to guide Ryanair out of the turbulence

Transport

Motorway roadworks could cause delays next week

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File photo dated 27/01/15 of a British Airways aircraft landing at Dublin Airport, as BA's owner boosted profits on the back of its takeover of Aer Lingus, despite the effects of the Brussels terror attacks. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday April 29, 2016. International Airlines Group (IAG) said its operating profit jumped more than five times to 155 million euro (�121 million) in the three months to the end of March compared with a year ago, boosted by the purchase of Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus completed last September. See PA story CITY IAG. Photo credit should read: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

BA owner’s profits soar after Aer Lingus deal

Transport
A mock up picture of the HS2  station in Sheffield city centre by HLM Architects

The view from Steel City: Devolution has united Sheffield City Region but HS2 is a problem

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Robin Hood Airport near Doncaster.

Mid-air crash over Doncaster ‘narrowly avoided’ as pilot aided passenger with sick bag

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The week in pictures... from Bubble Rush at St.Gemma’s Hospice to the Hillsborough verdict

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Maggie's Yorkshire. Picture by Heatherwick Studio.

A Million for Maggie’s: The thought behind ‘plant pot’ design of £5million cancer support centre set for Leeds

Campaigns

A Million for Maggie’s: Charity lifeline supports Leeds woman 7,000 miles from dad’s cancer battle

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Ilkley Good Neighbours were presented with the Duke of York Community Initiative Award at a ceremony in Huddersfield last week.  Pictured from left, are: the Duke of York, chairman Judy Hutton, treasurer Josephine Loughran,   volunteer ShopAssist co-ordinator  Wendy Cubie, and ShopAssist volunteer Malcolm Mitchell. Picture: Simon Dewhurst

Royal recognition for group that helps vulnerable and elderly

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Barry Howard, star of the comedy series Hi-de-Hi, has died aged 78

Video memories: Death of Hi-de-Hi ballroom dancer Barry Howard, 78

Obituaries
Prince on stage

Obituary: Music legend Prince leaves a world in mourning and a unique legacy

Music

Death of a national treasure: Victoria Wood loses battle with cancer, aged 62

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