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Updated: Explosions rip through Istanbul airport, with nearly 50 feared dead

Crime
Bramley Shopping Centre (Google Maps)

Polish shopkeeper in Leeds taken to hospital after ‘racially aggravated incident’

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Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn (right) and former Shadow foreign secretary Hilary Benn. Photo: PA Wire

Benn urges Corbyn to go after no confidence vote

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British Prime Minister David Cameron, right, speaks with French President Francois Hollande during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Cameron has ‘no regrets’ over calling Brexit vote and blames immigration for defeat

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Yorkshire memorials to the Somme lost are protected for the future

Heritage

It’s a dog’s life for photographers in worldwide Kennel Club competition

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New authority chairman moves to allay fears over historic Yorkshire Dales National Park expansion

Environment

State of policing in South Yorkshire: No direction and a ‘disturbing move away’ from protecting neighbourhoods

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Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb is to launch a bid for the Conservative Party leadership

Stephen Crabb wants to be the next Tory leader... but who is he?

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British Prime Minister David Cameron, right, speaks with French President Francois Hollande during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Cameron has ‘no regrets’ over calling Brexit vote and blames immigration for defeat

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Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn (right) and former Shadow foreign secretary Hilary Benn. Photo: PA Wire

Benn urges Corbyn to go after no confidence vote

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Have the 'baby boomers' betrayed younger voters?

Baby Boomers vote for Brexit, but will today’s young families count the cost?

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Port of Hull

‘Global north’ call after Brexit vote

Politics

Video: Who’s laughing now? EU still in denial says Farage as Europe jeers him

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National Farmers' Union president Meurig Raymond.  Pic: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Farming chief seeks assurances from EU commissioner

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George Osborne at the Yorkshire Post office during the Vote Remain campaign

Tax rises and spending cuts in Osborne’s ‘punishment package’ - but he rules himself out of race for No10

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Stephen Crabb to run as next leader of Conservative Party

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‘Give region a voice in Brexit negotiations’ urges Yorkshire MEP

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Brexit: Siemens puts wind power investments on hold - but £310m Hull plant and 1,000 jobs safe

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Snap election could produce fresh debate over Europe - Kirkhope

Politics
South Yorkshire's interim Chief Constable Dave Jones

State of policing in South Yorkshire: No direction and a ‘disturbing move away’ from protecting neighbourhoods

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Police are appealing for witnesses to the fire.

Police investigating Richmond fire appeal for witnesses as man is released on bail

Crime
A girl was seriously injured after being bitten by a dog.

Girl, five, bitten by dog in West Yorkshire suffers potentially life-altering injuries

Crime
Bramley Shopping Centre (Google Maps)

Polish shopkeeper in Leeds taken to hospital after ‘racially aggravated incident’

Crime

Leeds steel toe-capped boot killer ‘robbed sex worker and spent money on a kebab’

Crime

Updated: Explosions rip through Istanbul airport, with nearly 50 feared dead

Crime

Leeds gang jailed for 24 years after police find £140,000 of cocaine in a car

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It was political says uncle of Yorkshire fan jailed over Euro 2016 violence

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Holly Willoughby with a baby, taken from Truly Happy Baby: It Worked for Me by Holly Willoughby, published by Harper Collins

Holly’s happy baby book

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How I reached Scarborough in just 84 days on a diet of dog food, wild garlic and liquidised roast dinners

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Exercise 'can help improve brain'

Exercise ‘can help improve brain’

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Researchers have received a grant of �869,000

Hull researchers receive £869,000 grant for fat in blood research

Health

Fear of giving birth can lead to post-natal depression

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Dewsbury Hospital

Woman, 32, has cardiac arrest after hospital keeps giving her operation drug

Health
Ronan Costello

Tragic rugby player Ronan Costello saved five lives with his donated organs

Huddersfield

Cure for Parkinson’s disease on the horizon

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#2016hours: First volunteers inspired by The YP’s Loneliness campaign get to work

Campaigns

Two million children now infected by drug resistant TB say Sheffield researchers

Health

YP Letters: Brain drain of developing world medics

Opinion
Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw

Staff, not funding to blame for failing children’s services in Rotherham and Doncaster - Ofsted

Education
Arts in action: The Leeds event aims to show just how valuable the arts and humanities are to the economy.

Fears of higher tuition fees based on ‘underestimated’ arts

Education
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan

Barnsley Council may consider running its own group of academies

Education

In pictures: Oscar winner returns to her North Yorkshire school

Education

Two million children now infected by drug resistant TB say Sheffield researchers

Health

YP Letters: All-year-round schools fit for the 21st century

Opinion

Ofsted boss calls on academy chains to open technical schools to tackle skills shortages

Education

Major teaching union votes for national one-day strike

Education
The Leeds city centre to Bradford section of the route will open tomorrow. Picture by James Hardisty.

Late call for ‘urgent review’ of Leeds to Bradford cycle route from £29million scheme

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Library picture

Updated: Bradford road closed ‘after weapon fired’

Transport

Cyclist dies after HGV hit-and-run in Howden

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Cyclist in intensive care after Leeds A65 collision

Transport
Huddersfield railway station.

Armed police at railway station after man linked to drugs operation goes onto tracks

Crime
A furious commuter who was stranded miles from home after cancellations left her homeward journey in tatters has posted a disturbing video of rail staff arguing - with each other. Picture: SWNS

Off the rails 2: Passenger videos train staff yelling at each other after yet another cancelled service

Transport
Union officials have staged a demonstration outside ScotRail HQ in Glasgow, as members of the rail union are demanding talks in the Guards dispute.

Off the rails 1: How many guards does it take to close a train door? None, say bosses - they should be helping passengers instead

Transport

Leeds bus strike: Which buses are running today?

Transport

Parents to lobby councillors over road safety near Leeds school

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Second Leeds bus strike will go ahead on Monday, June 20

Transport

Which trains will stop at the new Kirkstall Forge station in Leeds from this weekend

Transport
The Yorkshire Dales National Park will expand further into Cumbria and into Lancashire for the first time on Yorkshire Day.  Picture Tony Johnson.

New authority chairman moves to allay fears over historic Yorkshire Dales National Park expansion

Environment
National Farmers' Union president Meurig Raymond.  Pic: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Farming chief seeks assurances from EU commissioner

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The Queen's Swan Marker, David Barber. Image: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Dogs must be kept under control, the Queen’s swan marker says after attacks

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Suppliers scared to complain to supermarket watchdog

News

Birdwatch: Odd species performs dark sky ritual in the woods

Environment 1

Wolds Diary: Grow my own bounty brought on by verdant summer season

The Wolds
Eurythmics founder Dave Stewart is on a mission to bring empty churches back into use. Picture by Simon Godsave.

Why the Eurythmics’ Dave Stewart is on a mission to save Yorkshire’s empty churches

Music
Major Booth was a talented and charismatic all-rounder for Yorkshire and England. He was killed on the first day of the battle while serving with the Leeds Pals.

The Somme: When Yorkshire’s finest faced their toughest test

Analysis
Signs are that racial tensions are rising in post-Brexit Britain.

Nick Ahad: How the racism of my youth has come back to bite us all

Analysis
Hull, 17th October 1991.

Ms Tracey Jackson fights to keep control of her umberella underneath the storm lashed Humber Bridge, which was closed to high-sided vehicles because of the winds yesterday.

The Week That Was: June 28 to July 4 1991

Analysis
Laurence Furlong at the Royal Voluntary Service Wakefield Meals With Care depot in Featherstone. 
Picture: Scott Merrylees

#2016hours: First volunteers inspired by The YP’s Loneliness campaign get to work

Campaigns
The Hawthornes resident Phyllis McLaughlin and her son Paul McLaughlin.

Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Sharing stories from the past is making life less lonely for care home residents

Campaigns
The Women of Steel statue is unveiled in Barker's Pool

Unveiled: Sheffield’s brave Women of Steel honoured with statue

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Burt Kwouk, best known for playing Inspector Clouseau's manservant Cato in the Pink Panther films, who has died aged 85

Classic video: Actor Bert Kwouk - Clouseau’s Cato - dies at 85

Obituaries
Roger Millward has died at 68

Death of rugby league legend Roger Millward at 68

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