Facebook told to introduce 'contracts for parents' after murder of Leeds teacher Ann Maguire

A coroner has demanded Facebook introduce contracts to make parents responsible for their children's messaging in the wake of Leeds' school teacher Ann Maguire's killing by a pupil.

Leeds teacher Ann Maguire was stabbed to death by pupil Will Cornick.

Facebook told to introduce contracts for parents after murder of Leeds teacher Ann Maguire

There were "missed opportunities to share and record problem behaviour" before a teenager murdered teacher Ann Maguire in a classroom, an inquest jury has said.
Chancellor Philip Hammond delivers his Budget in the House of Commons, London.

Budget 2017: Key points from Philip Hammond's announcement

Philip Hammond has been delivering his Autumn Budget in the House of Commons.
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Uber driver with an app on his phone. Hackers stole the personal information of 57 million Uber users and drivers last year, the taxi-hailing company's chief executive has revealed. PA

Hackers stole information of 57 million Uber users and drivers - and taxi firm covered it up

Investigators are working to establish how many British Uber customers had personal information hacked during a mass data breach covered up by the taxi-hailing firm.
Red wine drinking, PA

Drinking red wine makes people feel 'sexy but tired'

Drinking red wine may elicit conflicting responses of feeling both sexy and tired, a new study suggests.


Happy Valley star Sarah Lancashire 'slightly speechless' after receiving OBE

Happy Valley star Sarah Lancashire said she was thrilled and "slightly speechless" after receiving the OBE.

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Ann Maguire

Ann Maguire inquest: Jury considers conclusions about Leeds school murder

A jury has gone out to consider its conclusions in the inquest into the death of teacher Ann Maguire, who was murdered in her classroom by a 15-year-old student.
The Met Office has issued warnings for wind and rain across Yorkshire.

Weather warning: Yorkshire told to expect heavy rain and strong winds

Heavy rain and strong winds are expected to sweep across Yorkshire on Wednesday.
Expect a hard frost overnight

Yorkshire set for big freeze with temperatures dropping to -4

Wrap up warm if you're heading out tomorrow morning as temperatures are expected to drop to as low as -4C tonight.


AC/DC's Malcolm Young dies aged 64

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young has died aged 64, the band has announced.
The new approach, devised by the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (Cafcass), is aimed at tackling parental alienation by urging them to consider the "profound" emotional impact on the child. PA

Parents who alienate children from other parent in divorce battles could lose contact

Parents engaging in Doctor Foster-style attempts to alienate children from their other parent during divorce battles could lose contact under a "groundbreaking" trial.

Photo issued by the Ministry of Defence of a Royal Navy minehunter which has destroyed a 500lb wartime bomb which was dredged up by a fishing boat and then dropped 'dangerously close' to a major North Sea gas pipeline.

Wartime bomb dropped 'dangerously close' to major North Sea gas pipeline

A Royal Navy minehunter has destroyed a 500lb wartime bomb which was dredged up by a fishing boat and then dropped "dangerously close" to a major North Sea gas pipeline.


How much the tooth fairy pays out in Yorkshire... and why she's giving children here a raw deal

Children in Yorkshire are getting a raw deal when it comes to the UK tooth fairy economy, research by the Halifax has revealed.

Ann Maguire

'He stabbed me in the neck, I'm dying': Chaos after Ann Maguire was attacked by pupil

Tragic teacher Ann Maguire gasped, "He's stabbed me in the neck. I'm dying", after being repeatedly knifed by her 15-year-old pupil, an inquest heard.

West Yorkshire Police Constables Craig Nicholls (left) and Jonathan Wright after they were awarded The Queen's Gallantry Medal by the Prince of Wales during an Investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, for arresting MP Jo Cox's murderer.

Courageous police officers who rugby-tackled Jo Cox's killer 'never thought' they would get medals

Two police officers who rugby-tackled MP Jo Cox's killer moments after she was fatally attacked have been given the Queen's Gallantry Medal.

Sir James Dyson was on BBC Ones The Andrew Marr Show

Sir James Dyson: It's time to walk away from the Brexit negotiations

Businessman Sir James Dyson has said it is time to walk away from the Brexit negotiations.

Scarlett Archer, who plays Nell Fairfax

Emmerdale star Scarlett Archer sexually harassed on the Tube

Emmerdale star Scarlett Archer showed her support for women speaking out against sexual harassment as she shared her own upsetting account.
The Venus and Jupiter conjunction is set to happen in the early hours of Monday.

Venus and Jupiter conjunction: When do the planets line up? How do I watch?

The Venus and Jupiter conjunction is set to take place in the early hours of Monday.

photo issued by NABIS of a collection of guns seized during police inquiries and handed in during previous firearms surrender initiatives on show at West Midlands Police HQ for the launch of a national campaign to encourage the public to hand in unwanted and illegal weapons. The weapons displayed are a modern 12-gauge pump-action shotgun, a World War Two Lee-Enfield bolt-action rifle, a Thompson sub-machine gun, a First World War Luger 9mm pistol, a deactivated First World War revolver of unknown make, and a World War Two Webley British Army service pistol.

Huge campaign launched to get guns and 'trophies of war' off UK streets

A two-week UK-wide firearms surrender campaign is targeting unlawfully-held trophies of war as well as guns in the hands of criminal gangs.


Photos: Prince leads the nation to honour war dead on Remembrance Sunday

The Prince of Wales has led the nation in honouring the country's war dead on Remembrance Sunday, as the Queen observed the service from a balcony.

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