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Yorkshire devolution: United front as Wakefield council leader Peter Box now backs region-wide deal

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A steam train at the Dales Countryside Museum in Hawes

Dramatic images of heavy snowfall in the Yorkshire Dales

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An EU flag flies in the face of Parliament

‘Small businesses will be the most negatively impacted by Brexit’

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Kyle Edmund: From Beverley Tennis Club to the Australian Open quarter-finals

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Sheffield tree campaigners believe new evidence shows controversial PFI contract could be ended for free

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Richard Corbett MEP: Democracy rules OK in the European Union

Opinion

Three men and two women arrested after car ploughs into house in Leeds following 'fail to stop'

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Winter pressures have caused more problems for the NHS.

Yorkshire cold snap likely to put further strain on emergency services

Health

‘Countdown to disaster as our Government falls apart’

Andrew Vine
An EU flag flies in the face of Parliament

‘Small businesses will be the most negatively impacted by Brexit’

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Now 18 of Yorkshire's 20 councils have agreed to back the 'One Yorkshire' devolution deal.

Yorkshire devolution: United front as Wakefield council leader Peter Box now backs region-wide deal

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The Houses of Parliament

Meet the Leeds candidates for the UK Youth Parliament 2018

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Carillion's collapse should prompt a wholesale review of government buying practices

David Behrens: Bureaucrats’ failure of imagination fed the monster of Carillion

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Who was to blame for Carillion's demise?

YP Letters: Carillion staff pay price of bosses’ failure

Opinion
President Donald Trump in the Oval Office. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Mark Casci: Why Trump’s weakness shows USA’s strength

Opinion

How America’s mood swung back to Obama

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Report outlines 'poor judgement' to loan £5m for failed Hilton Leeds Arena hotel development

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Sheffield tree campaigners believe new evidence shows controversial PFI contract could be ended for free

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Andrea Jenkyns interview: A ‘mad’ year combining motherhood with Westminster life

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YP Letters: Why Carillion had to be liquidated

Opinion
The Co-op, Ecclesfield

Armed robber with machete steals £3,000 from Sheffield supermarket

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Man charged over murder in Hull as police name victim

Crime
Four more arrests have been made as part of a probe into human trafficking

More arrests made during probe into human trafficking centred around Sheffield and Stockton

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The woman was knocked down in Holderness Road at the junction with Lake Drive. Picture: Google

Police seek witnesses after woman hit by car in Hull dies

Crime

Youths injured during mass brawl in Doncaster

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Huddersfield detectives 'unravelling incident' after man found seriously injured in Lepton dies

Crime

Burglars steal Leeds Rhinos player's car after taking keys from his house

Crime

Burglars ransack Leeds Baby Bank and steal items destined for struggling families

Crime

Flooding causes closure of A616 at Stocksbridge

Transport
Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

Transport
Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

Transport
Traffic queuing on the M1 northbound near Barnsley where there has been a crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M1 delays: What is causing problems on the motorway between Sheffield and Wakefield?

Transport
Coun Don Mackenzie

Parents told school buses will run in North Yorkshire

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Historic Yorkshire school to axe Latin lessons after more than 600 years

Education

Leeds secondary becomes city's first state school to teach classics

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Is it time we all contributed more towards the cost of education?

GP Taylor: If maths doesn’t add up let’s fund schools ourselves

Opinion 1

Babies with birth defect treated by robots after Yorkshire engineering breakthrough

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YP Letters: NHS services increasingly distant from rural communities

Opinion
Should people take more responsibility for their own health? (PA).

YP Letters: Unhelpful claims over link of diet and health

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NHS failings mean people with dementia going untreated across Yorkshire

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Who is to blame for Carillion's collapse?

YP Letters: Why Carillion had to be liquidated

Opinion
Clova House could close as soon as the end of the month.

Anger and shock at sudden decision to close Ripon care home

Health
Greenpeace campaigners wearing emperor penguin masks and dressed in black and white in City Square, Leeds
  Antarctic Commission will meet to decide whether to create the largest protected area on earth ,an Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary. At right  are Alan Rawlinson and Jane Harnet Jt Local Network Co-ordinators Greenpeace

This is why there were penguins marching through Leeds city centre yesterday

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Anti Fracking supporters at the Kirby Misperton site . pic Richard Ponter 175258c

Fracking firm denies safety claims

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The debate over fracking has become increasingly heated.

YP Letters: Fracking will cut emissions and secure our energy supply

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Simon Armitage has taken up a new post at the University of Leeds. (Picture: Andy Lord).

Simon Armitage and the poetry of Leeds

Analysis

Why light pollution is leaving stargazers in the dark

Analysis
Burley-in-Wharfedale is a popular and thriving place. But does it need more houses? (JPress).

The West Yorkshire village and the new homes conundrum

Analysis

Greg Wright: Let’s take bold approach to make homelessness history

Opinion
Homes

Conal Gregory: Cost of claims rising as insurers paying out over £7.5m every day

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Carillion's collapse should prompt a wholesale review of government buying practices

David Behrens: Bureaucrats’ failure of imagination fed the monster of Carillion

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Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron raised concerns about his rural constituency being hit by the scarcity of NHS services. (JPress).

YP Letters: NHS services increasingly distant from rural communities

Opinion
Tracey Crouch, who has been appointed minister for loneliness. Picture: Matt Crossick/PA Wire

Minister for Loneliness is testament to Jo Cox, says the MP who now sits in her constituency

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Jo Cox's sister Kim Leadbeater, centre, with MPs Rachel Reeves and Seema Kennedy, launch the long-awaited final report of the Jo Cox Loneliness Commission at a special event in Batley in December. Picture Tony Johnson.

PM appoints Minister for Loneliness following Jo Cox report

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St Mary's Hospital in Armley, which has now been revealed as the proposed site for the new 13m unit.

Revealed: Proposed site in Leeds for new £13m mental health unit

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Elizabeth Mackenzie celebrating her 100th birthday

Elizabeth Mackenzie, former Mayor of Scarborough

Obituaries