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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

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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

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‘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

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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

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A police probe is underway into a large scale disturbance in Conisbrough

Youths injured during mass brawl in Doncaster

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

Crime
Leeds Rhinos player Brad Singleton had his car stolen after burglars broke into his house.

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

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The scene awaiting Leeds Baby Bank volunteers after the break-in.

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

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Couple appears in court charged with murdering man in Grimsby

Crime

Sex attacker who targeted women jogging in Pontefract Park is jailed

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Widow admits £53,000 insurance firm fraud after husband’s death: Normanton pensioner avoids immediate jail

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Leeds addict strangled mother of his kids to death after cocaine binge

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

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Coun Don Mackenzie

Parents told school buses will run in North Yorkshire

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Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

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The crash happened at the junction of Harehills Lane and Rounday Road, Harehills. Picture: Google

Leeds police and paramedics called to scene after crash in Harehills

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Cars caught in gridlock in Harrogate town centre this morning.

Car crashes and serious traffic delays as snow descends on Harrogate

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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

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Babies with birth defect treated by robots after Yorkshire engineering breakthrough

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YP Letters: NHS services increasingly distant from rural communities

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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

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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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Why light pollution is leaving stargazers in the dark

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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
Clockwise from top: Nidderdale in North Yorkshire; cuckoos are among the species found there; Lindsey Chapman with fellow TV presenter Chris Packham; otters have been recorded at rivers in the area. Pictures: Paul Harris/PA.

Wanted: Nidderdale’s biggest-ever wildlife survey needs you

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

YP Letters: Unhelpful claims over link of diet and health

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

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