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Birmingham City 0-2 Huddersfield Town
Goals from Joe Lolley and Nahki Wells give David Wagner his first win as Huddersfield manager at Birmingham. (Read More...)
Leeds United 2-1 Hull City
Leeds United claim only their second home league win of the season as promotion hopefuls Hull City are stunned at Elland Road. (Read More...)
Bradford City 4-0 Chesham United
League One Bradford City end non-league Chesham United's FA Cup dream with a comfortable win. (Read More...)
Transgender prisoners: system failure?
Examining prison allocation of transgender people (Read More...)
Benn steps out of father's shadow
A profile of Leeds Central MP Hilary Benn (Read More...)
VIDEO: Explosions at scene of battery fire
Up to 50 firefighters battle a large fire involving batteries in West Yorkshire. (Read More...)
Safety 'inadequate' at hospital trust
A West Yorkshire hospital trust has been told to improve after its safety was rated as "inadequate" following an inspection by the health regulator. (Read More...)
Seized legal highs to be destroyed
A court grants West Yorkshire Trading Standards officers the right to destroy£34,000 of legal highs seized from shops across the city. (Read More...)
Transgender prisoner's funeral held
The funeral of a transgender woman found dead at an all-male prison takes place. (Read More...)
Rotherham suspend midfielder Lenighan
Ex-Leeds midfielder Simon Lenighan is suspended by Rotherham just a week after he joined the club. (Read More...)
School faces 'outside prayers' legal row
A school may face legal action from a group of pupils who claim they have been forced to pray outside. (Read More...)
Leeds fans plan 'pie tax' walkout
A number of Leeds fans are planning to temporarily walk out of their game against Hull to protest against a 'pie tax'. (Read More...)
Hotel fined after balcony collapse
A West Yorkshire hotel and restaurant business is told to pay over£100,000 after five people were seriously hurt in a balcony collapse. (Read More...)
Protest held over Benn bombing support
A protest is held against Leeds Central Labour MP Hilary Benn over his support for air strikes in Syria. (Read More...)