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'Bodged' boiler led to gas 'tragedy'
Fumes from a "bodged and botched" boiler at a holiday bungalow led to the deaths of two British children in Corfu, an inquest hears. (Read More...)
'Major cannabis farm' in city centre
A "major cannabis farm" is found in disused buildings in Wakefield, says West Yorkshire Police. (Read More...)
Body in bushes 'not suspicious'
The discovery of woman's body in bushes in Keighley is not suspicious, says West Yorkshire Police. (Read More...)
Murder arrest over station attack
A man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a 20-year-old found with severe head injuries near Leeds railway station. (Read More...)
Minute's silence marks Bradford fire
A minute's silence has been held before all Premier and Football league matches to mark the 30th anniversary of the Bradford City fire. (Read More...)
Olympic boxer's stolen car found
A car stolen from the home of Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams is found. (Read More...)
Pupils sent to Sikh school in shortage
More than 20 pupils have been allocated to a Sikh-ethos free school in Leeds that they did not choose, amid a squeeze on places. (Read More...)
Wanted murderer arrested over breach
A convicted murder who killed a Leeds woman is arrested after breaking the terms of his license. (Read More...)
Test drive Mazda crashes into house
Three people in a house in Leeds are hit by pieces of flying debris after a car smashes through their front door. (Read More...)
Pennine Way marks 50th anniversary
Milestone for 'national treasure' (Read More...)
I’m still best - Alistair Brownlee
The Olympic champion says he is still the best (Read More...)
Westwood turns screw on Yorkshire
Yorkshire are under pressure after Warwickshire take early wickets to exploit the pressure built by Ian Westwood's 196 (Read More...)
Salford 20-22 Castleford
Ashley Gibson scores two tries against his old club as Castleford win to leapfrog Salford into sixth in Super League. (Read More...)
Brownlee wins on World Series return
Britain's Alistair Brownlee takes gold on his return from an ankle injury in the World Triathlon Series event in Cape Town. (Read More...)
Laugher adds second gold in Kazan
Great Britain's Jack Laugher claims his second gold medal of diving's World Series in the men's 3m springboard. (Read More...)
Sheffield Wednesday 1-2 Leeds United
Leeds' run of five straight defeats ends as they come from behind to triumph against Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough. (Read More...)
Huddersfield Town 2-2 Blackburn Rovers
Joe Lolley scores a dramatic late equaliser as Huddersfield come from two goals down to draw against Blackburn. (Read More...)
Bradford City 1-0 Barnsley
Bradford City end a run of five matches without a win by beating Barnsley on an emotional day at the League One club. (Read More...)
Woking 3-2 FC Halifax Town
Scott Rendall's late penalty and Yemi Odubade's last-minute winner earns 10-man Woking three points over FC Halifax. (Read More...)
Leeds Rhinos 10-29 Warrington Wolves
Warrington Wolves stun Super League leaders Leeds Rhinos with an impressive win away at Headingley. (Read More...)
Hull FC 4-24 Huddersfield Giants
Huddersfield climb into the Super League top four with victory at Hull FC, who had won their previous three games. (Read More...)

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