Backers say the plans could generate billions for the area and up to 16,000 news jobs.
John Egan’s stoppage time goal rescues Sheffield United against non-league Wrexham in a frenetic FA Cup fourth-round tie.
The prison service will carry out an urgent review after trans rapist Isla Bryson was placed in a women’s jail.
Nadhim Zahawi has been sacked as Conservative Party chairman after an inquiry by the PM’s ethics adviser.
PC Dave Wardell, saved by his “hero” police dog Finn in 2016, is put on restricted duties.
The doctor is facing allegations of attacks on patients and is suspended from his role.
Parents who are not married can now claim bereavement support payments if they lose a partner.
Pig Gertie was taken and after an appeal, found abandoned on a mountainside 40 miles (64km) away.
Holly Newton, 15, was stabbed in Hexham on Friday evening and later died in hospital.