The timing of the redundancy notice period affected whether Sandi Haywood received a higher pension.
Quyen Ngoc Nguyen was raped and tortured before being dumped in a car and set alight.
Northumberland's Kielder Observatory is celebrating 10 years by opening a new £250,000 building.
Chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall investigates Britain becoming the most obese country in Western Europe.
Gateshead is one of the top five areas where Syrian refugees have settled
Sunderland chief executive Martin Bain says some want-away players are "consuming vast amounts" of the club's budget.
Danny Kedwell's hat-trick thrusts Ebbsfleet into the National League play-offs with victory over Gateshead.
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