BBC news for West Yorkshire

Leeds rapist Raymond Manners jailed for 1991 cold case

Police are warning other criminals to expect "a knock on the door" thanks to DNA profiling advances.

Model Lacole and footballer challenge humanist marriage law

Belfast High Court is told the couple's humanist marriage ceremony would be 'legally meaningless'.

On or off? Bank holiday events after Manchester attack

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John Lewis distribution centre in Sheffield to close

The company is to create 50 new jobs at an existing site in Leeds.

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Iraq Mosul offensive: Civilians 'in grave danger' - UN

Civilians are hardest hit in the final phase of Iraq's military assault on IS militants, says the UN.

Portland deaths: Son who died trying to stop Muslim abuse 'a hero'

Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was one of two men stabbed to death on a train in Portland on Friday.

South Africa: Jacob Zuma 'plans second home in Dubai'

Mr Zuma is under pressure because of corruption scandals, cabinet sackings and a faltering economy.

Gregg Allman, rock trailblazer, dies at 69

Allman died at home in Savannah, Georgia, on Saturday, his official website announced.