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Yousef Makki death: Murder accused teen admits possessing knife
A 17-year-old boy accused of murdering a grammar school pupil has admitted possessing a knife before the start of his trial.
today 15:05
Cheshire Police panel chair asked to resign in LGBT lanyard row
A policing watchdog chairman has been urged to resign after he criticised an officer for wearing a rainbow lanyard.
today 14:02
Rochdale sex grooming gang 'urgent' deportation call
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has been asked to take "urgent action" and deport four members of a grooming gang who abused girls in Rochdale.
yesterday 20:11
Brexit referendum aftermath sees 'rise in extremism'
Political extremism has increased since the 2016 Brexit referendum, the head of terrorism investigations in the North West has told BBC Radio Manchester.
yesterday 15:59
'Sewage' in Leeds & Liverpool canal kills more than 1,000 fish
"Sewage" or "farm run-off" may have caused the death of more than 1,000 fish during a "pollution incident" in a canal, a waterways charity has said.
yesterday 14:56
Uppermill Christmas attack: Pair jailed for killing man on night out
Two men who killed a man who was out celebrating Christmas with his work colleagues have been jailed.
yesterday 12:50
India vs Pakistan: Cricket World Cup pictures from Manchester

The biggest match of the World Cup so far is under way at Old Trafford between great rivals India and Pakistan.

You can follow our live text commentary, featuring video clips from the match.

Here are some of the best pictures from the build-up to the match, which attracted more than

2019-06-16 14:41
Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review
A "root and branch" review of hospital food has been ordered by the health secretary after two more patient deaths were linked to an outbreak of listeria.
2019-06-15 05:05
Free TV licenses: Ricky Tomlinson leads BBC Salford protest
Royle Family star Ricky Tomlinson has led a protest outside the BBC's northern headquarters against plans to axe free TV licences for the over-75s.
2019-06-13 22:38
Parklife festival: Five hospitalised after 'taking ecstasy'
Five people needed hospital treatment after taking what is thought to have been a dangerous batch of ecstasy at Manchester's Parklife festival.
2019-06-13 16:20
Bolton Council apologises over cuts to woman's care
A disabled woman has received an apology from Bolton Council after a flawed assessment led to her care package being cut by more than half.
2019-06-13 12:08
Taulima Tautai: Wigan Warriors player in drink-drive ban
A rugby league player has been banned from driving for 18 months and fined £1,200 after admitting being nearly twice the legal alcohol limit.
2019-06-13 00:29
Manchester Victoria station stabbings: Man in court
A man has appeared in court accused of stabbing three people - including a police officer - at a railway station on New Year's Eve.
2019-06-12 16:05
Jean Purdy: Oldham Council urged to honour IVF pioneer
A health chief has vowed to rectify the lack of recognition for one of the people involved in the birth of the world's first 'test tube baby'.
2019-06-11 21:11
Cocaine gang jailed after £20m seizure on M6 in Cheshire
Two drugs gang bosses have been jailed after cocaine with a street value of £20m was seized from a van on the M6 in Cheshire.
2019-06-11 13:50
Man held over Fallowfield attempted gold robbery
A man has been arrested over an attempted robbery which saw a woman in her 70s wrestled to the ground in a bid to steal gold bangles from her wrist.
2019-06-10 21:02
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Juan Mata set to stay at Man United after positive contract talks

Juan Mata is set to stay at Manchester United after positive talks over extending his contract, Sky Sports News understands.

The Spaniard's deal at Old Trafford expires at the end of the month and Sky Sports News understands he held talks earlier this year over a move to

today 17:56
Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan players in Manchester restaurant altercation

Some members of the Afghanistan squad were involved in an altercation at a Manchester restaurant on Monday, which resulted in the police being called.

It is thought the unnamed members of the squad took exception to being filmed by a member of the public, and confronted him.

Greater

today 17:11
Transfer Talk: Is Frank Lampard right for Chelsea?

The Transfer Talk podcast is back with another episode as the summer transfer window hots up.

Host Dave Reed is joined in the studio by Sky Sports News reporters Kaveh Solhekol and Rob Dorsett.

With Frank Lampard the favourite to replace Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea, the panel assess

today 16:53
Pep Guardiola: Manchester City manager's cardigan raises £6,000 for Blues' charity

Pep Guardiola's grey cardigan - worn during Manchester City's treble-winning season - has raised more than £6,000 for the City in the Community charity.

The "coatigan" was the City manager's favoured touchline clothing all year.

He revealed after last month's FA Cup final win

today 16:08
Juan Mata set to stay at Man United after positive contract talks

Juan Mata is set to stay at Manchester United after positive talks over extending his contract, Sky Sports News understands.

The Spaniard's deal at Old Trafford expires at the end of the month and Sky Sports News understands he held talks earlier this year over a move to

today 15:50
Rodri: Man City in talks with Atletico Madrid and willing to pay £62.6m release clause

Manchester City are in talks with Atletico Madrid to sign Spain midfielder Rodri and are willing to pay his £62.6m release clause.

City boss Pep Guardiola is keen to sign a defensively-minded player to bolster the Premier League champions' squad.

Rodri, 22, who joined Atletico

today 15:05
European paper round-up: Barcelona deny Antoine Griezmann talks amid speculation over wantaway forward

All the news from Europe's back pages including the latest on Antoine Griezmann, Man Utd's Paul Pogba and more.

We asked our friends at Football Whispers to scour the European press to bring you the very best of the transfer rumours doing the rounds...

Barcelona president Josep Maria

today 13:44
Romelu Lukaku 'has to leave' Man Utd - Roberto Martinez

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku "has to leave" the Premier League club, says Belgium manager Roberto Martinez.

Lukaku, 26, joined United from Everton for £75m in July 2017 and has scored 42 goals in 96 games at Old Trafford.

Belgium's record scorer has been linked with

today 10:53
Latest news from Manchester
today 17:56 Juan Mata set to stay at Man United after positive contract talks
today 17:11 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan players in Manchester restaurant altercation
today 16:53 Transfer Talk: Is Frank Lampard right for Chelsea?
today 16:08 Pep Guardiola: Manchester City manager's cardigan raises £6,000 for Blues' charity
today 15:50 Juan Mata set to stay at Man United after positive contract talks
today 15:05 Rodri: Man City in talks with Atletico Madrid and willing to pay £62.6m release clause
today 15:05 Yousef Makki death: Murder accused teen admits possessing knife
today 14:02 Cheshire Police panel chair asked to resign in LGBT lanyard row
today 13:44 European paper round-up: Barcelona deny Antoine Griezmann talks amid speculation over wantaway forward
today 10:53 Romelu Lukaku 'has to leave' Man Utd - Roberto Martinez
today 10:35 Manchester United transfer rumours
today 09:32 Manchester United's £50m bid for Aaron Wan-Bissaka rejected by Crystal Palace
today 08:29 West Ham willing to sell Manchester United target Issa Diop for £60m
today 07:44 Cosgrove Hall's Wind in the Willows puppets return to Manchester
today 00:05 Manchester United fans top list of football-related arrests involving racism
today 23:02 Benfica deny they have agreed to sell Joao Felix to Atletico Madrid
today 23:02 Romelu Lukau and Manchester United must find 'right solution', says Roberto Martinez
yesterday 21:59 West Ham willing to sell Manchester United target Issa Diop for £60m
yesterday 20:11 Rochdale sex grooming gang 'urgent' deportation call
yesterday 18:05 Listeria outbreak: More affected hospitals named
yesterday 18:05 Cats accident death law plans welcomed by campaigners
yesterday 16:44 Manchester United's £50m bid for Aaron Wan-Bissaka rejected by Crystal Palace
yesterday 15:59 Brexit referendum aftermath sees 'rise in extremism'
yesterday 15:41 Issa Diop happy at West Ham, but keen to play Champions League football
yesterday 14:56 'Sewage' in Leeds & Liverpool canal kills more than 1,000 fish
yesterday 14:38 Philippe Coutinho will not join Manchester United out of respect for Liverpool
yesterday 12:50 Paul Pogba: Man Utd's dilemma - should they sell or keep midfielder?
yesterday 12:50 'Predator' jailed for teen boy sex attack near canal
yesterday 12:50 Uppermill Christmas attack: Pair jailed for killing man on night out
yesterday 09:23 Paul Pogba expected to stay at Manchester United
yesterday 08:20 Paul Pogba admits he is thinking of leaving Manchester United for 'new challenge'
yesterday 08:20 Manchester United transfer rumours
2019-06-16 14:41 Tyson Fury says he will beat Deontay Wilder in rematch
2019-06-16 14:41 Paul Pogba: Man Utd midfielder says 'now could be good time to leave'
2019-06-16 14:41 India vs Pakistan: Cricket World Cup pictures from Manchester
2019-06-16 14:23 Paul Pogba admits he is thinking of leaving Manchester United for 'new challenge'
2019-06-16 13:38 Women's World Cup: Men and women keepers 'should train together'
2019-06-16 13:20 Manchester United have created their own problems with player wages, says legend Bryan Robson
2019-06-16 13:20 Paul Pogba hints at Manchester United exit with desire for a 'new challenge'
2019-06-16 11:32 India v Pakistan preview: Kohli, Harbhajan & Wasim discuss World Cup meeting
2019-06-16 11:32 Tyson Fury stops Tom Schwarz in second round of heavyweight fight in Las Vegas
2019-06-15 19:29 Manchester United interested in West Ham's Issa Diop
2019-06-15 15:17 Daniel James' rise from Shrewsbury flop to Manchester United signing
2019-06-15 14:14 Daniel James urged to become Man Utd superstar by ex-Swansea team-mate Oli McBurnie
2019-06-15 13:11 Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson unsure about future after Sheffield United loan
2019-06-15 05:05 Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review
2019-06-14 21:23 Premier League rules: VAR, handball, different goal kicks and more
2019-06-14 19:38 Greater Manchester Police dog handler cleared of attack
2019-06-14 18:14 Transfer Talk: How much is Man United star Paul Pogba worth?
2019-06-14 17:32 Two more hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak
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today 18:08 EU slammed over migration policy
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today 18:08 Jeremy Kyle refuses to give evidence in reality TV inquiry
today 18:08 Unison Conference ’19 Union tells government: call a General Election
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today 17:56 Royal stunner Kitty Spencer wows crowds on first day of Ascot
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today 17:56 Bloke ‘forced to identify as a woman’ to buy a beer sues Brewdog and wins
today 17:56 Teacher, 25, ‘plied student with booze and had sex with him after school’
today 17:56 Teen Vogue accused of encouraging girls to work as prostitutes after ‘sex work’ tweet
today 17:56 Brothers swapped seats before police pulled them over – but BOTH were drunk
today 17:56 Tory leadership vote LIVE: Dominic Raab eliminated as Rory Stewart survives
today 17:41 Britain to bid to host 2020 U.N. climate talks
today 17:26 EU urges Swiss to move on talks or face sanction
today 17:26 Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis to miss Catalans Dragons game but key men return
today 17:26 Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis to miss Catalans Dragons game but key men return
today 17:26 Josh Drinkwater provides update on Hull KR contract negotiations
today 17:26 Josh Drinkwater provides update on Hull KR contract negotiations
today 17:26 Hull's legendary Jack Kaye and his fantastic grocery shop remembered
today 17:26 Hull's legendary Jack Kaye and his fantastic grocery shop remembered
today 17:20 Schoolboy, 15, fighting for life after being stabbed more than 20 times
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