Louis van Gaal delivers an assured performance as he is formally introduced as the new manager of Manchester United.
Manchester City end Notts County's unbeaten run with a 1-0 win that moves them joint third in the Women's Super League.
Former Manchester United and England defender Rio Ferdinand completes his move to QPR on a one-year contract.
Two paedophiles were caught in a sting operation by two "vigilantes" posing as teenagers online, a court hears.
Andrew Flintoff says he does not want to push his luck by playing 50-over cricket after successfully coming out of retirement.
Louis van Gaal describes himself as a "democratic" manager in his first news conference as Manchester United boss.
London Broncos second-rower George Griffin will join brothers Darrell and Josh at Salford Red Devils next season.
A former detective says three investigations into Cyril Smith sex abuse allegations were stopped.
Team news as Wigan Warriors host Hull FC in Friday's Super League fixture at DW Stadium (20:00 BST).
Team news as Widnes Vikings host Warrington Wolves in Friday's Super League fixture at Select Security Stadium (20:00 BST).
Exhibition looks at history of BBC children's TV
The Manchester School of Art is shortlisted for a prestigious architecture award.
A collection of more than 40 shells, a missile and other "prohibited weapons" are seized at a house, police say.
A friend of Cyril Smith made "veiled threats" to a senior detective investigating sex abuse claims against the Liberal MP, a report reveals.
Louis van Gaal's reign as Manchester United manager begins as he arrives at the club's Carrington training complex.
A company which runs a paper recycling plant in Salford where a major fire broke out has its environmental permit revoked.
An engineer who lost an arm and a leg when a tyre on an aircraft exploded at Manchester Airport is awarded about £600,000 in damages.
Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo denies suggestions that he wants to leave the Premier League champions.
Artists Sir Antony Gormley and Grayson Perry reveal the works to be exhibited across 30,000 sites, including the Trafford Centre, for the Art Everywhere event.
Lancashire's assistant coach Gary Yates praises his side's spirit after their one-wicket loss to Nottinghamshire.