The ringleader of a gang which used an airline's staff-discounted travel to smuggle cigarettes into the UK is jailed.
Team news as St Helens host Catalan Dragons in Thursday's Super League play-off semi-final at Langtree Park (20:00 BST).
Widnes Vikings prop Phil Joseph takes his first step to becoming a professional boxer.
St Helens prop Kyle Amor says the Super League semi-final against Catalans will be the biggest match he has played in.
The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company says it will operate 48 additional seasonal sailings to Liverpool next year.
A £130m plan to overhaul police stations across Merseyside could see some bases moving into community centres and libraries.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Daniel Sturridge will not be fit for England duty this month even if he returns for his club.
A law comes into force making it easier to declare missing people dead, such as a Liverpool man who disappeared in 2003
Young people in Liverpool are more likely to go to higher education than those in Birmingham according to the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
Ellie, Elle and Kieran save Sylvia and her dog
Striker Daniel Sturridge and defender Mamadou Sakho are not in Liverpool's squad for the Champions League game at Basel.
Midfielder Joe Allen is likely to be absent when Wales face Bosnia-Hercegovina and Cyprus in Euro 2016 qualifiers in October.
A man is killed in a crash involving a lorry and eight other vehicles on a Merseyside motorway.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says an injury to forward Kevin Mirallas could be more serious than first thought.
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Football Conference game between Grimsby Town and Southport.
Tranmere Rovers manager Rob Edwards calls for supporters to back the team after criticism aimed at him.
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Football Conference game between AFC Telford United and Chester.
The death of a former international cyclist from St Helens has "saddened the cycling community", the president of British Cycling says.
A former police superintendent tells the Hillsborough inquests of his "profound regrets" for not requesting a delayed kick-off at the 1989 FA-Cup semi final.
An appeal for people to play zombies in an upcoming film attracts over 1,000 applicants.