Andy Burnham criticises Northern "for lack of foresight" as trains cancelled on World Cup final day.
Prime Minister promises extra investment for industry weeks after Airbus threatened to leave UK.
The man was taken to hospital by someone other than the ambulance service.
Scotland striker Christie Murray becomes the third player in a week to leave the SWPL for England after signing for Liverpool Ladies.
Sean Cox, who was attacked before a Champions League game in April, is slowly recovering, according to reports.
Wayne Rooney comes off the bench to make his first MLS appearance and help DC United record their biggest home win of the season against Vancouver Whitecaps.
Marco Silva's reign as Everton manager begins with a 22-0 pre-season win in Austria.
Lancashire register their third victory from four T20 Blast games as they beat winless Derbyshire by 12 runs.
The hull of the ship, which the public wanted to call Boaty McBoatface, is launched into the Mersey.
Liverpool sign Stoke's Switzerland forward Xherdan Shaqiri after triggering his £13m release clause.
A judge says David Barton is "despicably greedy" for preying on elderly residents to fund a lavish lifestyle.
Drivers have paid millions in £2 tolls on the Mersey Gateway Bridge, but a tribunal questioned the fees.
An NHS trust which was probed over bullying claims had "unstable" leadership, the health watchdog says.
League Two newcomers Tranmere Rovers sign Sheffield United midfielder Harvey Gilmour on loan until January 2019.
Beer will be made at Cains Brewery for the first time in five years.
Cheshire Constabulary's Simon Byrne has rejected claims he acted "like a bear with a sore head".
Women's Super League club Liverpool Ladies sign Wales defender Rhiannon Roberts from Doncaster Rovers Belles
Team news as Widnes host Hull KR in Saturday's Super League fixture at the Select Security Stadium (15:00 BST).
Across the country, people are coming to terms with England's World Cup semi-final defeat.
Additional compensation for people affected by disruption in the North of England is announced.