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Plans for 200 homes on Stoke's former Victoria Ground

Homes set to be built on Stoke City's former ground 20 years after club left, council says.

Three Musketeers terror trial: Undercover officer 'honest'

An undercover officer accused of planting evidence is "absolutely professional', a colleague tells a court.

The Stanley Matthews football revolution made in Ghana

The 1957 tour that created the first global football superstar.

Five killed on M6 in Staffordshire named

The four women and a man, from Romania, were in the same car when it was in collision with a lorry.

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N Korea fires Scud missile into sea, its third test in three weeks

Observers say it indicates Pyongyang is making progress towards missiles capable of carrying warheads.

Jared Kushner defended by Trump amid 'secret Russia line' questions

Donald Trump calls his son-in-law a 'good person' after reports he discussed a secret Russia line.

Paris mayor may ban black feminist Nyansapo festival

The majority of the events at the Nyansapo Festival will be open only to black women.

Portland attack: $600,000 raised for 'heroes' killed defending Muslim teen

Tributes have continued to pour in for the men who died defending a Muslim teenager on Friday.