The latest news stories happening right across the region from Stafford to Worcester and Telford to Rugby
Government announce driverless cars will be tested on British roads
Former teacher denies historic sex offences dating back to 1957.
The family of 23 year old Jordon Banton, from Rugby, have released a photo of him following his murder last week.
West Midlands police release footage of getaway van dragging a police officer
The parent company of British Gas has reported a large fall in half-year operating profit, which has been blamed on mild weather and the furore over energy bills.
Lloyds Banking Group has revealed it has set aside another £600m provision for mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI).
Large explosions lit up the sky above Gaza City overnight, as Israel mobilised 16,000 more reservists to the conflict.
One of the London stock market's most prominent oil exploration companies has been rocked by a boardroom probe into unauthorised payments.
Top Hollywood directors are backing a bid to keep celluloid film alive in the movie and television industry.
R Kelly has cancelled a performance at a US music festival after sponsors and bands pulled out amid concern over allegations about his past.
Liam Neeson has spoken about the moment his wife Natasha Richardson died and how it still doesn't feel real.
Prisoners will now be able to use steel-strung guitars after a campaign by activists and musicians including Billy Bragg and Johnny Marr.
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has said it was "nonsense'' that he had called the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow "a bit s***''.
Jose Mourinho claims Romelu Lukaku left Chelsea because he wanted to be guaranteed a regular starting place.
Everton had to overcome a late paperwork scare to finalise the signature of Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku for a club record fee of £28m.
England moved within six wickets of levelling the Investec Test series against India after setting the tourists 445 to win and reducing them to 112-4 on a one-sided day four at the Ageas Bowl.
A motorist and passenger escaped unscathed after an axe hurtled through their car's windshield along a busy stretch of Massachusetts highway.
An Indiana man has defied the odds again, claiming his second $1m lottery prize in three months.
A mysterious giant crop circle has appeared overnight in a field belonging to a German farmer.
A koala which clung to a car grille for more than 50 miles after being run over on a motorway has survived the rough ride with only minor injuries.
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