A ban on so-called legal highs came into force this morning (Thursday 26th May) and Heart's been looking at the impact of the drugs and the new law.
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A couple from Walsall have been found guilty of killing a 20-year-old with learning difficulties.
Police in Birmingham say they've started a major child abuse investigation after charging a man with making indecent images.
TV presenter Esther Rantzen's told Heart morale has to get better for social workers in Birmingham, or children will continue to be failed.
Alesha Dixon's the latest artist to pull out of a gig in Birmingham after finding out it was a political rally.
The 20 year-old victim had learning difficulties
Children's Services in Birmingham are no longer going to be run by the city council, but a voluntary trust
A lorry driver who ploughed into the back of queuing traffic in Stratford upon Avon has been jailed.
Twenty-three athletes who competed at the 2012 London Olympics have tested positive for banned substances after their samples were reanalysed.
UK consumer confidence remains in the doldrums despite edging higher this month, new figures show.
A new species of boa constrictor with silver scales has been discovered on a remote Caribbean island.
A Land Rover boss who smashed his 4x4 into a car during a road rage chase, paralysing two young sisters, has been jailed for four-and-a-half years.
Elton John and Vladimir Putin will not meet to discuss gay rights in Russia when the singer visits Moscow this month, because their schedules do not match.
Saved By The Bell star Dustin Diamond is back in jail, accused of violating the terms of his parole.
The producer of an HBO series is one of two men arrested over the death of a dermatologist who overdosed on cocaine and alcohol last year.
Jennifer Aniston's estranged mother Nancy Dow has passed away at the age of 79.
Reading have sacked manager Brian McDermott, less than six months after appointing him.
The speed of Red Bull's RB12 at the Monaco GP has been hailed as "absolutely unbelievable" by the Sky Sports F1 pundits after the former champions outpaced Mercedes in practice.
Manchester United winger Memphis Depay admits he has a point to prove in his second season at the club.
Replays for FA Cup quarter-final matches will not be used from next season, the Football Association has revealed.
A Thai man is recovering in hospital after being attacked by a nine-foot (three metres) python while sitting on the toilet.
A six-month-old girl has made a splash by breaking the record for the world's youngest water skier.
"Do penguins have knees?", "Am I a psycho?" and "Why is my poop green?" are some of the most Googled questions in US states, according to a survey.
Facebook likes to remind us of our memories and a lot of time we LOVE taking that trip down memory lane... but occasionally things can get messy!
The 'Late Late Show' host has managed to track down the internet's latest celebrity for a 'Star Wars' themed carpool.
After millions of people watched a video of her laughing hysterically while wearing a Chewbacca mask, Candace Payne has unwittingly started a revolution.
James Blunt has hit out at twitter trolls and it's a moment that will make you go *boom*!
As the 66-year-old singer celebrates his birthday, we look back at THAT legendary carpool karaoke.
Regardless of how much mileage you have on your clock this new test claims to be able to calculate a new age for you depending on how well you've looked after yourself. This could be your chance to drop a decade in minutes!
A whopping 79% of women lie to their friends and family about the real reason they can’t go out on the town.
According to one in ten men a man's place is now well and truly in the kitchen.
Research has revealed that 85% of British men dream of an easy life.
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