A man's been jailed for 16 years after attacking a woman with a knife in Birmingham.
A businessman and a student have denied murdering a company director who was shot dead at a warehouse.
Ex-England footballer Paul Gascoigne has denied making racist comments in a show at Wolverhampton last year.
Police forces in the West Midlands have promised to monitor hate crime after reports of a rise in cases after the vote to leave the EU.
Birmingham singer Jamelia claims she's been racially abused by a man she thought was a West Mercia police officer.
Yardley's Jess Phillips was parliamentary aide to Shadow Education Secretary Lucy Powell - who has resigned
A year on from the Tunisia attacks we have been speaking to some of the victims friends and family about what happened.
The UK has voted to leave the EU with 52% voting leave and 48% voting remain.
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