A Sandwell teenager has been jailed for life for killing a man and injuring another following a dispute over a stolen television.
M6 tanker fire between Birmingham and Coventry
10 people have been treated for breathing difficulties after a fire involving a chemical tanker on the M6 between Birmingham and Coventry.
The road is closed in both directions between Junctions 3 and 4 with heavy traffic in the surrounding area. The Highways agency say they are aiming to reopen the stretch of motorway by 1700 on Wednesday December 12th.
The fire started at around 0930 this morning, when a tyre on the lorry blew out.
An 800 meter exclusion zone has been put in place, with around 100 motorists who had to evacuate their cars taken to Corley services.
A former Birmingham police officer has been found guilty of 40 sex offences against children as young as 8, despite two previous failed investigations into his abuse.
Police have found hammers, replica guns and knives as they search parks and outside flats in the West Midlands.
A Birmingham copyright law expert has told Heart it'll be hard to prove Little Mix's new single directly copies a song by an American girlband.
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