A father who threw his crying baby on to the sofa in a fit of temper is given a life sentence for her murder.
A World War One replica rifle with bayonet, ornamental miners' lamps and a collection box are stolen from a museum in Bacup.
Plans by Lancaster University for a £41m centre to develop solutions to problems caused by ageing populations are submitted to the council.
An image of starlings flying around the remains of Brighton's West Pier is awarded the top prize in the Landscape Photographer of the Year awards.
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Newcastle thrash 10-man Preston in front of almost 50,000 fans at St James' Park to reach the EFL Cup quarter-finals.
Scott Arfield's 90th-minute winner gave Burnley their third win of the season in a match dominated by Everton at Turf Moor.
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