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1 August 2014 Last updated at 11:00

Killer gets life for stab murderJames Burton

A Leicestershire man is jailed for life for murdering a man who died trying to protect his girlfriend and her baby.

Carl Beatson AsieduAppeal over CBBC actor's killing

Police hunting for a man wanted over the stabbing of a children's TV actor, who was studying in Leicester, offer a £10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and prosecution.

NurseEnd of life care 'unacceptable'

One in five patients who died in Leicestershire and Rutland received "unacceptable levels" of end of life care, a review finds.

John Hess Article written by John Hess John Hess Political editor, East Midlands

WW1: The war to end all wars? What our MPs thought

Were politics really that much different 100 years ago, as Britain faced going to war?

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