The family of a 16-year-old girl who died in a suspected murder say she was a "bright and bubbly girl with a lively spirit who embraced life".
A Nottinghamshire gang of kidnappers who snatched a businessman off the street, threatened to chop his toes off and held his friend to ransom are jailed.
A kitten who climbed into a washing machine in Nottingham was lucky to survive his ordeal, a vet says.
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Nottingham Forest are set to sign ex-Queens Park Rangers defender Armand Traore, BBC Radio Nottingham understands.
Tim Bresnan hits 95 not out, his highest limited-overs score, as Yorkshire beat Notts in the One-Day Cup.
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