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Top flight's shirt income approaches £200m for the first time in history

Liverpool Care Pathway: Controversial 'end-of-life' regime for dying patients 'to be replaced'

The results of an independent review show concerns raised by family members over the care of their dying loved ones

Soul singer Joss Stone was at the centre of a murder plot in 2011

Joss Stone murder plot man Junior Bradshaw jailed for 18 years

Judge said it may have been a crazy scheme, ‘but it was a very real plan’

David Price is ruled to be unable to carry on boxing as he loses to Tony Thompson

Boxing: David Price suffers second defeat to Tony Thompson to destroy any world title hopes

English heavyweight stopped in fifth round by American

Transfer speculation: Everton and Tottenham set to 'battle it out' over loan signing of Barcelona's Gerard Deulofeu

Barcelona wonderkid could move to Premier League for a season after arrival of Neymar in Spain

Trials of the scheme will begin in the North West in the autumn

Chris Grayling to announce plans for 70 'resettlement prisons' that hold offenders close to home before release

Plans to create 70 “resettlement prisons” so offenders can be held close to their home before release will be announced today by Chris Grayling, the Justice Secretary.

Lesley Sharp attends the 2013 TV Bafta awards

Lesley Sharp: 'The media is too biased against northerners'

British actress Lesley Sharp has accused the media of being more biased against people from the north than against people from Scotland, Ireland and Wales.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan (left) takes on Chelsea’s John Obi Mikel in 2012

Liverpool and Spurs lose out in race for £20m midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan

The much sought-after Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Shakhtar Donetsk looks likely to join Borussia Dortmund, leaving Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool disappointed.

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Liverpool target Henrikh Mkhitaryan could be fined after failing to return for pre-season training

Shakhtar Donetsk chief executive Sergei Palkin has warned midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan he will be fined after going Awol and missing training.

Liverpool's Anfield home is hemmed in by terraced streets

Anfield expansion plans: Liverpool council paves way for stadium development

Club apologises to neighbours for years of housing blight in streets around the stadium

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Luis Alberto will add to Liverpool's attacking options

Liverpool expected to complete deal for £6m Spanish winger Luis Alberto in next 48 hours

The 20-year-old will arrive from Seville

Baboon shot dead after escaping from Knowsley Safari Park in Merseyside

The adult male made a run for it after being forced out of its enclosure at Knowsley Safari Park by other males as it tried to protect its mate

Radio review: Between The Ears, Radio 3, Saturday

Obsessively taping your conversations with a particular person is a suspiciously weird pastime – unless you're an artist. Sebastiane Hegarty is, and his decades' worth of recordings of his mother constitute a powerful exploration of the human condition.

Tourists rescued as boat bus full of passengers sinks off Liverpool dock

A rescue operation has been carried out after an amphibious tourist bus sank with 30 people on board in the Albert Dock, Liverpool.

The actor Andrew Lancel, from Gateacre in Liverpool, is best known for his appearance as Frank Foster in the ITV soap Coronation Street

Former Coronation Street actor Andrew Lancel cleared of indecent assault on 15-year-old boy

A former Coronation Street actor was cleared today of four counts of indecently assaulting a 15-year-old boy.

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