BBC news for Northamptonshire

Kingsthorpe crash: Murder charges after motorbike collision

Pair will appear in court charged with the murder of a motorcyclist in Northampton.

Kettering General Hospital 'fiddled' waiting time records

A whistleblower says patients were removed because targets were missed.

Nazi Hermann Goering's cigar box sells for £3,200

The cigar box was given to the Luftwaffe leader by a half-Jewish field marshal under his protection.

Northants v Worcestershire: Visitors win to keep pressure on leaders Notts

Worcestershire make it four wins from four in Division Two with a win inside three days against Northamptonshire.

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N Korea fires Scud missile into sea, its third test in three weeks

Observers say it indicates Pyongyang is making progress towards missiles capable of carrying warheads.

Jared Kushner defended by Trump amid 'secret Russia line' questions

Donald Trump calls his son-in-law a 'good person' after reports he sought a secret line to Moscow.

Australian man injured after shark jumps into boat

The Australian fisherman lost "a fair amount of blood" after being hit by the 200kg (440lb) shark.

Paris mayor may ban black feminist Nyansapo festival

The majority of the events at the Nyansapo Festival will be open only to black women.