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A mother describes how her teenage son died in her arms after he collided with a car while riding his bicycle.

Firefighters across England begin a four-day strike in a row over pensions during one of the service's busiest weekends of the year.

An ambulance service still cannot find a computer disk containing details of 42,000 patients which has been lost for at least two months.

Some NHS hospital trusts, including Derby's, are drawing heavily on government bailouts to plug funding shortfalls.

Former Derby County midfielder Robbie Savage is awarded an honorary fellowship from Glyndwr University.

Region's hub station could be in Derbyshire

Radio Derby's Colin Bloomfield's illness worsens

Secret exercise took place in the East Midlands

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Brentford and Derby County.

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Burton Albion and Plymouth Argyle.

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Chesterfield and Yeovil Town.

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Football Conference game between Altrincham and Alfreton Town.

Chairman Ben Robinson says Gary Rowett's ambition and achievements at Burton meant it was inevitable he would join a bigger club.

Championship leaders Derby County will host Premier League leaders Chelsea in the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup.


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British banks may have to hold more funds to guard against the risk of a future economic downturn, the Bank of England has proposed.

Russia's central bank raises interest rates to 9.5% from 8%, a much bigger rise than expected, as it seeks to combat inflation.

The UK Government has said that it will 'retire' £218m of the UK's £2bn First World War debt by refinancing bonds originally issued by Winston Churchill.

The Dow and S&P 500 close at record levels, helped by a surprise move by the Bank of Japan to boost its stimulus measures.

Andy Rubin steps down from Google, while his former colleague Daniel Graf is demoted at Twitter

Inflation in the eurozone rose slightly in October, giving some hope that the spectre of deflation can be staved off.

Japan's central bank, the Bank of Japan, surprises markets by announcing an expansion of its monetary stimulus policy.

Royal Bank of Scotland sets aside £400m to cover potential costs from an investigation into possible manipulation of the foreign exchange market.

The FTSE 100 rises more than 1% as investors breathed a sigh of relief over Bank of England plans for capital reserves and welcomed news of a stimulus boost from the Bank of Japan.

Hungary shelves a proposed tax on internet data traffic after tens of thousands of Hungarians marched against it.

The parent company of British Airways, IAG, raises its profit forecast after it reports a 30% increase in third-quarter profits.

Russia will resume gas deliveries to Ukraine this winter in a deal brokered by the European Union, which will also safeguard supplies to EU countries.

Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony reports a net loss for the three months to September of 136bn yen ($1.2bn; £762m).

Investment bank Citigroup puts aside an extra $600m to cover legal expenses due to "rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries".

One of Australia's biggest lenders, ANZ, announces a record full-year net profit of A$7.3bn ($6.4bn, £4bn), up 15% from a year earlier.

Starbucks' shares fall as investors express disappointment at the company's latest quarterly sales figures.

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A small Michigan company that runs the website for the JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge played a role in helping the bank find the breach of its computer system this summer.







The battle for the GFI Group, a New York brokerage and clearing firm, features an insider transaction, the secret accumulation of shares and a hostile offer that may be something else entirely.

Some central banks, scarred from old battles with escalating prices, were slow to see their new, real problem.







The agreement was reached after both sides accepted the financial realities, in the face of an approaching winter.

The unexpected move by the Bank of Japan helped send stocks higher around the world.







Company leaders need to find a balance between challenging and caring for employees. That’s especially true for women, who spend more time than men taking care of others.







The two largest American oil companies said their refining businesses more than made up for the recent drop in the price of crude oil.







The central bank is adopting new minimums for so-called leverage ratio as part of an effort to strengthen bank balance sheets, though the levels are lower than some had predicted.

Three executives at the Italian lender were accused of hiding a convoluted derivatives contract that helped it conceal its losses.







It offers a reminder, or perhaps a warning, of just how hard it will be to get the global economy out of its deflationary funk.

The proposal had been seen as a move by Prime Minister Viktor Orban to choke off one of the last sources of information not controlled by him and his allies.







The United States, for reasons of law and commerce, has become a destination for foreign companies to file for bankruptcy.

The French bank’s results were a sharp turnaround from the previous quarter, when it took a charge of nearly 6 billion euros, or about $7.6 billion, for legal penalties in the United States.







The bank posted a third-quarter profit, but set aside funds to cover the costs related to an investigation into the potential rigging of currency markets by six big banks.







Strong sales of its PlayStation 4 games console reduced the impact of its sluggish smartphone division.







Greene King has offered to acquire the Spirit Pub Company for about $1.2 billion in cash and stock. It now has until Nov. 4 to make a final offer under British takeover rules.







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