Liverpool supporters were "frantic" to get into the ground as kick-off approached on the day of the Hillsborough disaster, the inquests hear.
A pine tree planted in 2004 in a Los Angeles park in memory of former Beatle George Harrison has died after being infested by beetles.
England captain Steven Gerrard retires from international football after winning 114 caps, describing it as a "sad day".
Shale gas reserves in the north west could be worth £10bn to the economy and create 3,500 jobs, a report commissioned by energy firms claims.
Liverpool's Katarina Johnson-Thompson withdraws from the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow with a foot injury.
A train company brings in an alcohol ban on some of its trains leaving Liverpool on Friday and Saturday nights.
Liverpool Cathedral marks its 90th anniversary by launching a 10-year £24m restoration appeal.
International story ends without a happy ending
Photos of the opening of the Queensway tunnel.
Two Serbia internationals tell BBC'S Super League Show that being invited to train with Warrington Wolves has been "a dream come true".
Forward Joe Greenwood signs a three-year contract extension with Super League leaders St Helens.
Jos Buttler replaces Matt Prior as wicketkeeper in the England squad for the third Test against India at the Rose Bowl.
Liverpool move closer to signing France striker Loic Remy after having an £8.5m bid accepted by QPR.
Tranmere Rovers step up their search for full-back cover after Liam Ridehalgh sustains an ankle injury.
Britain's Jamie Burdekin wins his first British Open Wheelchair Tennis Championships quad doubles title with American David Wagner.
Liverpool climb to second place in the Women's Super League table after a 3-1 victory at Bristol Academy.
St Helens climb back to the top of Super League with a dominant 11-try display against London Broncos at the Hive.
Jack Owens scores a try in each half as Widnes Vikings enjoy a 28-14 victory over Warrington Wolves.
Lancashire shrug off the loss of Andrew Flintoff to secure a home T20 Blast quarter-final with victory over Derbyshire.
Two Serbian internationals are hopeful of a career in Super League after being invited to train with Warrington Wolves.