BBC news for Northamptonshire

Northampton Town: Loan boost for Sixfields stadium development

Northampton Town receive a £1.1m loan to help kick-start development at its Sixfields stadium.

Murder investigation after man dies in Kettering

The victim died of stab wounds following an attack in a residential street.

Northampton Town 2-1 Milton Keynes Dons

Northampton Town move out of the League One relegation zone by beating MK Dons, who have Chuks Aneke sent off late on.

Corby English teacher sought by author 40 years on

Chris Young's life fell apart when his mother died - his English teacher Lynn Ward turned it around.

Live BBC World News

Syria: Turkey war planes launch strikes on Afrin

Turkey launches air strikes on US-backed militants in Afrin, opening a new front in Syria.

Kabul: Gunmen attack Intercontinental Hotel

At least four gunmen launched the attack on the Intercontinental Hotel, Afghan officials say.

Paul Bocuse: Top French chef dies at 91

He is said to have passed away in his famous three-Michelin-starred restaurant near Lyon.

US shutdown: Trump and Democrats blame each other

Recriminations start after the US Senate fails to pass a new budget, leading to a shutdown of services.