BBC news for Lancashire

Arriva North West bus strike: What you need to know

Arriva bus services in Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire are affected.

'Lives at risk' after Manchester heart surgery suspension

Those with congenital heart problems have to travel hundreds of miles for surgery, a charity says.

Accrington Stanley player Jordan Moseley dies

Under-16s academy player Jordan Moseley "died suddenly", the club says.

Blackpool's piers on world monument 'at risk' list

The town's three Victorian piers are under threat from rising sea levels and extreme weather.

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Obama and Bush decry deep US divisions without naming Trump

Comments by the two ex-presidents are seen as a veiled rebuke of Donald Trump's leadership.

Pollution linked to one in six deaths

Pollution has been linked to nine million deaths each year worldwide, according to a report in The Lancet.

Harvey Weinstein: Tarantino knew about film mogul's alleged misconduct

The famed director worked closely with the Hollywood producer accused of many sexual assaults.

CIA chief: North Korea 'on cusp' of nuclear capability

CIA chief Mike Pompeo said the US had to think about how to "stop the final step".