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  1. Commonwealth Games: Birmingham offers 'youth and diversity'

    The Commonwealth Games flag has been passed to Birmingham, as the city prepares to host the 2022 competition.

    The handover ceremony took place in Australia's Gold Coast on Sunday, with the flag passed to the Lord Mayor of the UK's second city.

    Stadium artist impression

    During the handover - broadcast live on Sunday from Australia - Birmingham Lord Mayor Anne Underwood said: "We may not be able to offer sun, sea or the sand of Australia's Gold Coast, but what we can offer is youth, diversity and creativity."

    Ian Metcalfe, chairman of Commonwealth Games England, added: "The work starts right now to bring the Games to Birmingham in 2022."

  2. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    Alex Hamilton

    BBC Weather

    After a dry morning with some bright spells, there should be more sunshine this afternoon with highs of 13C (55F).

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    Video caption: Latest weather for the West Midlands
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    Severe accident: M54 Staffordshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M54 Staffordshire westbound severe accident, between J2 for A449 and J3 for A41.

    M54 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M54 westbound between J2, A449 (Wolverhampton) and J3, A41 (Albrighton), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: M6 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire northbound severe accident, between J10A for M54 and J11 for A460.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 northbound between J10a M54 and J11, A460 (Cannock), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Video content

    Video caption: Hybrid car fire 'started deliberately', CCTV footage reveals

    CCTV footage shows someone setting fire to the vehicle as it charged outside a family's home.

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    Severe accident: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe accident, between J8 for M5 and J7 for A34.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M6 southbound between J8 M5 and J7, A34 (Great Barr), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Ged Scott

    BBC Sport

    Nuno Espirito Santo

    Ged Scott

    BBC Sport

    Wolves celebrate their promotion to the Premier League with a comfortable win over 10-man Birmingham City at Molineux.

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    Severe accident: M42 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Warwickshire northbound severe accident, at J3A for M40.

    M42 Warwickshire - M42 partially blocked and very slow traffic northbound at J3a M40, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe accident, between J6 for A38 and J4A for M42.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 southbound between J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway and J4a M42, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, between J6 for A38 and J7 for A34.

    M6 West Midlands - Two lanes closed on M6 northbound between J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway and J7, A34 (Great Barr), because of a vehicle fire.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  11. How will you celebrate?

    Galal wins gold

    Luke Reddy

    BBC Sport on the Gold Coast

    Galal Yafai has just received his Commonwealth gold medal. If you believe what he told BBC Sport, the celebrations will be humble, with just some fizzy pop washing down some meat in a bun.

    Wild times.

    Click the link if you’re using the app to hear what he had to say.

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