Today in Coventry
Cov gets UK’s European City of Sport title
Coventry has been named as the UK’s European City of Sport for 2019.
Elderly man dies in Coventry hit and run
An elderly man has died in a suspected hit and run crash in Coventry.
Showbiz and Entertainment
Japan's Shoplifters wins Cannes top prize after Weinstein accuser takes to the stage
Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda's poignant film Shoplifters, described as "a modern day Oliver Twist", has won the Palme d'Or top prize at Cannes.
French director Luc Besson accused of rape by actress
French filmmaker Luc Besson - known for movies including The Fifth Element and Leon - has been accused of raping an actress in Paris.