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'Stormageddon' and Sochi spectacle - the papers

Fri, 2014-02-07 21:07
The flooding crisis - with warnings of worse to come - appears on virtually every front page on Saturday. The Winter Olympics opening ceremony also features.

Woody Allen denies abusing daughter

Fri, 2014-02-07 19:33
The filmmaker again denies abusing adopted daughter Dylan Farrow, saying in the New York Times she has been "used as a pawn for revenge".

VIDEO: Stars gather for Hoffman funeral

Fri, 2014-02-07 19:28
Friends and family of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman have paid their respects at a funeral in New York City.

Stabbed man found in car crash dies

Fri, 2014-02-07 19:03
A man found stabbed in a car which was involved in a crash with a bus near a south London tube station dies.

Argentine head-on bus crash kills 17

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:50
At least 17 people are killed near the Argentine city of Mendoza when a lorry driving on the wrong side of the motorway hits a bus.

VIDEO: Does Russia have #SochiProblems?

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:27
Russians say stop moaning and enjoy the games

In pictures: Bokassa's ruined palace in CAR

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:27
Pictures of a crumbling palace now home to an abandoned army

Are typewriters the answer to snooping?

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:14
Some diplomats have reverted to typewriters to evade electronic snooping - but they too have their weaknesses, says security correspondent Gordon Corera.

The rise of drug overdoses in the US

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:14
Philip Seymour Hoffman has become the latest celebrity to die from a drugs overdose, which is a growing problem in the US.

'I didn't let bowel disease beat me'

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:13
Former rugby star Lewis Moody on his struggle with colitis

Lord Lichfield's portraits on show

Fri, 2014-02-07 17:08
Lord Lichfield's royal and celebrity portraits go on show

Kosovo students clash with police

Fri, 2014-02-07 16:24
Police in the Kosovan capital Pristina use tear gas to disperse hundreds of mostly student protesters in the country's main public university.

Composing music with your thoughts

Fri, 2014-02-07 16:14
Headset that helps you compose with your thoughts

Skiers warned of terrain trap risk

Fri, 2014-02-07 16:12
Skiers, climbers and walkers are being warned to be aware of a danger created by huge amounts of snow and high winds.

Women 'fare worse after strokes'

Fri, 2014-02-07 16:00
Women have a poorer quality of life after a stroke than men, especially if they are older, a study has found.

Fresh protest over legal aid cuts

Fri, 2014-02-07 16:00
Barristers, solicitors and law students are set to meet at a protest to voice their opposition to proposed cuts to legal aid.

In pictures: Bosnia protests

Fri, 2014-02-07 15:53
Anti-government protests enter their third day

US man back in N Korea labour camp

Fri, 2014-02-07 15:41
Kenneth Bae, an American convicted in North Korea of trying to overthrow the state, has been moved back to a labour camp, the US says.

VIDEO: Spectacular opening to Sochi games

Fri, 2014-02-07 15:12
The 22nd Winter Olympics are officially underway after an opening ceremony in the Russian resort of Sochi.

VIDEO: 50 years since Beatlemania hit US

Fri, 2014-02-07 15:03
It's 50 years since The Beatles first arrived in the US for a TV appearance that would change their careers.

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