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Havoc as more snow sweeps in to UK
Cars make their way through the snow in the Loxley area of Sheffield

Havoc as more snow sweeps in to UK

Schools, transport and mobile phone signals were disrupted today after heavy snow hit parts of the country.

World news

Cafe hostage killed by cop's bullet

Cafe hostage killed by cop's bullet

A hostage who died during the Sydney cafe siege was killed by fragments of a police bullet as armed officers moved to end the 16-hour stand-off, an inquest has been told.

Sport news

Murray into Australian Open final

Murray into Australian Open final

Andy Murray reached his fourth Australian Open final in the last six years by winning a bad-tempered semi-final clash with Tomas Berdych on Thursday.

Business news

Shell announces £9.9bn spending cut

Shell announces £9.9bn spending cut

Royal Dutch Shell is to cut 15 billion US dollars (£9.9 billion) from its spending plans over the next three years as it responds to sliding oil prices.

Technology news

Men taking double number of selfies

Men taking double number of selfies

Men are taking nearly double the amount of selfies as women and sharing them on social media, according to a survey.

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Cowell to tapas Latino talent

Cowell to tapas Latino talent

Music mogul Simon Cowell has announced he is already on the hunt for the next One Direction - but they must be Latino.

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