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Doping whistleblower in Olympics warning

23 February 2018 - 5:01pm
The IOC faces "the most important moment in its history" over whether it allows Russian athletes to parade with their national flag on Sunday.

Re-drawing the real-life Black Panthers

23 February 2018 - 4:43pm
The real Black Panthers - an artist is trying to give those still imprisoned a "presence on the outside".

US to impose 'largest' N Korea sanctions

23 February 2018 - 4:28pm
Donald Trump says the US will impose the "largest ever" set of new sanctions against North Korea.

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City manager charged for wearing political ribbon

23 February 2018 - 4:23pm
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has been charged for wearing a political message, specifically a yellow ribbon, in breach of the FA's kit and advertising regulations.

UK weather: Spring 'postponed' as cold snap hits UK

23 February 2018 - 4:16pm
Freezing air from Russia could give the UK its coldest February week for five years.

Snails too 'sluggish' to race in Devon due to cold

23 February 2018 - 4:14pm
Due to their being cold-blooded, the snails are too dozy to race during the cold snap.

Stolen Degas painting Les Choristes found on a bus

23 February 2018 - 3:55pm
The pastel artwork was taken more than eight years ago from the Musée Cantini in Marseille.

Trump: Florida school officer 'didn't have the courage'

23 February 2018 - 3:54pm
Mr Trump says the officer "did a poor job" when he failed to intervene in last week's deadly shooting.

Red Arrows death: Ejection seat firm fined £1.1m

23 February 2018 - 3:46pm
The death of Red Arrows pilot Sean Cunningham was "an entirely preventable tragedy", a judge says.

Winter Olympics: Sweden beat Great Britain in curling semi-final

23 February 2018 - 3:34pm
Watch highlights as Great Britain's women lose to Sweden in their curling semi-final at the Winter Olympics.

Winter Olympics: Germany stun defending champions Canada to face OAR in men's ice hockey final

23 February 2018 - 3:14pm
Germany reach the men's ice hockey final at the Winter Olympics for the first time by ending Canada's reign in the semi-final.

Gogglebox star quits the show to 'pursue a career in TV'

23 February 2018 - 2:39pm
Chris Butland-Steed was part of the Channel 4 show for 10 series alongside his ex Stephen Webb.

Aid organisations 'truly sorry' for sector's failings

23 February 2018 - 2:39pm
Charities publish joint letter of apology following allegations of sexual misconduct.

Fry on his 'aggressive' prostate cancer

23 February 2018 - 2:00pm
British comedian says he has been keeping his head down since his cancer operation in early January.

Winter Olympics: Watch Germany's 'incredible' trick shot ice hockey goal

23 February 2018 - 1:59pm
Frank Mauer scores with an "incredible" trick shot to give Germany a 3-0 lead against Canada in their Winter Olympics ice hockey semi-final.

'Da Doo Ron Ron' singer Barbara Alston dies

23 February 2018 - 1:49pm
She recorded hits like Da Doo Ron Ron and He Hit Me with Phil Spector in the 1960s.

Winter Olympics: Great Britain's women lose 10-5 to Sweden in curling semi-finals

23 February 2018 - 1:28pm
Great Britain's women curlers lose to Sweden in the Winter Olympic semi-finals and will play for a bronze medal on Saturday.

'Disbelief and discontent' over rail timetable delays

23 February 2018 - 1:27pm
New train timetables could be published just four weeks before journeys are due to happen

Operation Sanctuary review finds adult abuse 'extensive'

23 February 2018 - 1:23pm
After 700 victims were groomed in one region, ministers are told to urgently review exploitation laws.

Rugby rape trial: Jackson 'horrified' by claim

23 February 2018 - 1:18pm
Ulster and Ireland rugby player Paddy Jackson says the alleged victim had been flirting with him.

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