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Winter Olympics: Canada's Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir ice dance champions for second time

20 February 2018 - 5:02am
Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir hold their nerve to become Olympic ice dance champions for a second time.

Councils 'unprepared' for cyber-attacks, report says

20 February 2018 - 3:29am
More than 25% of local authorities had computer systems breached from 2013-17, campaigners say.

Winter Olympics: Cassie Sharpe dominates women's ski halfpipe final

20 February 2018 - 3:17am
Canada's Cassie Sharpe proves just too strong as she wins the women's ski halfpipe final in Pyeongchang.

25 things you absolutely need to know about Top Gear's 25th series

20 February 2018 - 2:45am
LeBlanc, Harris and Reid are back.

Is it too late to save local newspapers?

20 February 2018 - 2:43am
With more than 200 regional papers having closed since 2005, the government has launched a review of the industry.

Skateboarding like a girl: 'You should not be intimidated'

20 February 2018 - 2:42am
Nine-year-old Lola is about to unleash her secret weapon at a skateboarding competition.

'Upskirting' should be criminal offence, campaigners say

20 February 2018 - 2:35am
Campaigners say the law needs to change to make it easier for police to take action.

Jeremy Corbyn vows to curb City of London's power

20 February 2018 - 2:09am
The Labour leader also says the government needs stronger powers to prevent "hostile takeovers".

Winter Olympics: GB men's curlers crush Norway to boost semi-final hopes

20 February 2018 - 2:07am
Kyle Smith says the 10-3 victory over Norway was Team GB's "best performance so far" as they took a huge step towards the semi-finals.

International Development Committee to quiz Oxfam bosses

20 February 2018 - 2:04am
Committee to quiz charity chief amid criticism over it handling of sexual misconduct claims by staff.

Mexico theme park offers illegal migrant experience

20 February 2018 - 1:57am
The trip is designed to warn people about the dangers of illegal crossings, say the owners.

10 David Brents - and more on the way...

20 February 2018 - 1:37am
The Office is to get an Indian spin-off - we take a look at the different versions of Ricky Gervais's hit sitcom.

Brexit: David Davis rejects 'Mad Max-style dystopia' claims

20 February 2018 - 1:11am
The Brexit secretary promises the UK will maintain high standards and regulations outside the EU.

Have the Winter Olympics repaired North-South Korea relations?

20 February 2018 - 12:54am
Friendly words have raised expectations of improved relations between the two countries.

Jeffrey Kong: Singapore's Lego brick artist

20 February 2018 - 12:47am
Jeffrey Kong creates objects using Lego. He says it can be used as a form of self-expression

How lasers and robo-feeders are transforming fish farming

20 February 2018 - 12:20am
Fish farming is big business and producers are adopting new technologies to expand and cut costs.

Key gig economy case reaches Supreme Court

20 February 2018 - 12:15am
Pimlico Plumbers is challenging a ruling that a "self-employed" worker is entitled to basic rights.

Newspaper headlines: Corbyn's Cold War files and chaos in KFC

20 February 2018 - 12:15am
Tuesday's papers cover pressure on Jeremy Corbyn over Cold War files, KFC's lack of chicken and strikes at universities.

Debtors facing mental health problems need 'breathing space'

20 February 2018 - 12:14am
Charities say people with mental health problems should be given "breathing space" to sort out debts.

Do male strip dancers feel objectified?

19 February 2018 - 10:34pm
Where does the #MeToo movement leave male strip dancers? Newsnight's Emily Maitlis finds out.