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VW faces challenges as profits jump 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:30:33 GMT 
    Volkswagen reports a sharp jump in annual profits as revenue hits €200bn, but warns of tough market conditions this year.

Cyber attacks top US threat list 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:07:36 GMT 
    A US intelligence assessment of security threats faced by the country highlights cyber attacks from foreign governments and criminals.

Google backs down over Blogger porn 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:33:51 GMT 
    Google has changed its mind about forcing sexually explicit blogs on its Blogger platform to become private.

Robin Williams' daughter speaks out 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:14:53 GMT 
    Zelda Williams says there is "no point" in seeking any explanation for why the comedian took his own life last August.

Harrison Ford back for Blade Runner 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:42:10 GMT 
    Harrison Ford will reprise his role as police officer Rick Deckard in the forthcoming Blade Runner sequel, it is confirmed.

Wheat present in UK 'for 8,000 years' 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 03:23:25 GMT 
    Fragments of wheat DNA suggest wheat was present in Britain 8,000 years ago, long before it was grown by British farmers.

Fungus plays 'biomusic' duet 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:52:58 GMT 
    Scientists at Plymouth University play improvised pieces of music with the help of slime mould.

Age-related leukaemia cases may soar 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 03:17:59 GMT 
    It is "almost inevitable" that your blood will take the first steps towards leukaemia as you age, researchers show.

'Give HIV drugs to healthy gay men' 
  Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:12:20 GMT 
    Healthy gay men should be offered daily HIV drugs to prevent infections, say campaigners.

Bayern Munich 4-1 FC Köln 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:36:54 GMT 
    Bayern Munich take their Bundesliga goal tally to 18 in three games and go 11 points clear with a win over Cologne.

Parma game off after strike threat 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:12:47 GMT 
    Parma have their Serie A match at Genoa on Sunday called off after players threatened to strike over unpaid wages.

Kidnapped by North Korea - and forced to make films 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:13:34 GMT 
    The story of how a director and an actress were kidnapped by North Korea and forced to make films for Kim Jong-il.

10 weird things Americans are doing in the snow 
  Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:24:24 GMT 
    From renting an igloo to dressing as a Yeti, the record snowfall in Boston has inspired some unusual and ingenious acts.

Dutch town terrorised by rogue owl 
  Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:36:41 GMT 
    Residents of the Dutch town of Purmerend are advised to take umbrellas out at night after a rogue owl leaves man requiring stitches to head wounds.

Rare bear cub found outside circus 
  Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:12:51 GMT 
    A rare two-week-old Asiatic black bear cub is found abandoned in a box outside a Russian circus.
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