"Every artist wants his work to be permanent. But what is? The Aswan Dam covered some of the greatest art in the world. Venice is sinking. Great books and pictures were lost in the Florence floods. In the meantime we still enjoy butterflies."
- Long-serving Boston mayor dies Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:30:03 GMT
- Thomas Menino, who served as mayor of Boston for more than 20 years, has died after a battle with cancer.
- Victims meeting abuse inquiry staff Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:06:34 GMT
- Victims' groups are meeting officials from a historical child sex abuse inquiry and are expected to call for inquiry chair Fiona Woolf to resign.
- Two missing after fireworks blaze Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:41:18 GMT
- Two people are missing and a man has been arrested after a major blaze at a Stafford fireworks warehouse that left two people in hospital.
- Warmest UK Halloween on record Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:28:57 GMT
- This year's Halloween is the warmest on record in the UK, with temperatures reaching as high as 23.5C, breaking the previous record of 20C.
- Police boss in gross misconduct probe Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT
- A police chief will face an internal charge of gross misconduct after an allegation of inappropriate behaviour towards women.
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- Bolshoi behind bars Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:44:58 GMT
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- The TV station that's spiced up the French airwaves
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