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Ding Junhui carries the hopes of millions, but his journey to snooker stardom has frequently been a solitary affair
The cousin of a woman who belonged to a Maoist commune in south London being investigated by police for alleged slavery accuses its members of turning her against her family.
Many of Saturday's headlines quote from the prosecution and witnesses who described the death of Fusilier Lee Rigby on a Woolwich street in May.
Authorities in Brazil's largest city, Sao Paulo, fight a major blaze at a landmark building designed by modernist architect Oscar Niemeyer.