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31 October 2014 Last updated at 08:42

Polanski freed after US arrest bidRoman Polanski

US attempts to have director Roman Polanski arrested for sex offences while visiting Poland are thwarted.


Sir Ian McKellenIan McKellen given freedom of London

Lord of the Rings star Sir Ian McKellen is given the freedom of the City of London in recognition of his work for gay rights.

Young FathersYoung Fathers win Mercury Prize

Edinburgh-based hip-hop trio Young Fathers win the £20,000 Barclaycard Mercury Prize with their album Dead.

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