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On Sky Atlantic last night, we finally had a chance to see Looking, the new HBO series, which has inspired a deluge of internet comment, despite disappointingly low viewing figures on its US debut earlier this month.

The Saturday Quiz answers

1. The sick man of Europe.

Actors Chris Pine, Simon Pegg, Alice Eve, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, director J.J. Abrams and Benedict Cumberbatch (Back L-R) Noel Clark, producer Bryan Burk, actor Karl Urban, writer Alex Kurtzman, writer Roberto Orci and producer Damon Lindelof attend the UK Premiere of 'Star Trek Into Darkness' at The Empire Cinema on 2 May 2013 in London.

Star Trek Into Darkness premiere: Simon Pegg describes his 'mad night out' with Benedict Cumberbatch

Simon Pegg has revealed that his Star Trek co-stars went on a mission to party while shooting the latest movie together.

Left to right: Deontay Wilder, Amir Khan, Anthony Ogogo and Audley Harrison at a press conference in Sheffield on Thursday

Boxing: Amir Khan has most to lose as British trio
take to the canvas

Amir Khan and Audley Harrison enter the ring tonight in fights they need to win to stay in boxing’s lucrative deep end, and Martin Murray has a task without precedents in front of nearly 50,000 in Buenos Aires.

On Glasgow and Edinburgh, By Robert Crawford

A study of the love and hate between 'enlightenment' Edinburgh and 'industrial' Glasgow

Starbucks toasts profits rise

Starbucks matched Wall Street’s expectations with its quarterly profits, after the world’s largest coffee chain enjoyed a strong performance in the US despite the sluggish economic backdrop.

Levi takes on rivals over red-tab copycats

Knock-off denim dealers across Europe have been dealt a blow after jeans maker Levi Strauss won the right to stop rivals aping its red-tab marking.

My life in travel: Anthony Horowitz

'It's about everyday life, not monuments'

Ansel Adams' son on why the British landscape wasn't 'dramatic enough' for his father

Michael Adams discusses why his father would have embraced digital photography but snubbed the aggressive stunts of environmental activists

Morrissey has had to postpone another US tour date due to double pneumonia

Heaven knows I'm miserable now: Morrissey postpones gig after suffering double pneumonia

Morrissey has postponed another date on his US tour due to pneumonia in both his lungs.

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The Big Six: Californian city stays

Hip haunts, Hollywood history and playful pop art

Joe Glanfield and Luke Patience emerging as powerful new partnership for Rio 2016

A powerful new partnership for the 2016 Olympic games has emerged in the form of 2004 and 2008 silver medallist Joe Glanfield now crewing for 2012 silver medallist Luke Patience in the 470 dinghy.

Google co-founder Sergey Brin feels 'emasculated' by smartphones

Brin describes using the new Google Glass as 'a little freaky at first, but you get used to it'

The hotel: San Francisco has a new hotel. The Zetta, part of The Viceroy group, is housed in a 1913 building in the SoMa district. A “classic American party food” restaurant will follow in March (viceroyhotelgroup.com)
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