Dozens of coach passengers and drivers are left stranded in Yorkshire after snowfall sweeps parts of the UK.
The Ukrainian government swaps scores of prisoners with rebels in the east, while freezing vital bus and rail links with Russian-held Crimea.
All trains to and from London King's Cross have been cancelled because of overrunning engineering work, Network Rail says.
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