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Coronavirus: Quarantine rules end for dozens of destinations

Travellers to the UK from more than 70 places no longer have to self-isolate from Friday.

Coronavirus: Welsh pubs and cafes to reopen indoors on 3 August

Wales had been the only part of the UK not to set a date for the reopening of indoor hospitality.

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard: Court hears details of birthday row

The actor tells a libel hearing events after Amber Heard's 30th birthday were a "fitting end" to their marriage.

Dame Vera Lynn: Spitfire flypast marks funeral

A private funeral is being held as friends and fans also pay respects to the Forces' Sweetheart

Coronavirus: Most Britons still 'uncomfortable' eating out

An Office for National Statistics survey suggests just two-in-10 would be happy to dine indoors.

Football Headlines

Champions League: Man City could face Juventus or Lyon in quarter-finals

Manchester City will face Juventus or Lyon in the Champions League quarter-final if they overcome Real Madrid.

Europa League: Man Utd could face Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen in last eight

Manchester United are drawn against Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen in the last eight of the Europa League, while Wolves may meet Sevilla or Roma.

Scottish Premiership given green light for 1 August kick-off

The Scottish Premiership receives official permission to start the season on 1 August.

Jordan Henderson: Liverpool captain out for last four games of season

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson is ruled out for the remaining four games of the season with a knee injury, according to manager Jurgen Klopp.

VAR: Wrong penalty decisions in all Thursday games, Match of the Day told

Incorrect penalty decisions were made by the video assistant referee in all three of Thursday's games, BBC's Match of the Day is told.

Cricket Headlines

England v West Indies: Stuart Broad 'angry' at being left out of Test

England pace bowler Stuart Broad says he is "angry, frustrated and gutted" to have been left out of the first Test against West Indies in Southampton.

England v West Indies: Dom Bess dismisses Shai Hope for 16 after Ben Stokes catch

Frustrated England get their first wicket of the day as Dom Bess dismisses Shai Hope for 16 as the West Indies batsman edges to Ben Stokes at slip.

Bob Willis Trophy: Shortened red-ball competition named after ex-England captain

All 18 first-class counties will compete in a shortened red-ball tournament named in honour of Bob Willis.

England v West Indies highlights: Windies take control as Jason Holder takes 6-42

England are dismissed for 204 thanks to West Indies captain Jason Holder's superb 6-42 on day two of the first Test at in Southampton.

England v West Indies: James Anderson finally removes John Campbell

John Campbell, who had already successfully reviewed two lbw decisions off James Anderson's bowling, is dismissed for 28 as the Lancashire bowler finally gets his man.

The Register

US immigration uses Google Translate to scan people's social media ? even though Google says: Er, don't do that

'Me encanta América... huh, so you're a terrorist?!'

Google recommends that anyone using its translation technology add a disclaimer that translated text may not be accurate.

Dunkin do-nots: Deep-fried cake maker didn't warn its sugar addicts that crooks raided web accounts, says NY AG

President facing impeachment probe, Brexit off the rails... but more importantly, your Dunkies account was potentially pwned

The US state of New York is suing food chain Dunkin Donuts for what is says is an illegal lapse in computer security.

Quic! Head to the latest Chrome version and try out HTTP/3

New, faster protocol becomes a reality

The latest iteration of the ubiquitous HTTP internet protocol - version 3 - has hit the web.

Pro tip: Plug in your Tesla S when clocking off, lest you run out of juice mid hot pursuit

San Francisco copper learns the hard way

A police chase came to an untimely end this week when the officer in pursuit realised his Tesla S was about to run out of juice.

Dropbox Paper: Handy for collaborating... oh and harvesting email addresses, too

'We understand the concerns' says Dropbox (not enough to change how it works, though)

A security engineer has complained that a feature of Dropbox Paper, a document collaboration tool, leaks email addresses by design.

Newcastle United News

Ex-England midfielder Parker retires

Ex-England, Charlton and Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker announces his retirement from football.

Taxman's football raid 'may be unlawful'

HMRC officers seized documents from Newcastle United as part of a tax fraud investigation.

Newcastle keeper Sels joins Anderlecht

Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels joins Belgian champions Anderlecht on a season-long loan.

Premier League fixtures in full

Find out your club's full fixture list for the 2017-18 Premier League season.

Cisse leads tributes at Tiote memorial

Papiss Cisse leads the tributes at a memorial for former Newcastle team-mate Cheick Tiote, who died after collapsing in training in China.