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Coronavirus: UK measures 'making a difference'

People are heeding the advice to stay home to keep pressure off the NHS - and it's working, says adviser.

Coronavirus: Foreign Office links up with airlines to fly stranded Britons home

Foreign Office to work with airlines to get tens of thousands home - and spend £75m on other charter flights.

Woodmancote murder probe: Two adults and two children found dead

The four bodies found at the country property are believed to be members of the same family.

Lack of childcare 'forcing key workers to stay home'

As many childcare providers close their doors, key workers with young children tell the BBC they are "stuck".

Coronavirus: Prince Charles out of self-isolation

The Prince of Wales, 71, spent seven days self-isolating after testing positive and having mild symptoms.

Football Headlines

SPFL: Finishing season now more unlikely, clubs believe

There is a growing understanding among Scottish football clubs that finishing the season is becoming increasingly unlikely.

Jack Grealish: Aston Villa captain 'embarrassed' after car incident

Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish says he is "deeply embarrassed" after being pictured at the scene of a car accident on Sunday.

Sixty-six non-league clubs send open letter to FA over expunging season

Sixty-six non-league clubs send an open letter to the Football Association, calling for it to "urgently" reconsider expunging their seasons.

Hope Powell: Brighton manager wants WSL season completed

Brighton Women's manager Hope Powell says all players and coaches "want the Women's Super League season to finish" but the health and safety of everyone involved is "absolutely paramount".

Newcastle United put non-playing staff on leave because of coronavirus pandemic

Newcastle United become the first Premier League club to place their non-playing staff on temporary leave because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Cricket Headlines

Joe Root: England captain motivated by Australia documentary series

England Test captain Joe Root says watching the documentary series about Australia has helped motivate him for next winter's Ashes.

David Hodgkiss: Lancashire CCC chairman dies after contracting coronavirus

Lancashire chairman David Hodgkiss dies at the age of 71 after contracting coronavirus.

Pick your favourite ICC tournament memories - which clips do you want to see?

As the International Cricket Council opens up its video archive from global tournaments, we want you to pick your favourite memories.

Coronavirus: Surrey all-rounder Rikki Clarke becomes NHS volunteer

Surrey and former England all-rounder Rikki Clarke becomes one of 750,000 NHS Volunteer Responders.

Alastair Cook: Ex-England captain against shortened County Championship season

Ex-England captain Alastair Cook would prefer this year's County Championship to be scrapped than play in a shortened version.

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.